2-62 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Using the jack, raise the front wheel off the ground.
Special Tool - Jack: 57001-1238
Remove number plate (see Number Plate Removal in the
Remove the handlebar pad [A].
Handlebar Clamp Bolts [A]
Handlebar Holders [B] (upper)
Loosen the front fork upper clamp bolts [A], and remove
the steering stem head nut [B] and steering stem head
Turn the steering stem nut [A] with the steering stem nut
wrench [B] to obtain the proper adjustment.
Special Tool - Steering Stem Nut Wrench: 57001-1100
If the steering is too tight, loosen the stem nut a fraction of
a turn; if the steering is too loose, tighten the nut a fraction
of a turn.
Turn the stem nut 1/8 turn at a time maximum.