Front Wheel Installation
Apply high-temperature grease to the grease seal lips.
Fit the collars [A] on both sides of the hub.
The collars are identical.
For models equipped with an ABS, fit the collar [A] to the
right side, and fit the collar with the sensor bracket [B] to
the left side.
Install the front wheel, and insert the front axle.
Remove the commercially available jack.
Torque - Front Axle : 127 N·m (13.0 kgf·m, 94 ft·lb)
Before tightening the front axle clamp bolts, pump the
forks up and down [A] 4 or 5 times to allow the right fork
leg to find a neutral position on the front axle.
Put a block [B] in front of the wheel to stop moving.
Do not apply the front brake.
Torque - Front Axle Clamp Bolts: 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m, 15 ft·lb)
Tighten the inner bolt [A] first, tighten the outer bolt [B]
second, and then tighten the inner bolt again.
Check the clearance [C] between the right fork leg [D] and
collar [E]. There should be about 2.0 mm (0.08 in.) of
If the clearance is out of this range, remove the front wheel
again and check the axle, wheel hub and other related
parts for damage.