OVERHAULING THE WHEELS
The tables hereunder show the type of control the rim and wheel
axle are to be submitted to.
Note*: if the rim is badly, it should be re-
WHEEL RIM AXLE BENDING
If the bending figure is over the allowable max. limit, straighten
or replace the axle.
If the wheel axle cannot be straightened within the max. limits
(0,2 mm - 0,008 in.) stated, replace it.
Check to make sure that all the nipples are tight; tighten them if
Remember that an insufficient stretch jeopardizes the motorcycle
less than 0,5 mm
For an instant check, use a metal point (for instance, a screwdriv-
er) to beat the spokes with. A live sound accounts for an accurate
tightening, while a dull sound means that a new tightening is
less than 0,8 mm