Install the front fork temporary.
Install the washer [A] and the steering stem head nut [B].
Torque - Steering Stem Head Nut: 108 N·m (11.0 kgf·m, 80
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Check and adjust the following after installation.
Steering (see Steering Play Inspection in the Periodic
Throttle Cables (see Free Play Adjustment in the Fuel
System (DFI) chapter)
Headlight Aim (see Headlight Beam Horizontal and ver-
tical Adjustment in the Electrical System chapter)
Check the front brake effectiveness.
Do not attempt to ride the motorcycle until a full
brake lever is obtained by pumping the brake lever
until the pads are against the disc. The brakes will
not function on the first application of the lever if
this is not done.
Steering Stem Warp
Whenever the steering stem is removed, or if the steer-
ing cannot be adjusted for smooth operation, check the
steering stem for straightness.
If the steering stem [A] is bent, replace the steering stem.