Front Fork Removal
Front Wheel (see Tire/Wheels chapter)
Front Fender (see Frame chapter)
Front Brake Caliper (see Brakes chapter)
If the fork is to be disassembled later, loosen the top
plug before-hand. Loosen the upper clamp bolts [A]
before loosening the top plug [B].
Loosen the fork upper clamp bolt and the fork lower clamp
With a twisting motion [A], work the fork leg down and out.
Front Fork Installation
If loosen the top plug, tighten the top plug before tight-
ening the upper fork clamp bolt.
the fork with the upper end of the inner tube flush
[A] against the top surface of the stem head [B].
Torque - Front Fork
20 N.m (2.0 kgf.m, 14
Run the cables,
properly to prevent them from obstructing
movement of the handlebar (see Generallnforma-
Front Fork Oil Change
. Remove the front fork (see Front Fork Removal).
Top Plug [A]
Fork Spring Seat [C]
Fork Spring [D]