Clutch Cover Removal
Drain the engine oil (see Engine Oil Change in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Right Lower Fairing (see Lower Fairing Removal in the
Clutch Cable Lower End (see Clutch Cable Removal)
Clutch Cover Bolts [A]
Turn the release lever [A] counterclockwise as shown,
and remove the clutch cover [B].
About 90° [C]
Clutch Cover Installation
Using a high flash-point solvent, clean off any oil or dirt
that may be on the liquid gasket coating area. Dry them
with a clean cloth.
Apply liquid gasket to the area [A] where the mating sur-
face of the crankcase touches the clutch cover gasket.
Sealant - Liquid Gasket, TB1211F: 92104-0004
Be sure to dowel pins [B] are in position.
Replace the clutch cover gasket with a new one and install
Clutch Cover [A]
Torque - Clutch Cover Bolts: 9.8 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 87 in·lb)
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Release Shaft Removal
Do not remove the clutch release lever and shaft
assembly unless it is absolutely necessary. If re-
moved, the oil seal replacement may be required.
Remove the clutch cover (see Clutch Cover Removal).
Pull the release lever and shaft assembly [A] straight out
of the clutch cover.