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FRONT
WHEEL
Removal:
• Put the
motorcycle
up
on its center stand.
Disconnect
the
lower
end of the speedometer cable
with
pliers.
A. Axle Nut
B.
Speedometer Cable
Remove
the front
axle
cotter
pin,
nut, and washer.
•Use
a jack
under
the
engine to
lift the
front
of the
motorcycle.
•Holding
the front wheel to
facilitate axle removal, pull
out
the
axle,
and then
remove the wheel
from
the
motorcycle.
I
WARNING •
Do not lay the
wheel down
on
the
..._ _ _ _ . . _ brake disc.
This can damage
or
warp
the disc. Place blocks under the
wheel
so
the disc
does
not touch the
ground.
•Insert
a
wood wedge
(4
~
5
mm thic
k)
between the
disc brake pads.
This prevents the pads from being
moved out of
their proper position,
should
the
brake
lever
be squeezed
accidentally.
Installation:
•Remove the
wedge from
between the disc brake
pads.
•Check t~at
the speedometer
gear
housing
is properly
fitted on
the
front
hub, and
check
tha
t
the collar is on
the
right
side of the
hub.
•Hold
the front wheel
in its
place between
the
front
fork tubes,
and
insert
the
axle
from
the
right.
Put the
axle nut
on
the other end
but do not tigh
te
n it.
•Set
the
speedometer
gear housi ng so
that
it points rear,
and fit
the
housing
stops to the fork
leg stop.
SUPPLEMENT-1981
KZ305A 247
A. Fork Leg Stop
B. Speedometer Gear Housing
•Tighten
the axle nut to
6.0
kg-m (43
ft-lbs) of torque.
j
WARNING
• If
the axle nut is not securely
tightened,
..._ _ _ _ . . _ an unsafe
riding
condition could result.
•Insert a new
cotter
pin
through
the axle
nut and
axle,
and spread
its ends.
•Insert the speedometer
inner
cable
into
the
housing
while
turning
the wheel so
that
the
slot in the end of
the cable
will seat in
the
tongue
of
the speedometer
pinion. Tighten the
cable nut with
pl
iers.
I
WARNING •
The front brake lever must be pumped
..... - - - - • -
to move the brake pads into operating
position.
If this
is
not done, the first
few
applications
of
the brake
may be ineffective
and
an unsafe
riding
condition could result .
Speedometer Gear Housing Disassembly:
• Pull
the
speedometer
gear
housing
~.
off
the
wheel
hu b.
• Put
the
speedometer gear
housing into
a suitable
con-
tainer filled
with engine
oil,
and
heat the container so
that the temperature of the oil raises to 18~200°C.
•Being careful
not
to
suffer a
burn,
pick
up
the
speed·
ometer
gear housing and remove
the
grease
seal
using
a hook.
A.
Grease Seal
B.
Gear Housing

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