Operate the front brake and pump the
fork several times. Check for free
wheel rotation after the brake is
released. Recheck the wheel if the brake
drags or the wheel does not rotate freely.
If the clearances between each surface
of the brake disc and the brake caliper
body ( ) (not the brake pads) are
symmetrical, follow next step.
If the clearances are not symmetrical,
loosen the left axle pinch bolts and pull
the left fork outward or push inward to
adjust the clearance. Then follow the
Tighten the axle pinch bolts on the right
fork leg to the specified torque:
16 lbf·ft (22 N·m , 2.2 kgf·m)
If You Have a Flat Tire
Visually check that the clearances
between each surface of the brake disc
and the brake caliper body (not the
brake pads) are symmetrical.
(3) brake disc
Taking Care of the Unexpected
(4) brake caliper body