5-12 ENGINE TOP END
Cylinder Head Cover
Cylinder Head Cover Removal
Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel System
Fuel Hose (see Fuel Hose Replacement in the Periodic
Spark Plug Cap [A]
Cylinder Head Cover Bolts [B] and Washers
Cylinder Head Cover [C]
When removing the spark plug cap, do not pull the
lead. The lead could be broken off or damaged the
Cylinder Head 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 [A] to the cylinder head as shown in
Sealant - Liquid Gasket, TB1216B: 92104-1064
Make the application finish within 20 minutes when the
liquid gasket (TB1216B) to the mating surface of the
cylinder head cover is applied.
Replace the cylinder head cover gasket [A] and spark plug
hole gasket [B] with new ones.
Install the cylinder head cover gasket and spark plug hole
Make sure that the upper chain guide [A] is bottomed.
Unless the upper chain guide is bottomed, the
camshaft chain could push the cylinder head cover
upward, leading to an oil leak.
Install the cylinder head cover.