Front Wheel Removal
Remove the axle nut [A].
Loosen the axle clamp bolts [B] on both sides.
Raise the front wheel off the ground with jack.
Special Tools - Jack: 57001-1238
Jack Attachment: 57001-1608
Pull out the axle and remove the wheel.
Remove the collars [A] with caps [B] on both sides.
Do not lay the wheel on the ground with the disc
facing down. This can damage or warp the disc.
Place blocks under the wheel so the disc does not
touch the ground.
Insert a wood wedge between the brake pads.
This prevents them from being moved out of their proper
position, should the brake lever be squeezed accidentally.
Front Wheel Installation
Apply high-temperature grease to the grease seal lips.
Install the caps and collars to the hub on both sides.
Fit the projection [A] and groove [B].
Install the front wheel.
Apply a thin coat of high-temperature grease [A] to the
front axle [B] for rust prevention.
About 10 mm (0.4 in.) [C]
About 70 mm (2.8 in.) [D]
Do not apply grease to the threads of the axle.