Swingarm Bearing, Sleeve Inspection
Do not remove the bearings for inspection. Re-
moval may damage them.
Inspect the needle bearing [A] installed in the swingarm.
The rollers in a bearing normally wear very little, and wear
is difficult to measure. Instead of measuring, visually
inspect the bearing for abrasion, discoloration, or other
If the needle bearing and sleeve show any signs of ab-
normal wear, discoloration, or damage, replace them as