Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Using the hand press, push the reservoir cap [A].
Using the flat tip screwdrivers [A], remove the reservoir
cap [B] with the bladder.
Hold the lower portion of the rear shock absorber in a vise
with soft jaws or heavy cloth.
Tap [A] the hole [B] in the stopper [C] with suitable tools
[D] to free the stopper from the rear shock body.
Slide up the stopper of the piston rod, then lightly tap
around the seal with a suitable rod and mallet, and push
the seal assembly [A] 10 mm (0.39 in.) down [B].
Remove the circlip [A].
Wrap a heavy cloth around the rear shock body and piston
rod to prevent the oil diffusion.
Lightly move the piston rod [B] back and forth, and pull
out the piston rod assembly.
Drain the oil.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE 2-69