Hold the fork tube upright, press the outer tube [A].
Pour in the type and amount of fork oil specified.
Suspension Oil - SS47 (1L): 44091-0010
Amount (Per Side):
When changing oil:
Approx. 295 mL (10.0 US oz.)
After disassembly and completely dry:
345 ±2.5 mL (11.7 ±0.085 US oz.)
Move the outer tube up and down (about 20 mm (0.79
in.)) more than 10 times in order to expel the air from the
Measure the oil level as follows.
Hold the inner tube vertically in a vise.
Wait until the oil level settles.
With the fork fully compressed, insert a tape measure or
rod into the inner tube [A], and measure the distance [B]
from the top [C] of the outer tube [D] to the oil.
Oil Level (fully compressed, without spring and collar)
160 ±2 mm (6.3 ±0.08 US oz.)
Fork oil level may also be measured using the fork oil
level gauge [E].
Special Tool - Fork Oil Level Gauge: 57001-1290
Pull the handle slowly to pump out the excess oil until the
oil no longer comes out
If no oil is pumped out, there is insufficient oil in the inner
tube. Pour in enough oil, then pump out the excess oil as
Fork Spring [A]
Plastic Collar [C]