Apply high-temperature grease to the grease seal lips.
Fit the collars [A] on the both sides of the hub.
The collars are identical.
Apply a thin coat of grease [A] to the front axle [B] for rust
About 10 mm (0.4 in.) [C]
About 30 mm (1.2 in.) [D]
Do not apply grease to the threads of the axle.
Insert the front axle.
Torque - Front Axle: 130 N·m (13.3 kgf·m, 95.9 ft·lb)
Before tightening the axle clamp bolt [A] on the right front
fork leg, pump the front fork up and down 4 or 5 times to
allow the right front fork leg to seat on the front axle.
Put a block in front of the front wheel to stop moving.
Torque - Front Axle Clamp Bolt: 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m, 15 ft·lb)
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Check the front brake effectiveness (see Brake Operation
Inspection in the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
After servicing, it takes several applications of the
brake lever before the brake pads contact the disc,
which could result in increased stopping distance
and cause an accident resulting in injury or death.
Do not attempt to ride the motorcycle until a firm
brake lever is obtained by pumping the lever until
the pads are against the disc.
Rear Wheel Removal
Raise the rear wheel off the ground with the stand [A].