Visually inspect the frame for cracks, dents, bending, or
If there is any damage to the frame, replace it.
A repaired frame may fail in use, possibly causing
an accident resulting in injury or death. If the frame
is bent, dented, cracked, or warped, replace it.
Rear Frame Removal
Side Cover (see Side Cover Removal)
Rear Fender (see Rear Fender Removal)
Rear Frame Bolts [A] (Both Sides)
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolt Caps [B] (Both Sides)
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolts [C] and Nuts (Both Sides)
Rear Frame [D]
Rear Frame Installation
Installation is the reverse of removal.
Replace the rear footpeg bracket nuts with new ones.
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the thread of the
rear frame bolt.
Torque - Rear Frame Bolts: 45 N·m (4.6 kgf·m, 33 ft·lb)
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolts: 25 N·m (2.5 kgf·m, 18
Rear Footpeg Bracket Removal
Open the clamp [A] (right side only).
Free the brake hose [B] from the guide [C] of the rear
footpeg bracket (right side only).
Spring Preload Adjuster Bolts [D] and Bracket (Right
Muffler Body Mounting Bolt [E] and Washer (Right Side
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolt Caps [F]
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolts [G] and Nuts
Rear Footpeg Bracket Bolt (Lower) [H] and Washer
Remove the rear footpeg bracket [I].