MAINTENANCE AND ADJUSTMENT
Front Fork Inspection
Holding the brake lever, pump the
front fork up and down several times
to inspect smooth stroke.
Visually inspect the front fork for oil
leakage, scoring or scratches on the
outer surface of the inner tube.
If any doubt about the front fork, it
should be checked by an authorized
A. Inner Tube
Spring Preload Adjustment
The spring preload adjuster is lo-
cated at the top end of each front fork
leg and can be adjusted.
To increase spring preload and stif-
fen the suspension, turn the preload
adjuster counterclockwise with the
To decrease preload and soften the
suspension, turn the preload adjust-
A. Spring Preload Adjuster