Front Fork Installation (each fork leg)
Install the fork so that the top end [A] of the outer tube is
flush with the upper surface [B] of the steering stem head
Tighten the lower fork clamp bolts and fork top bolt.
Torque - Front Fork Clamp Bolts (Lower): 29 N·m (3.0
kgf·m, 21 ft·lb)
Tighten the upper fork clamp bolt.
Torque - Front Fork Clamp Bolt (Upper): 29 N·m (3.0 kgf·m,
Tighten the top plug before tightening the upper fork
Tighten the two clamp bolts alternately two times to en-
sure even tightening torque.
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Check the front brake effectiveness after installation.
Do not attempt to ride the motorcycle until a full
brake lever is obtained by pumping the brake lever
until the pads are against the disc. The brake will
not function on the first application of the lever if
this is not done.
Front Fork Disassembly
Remove the front fork (see Front Fork Removal).
Unscrew the fork top plug [A] from the outer tube [B].
Right Fork Leg:
Use the wrenches on the top plug [A] and piston rod nut
[B] loosen the piston rod nut.
Remove the top plug.