Front Fork Assembly
Replace the following parts with new ones after removal.
Retaining Ring [A]
Oil Seal [B]
Slide Bushing [C]
Guide Bushing [D]
Bottom Allen Bolt Gasket [E] (Right Fork Leg)
Right Fork Leg:
Install the centering plate [A] onto the bottom end of the
cylinder unit [B].
Put the cylinder unit with the centering plate into the inner
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the bottom Allen
Temporarily tighten the bottom Allen bolt.
Both Fork Legs:
Install the following parts into the inner tube.
Apply molybdenum disulfide grease to the oil seal lips and
install the guide bushing [A] washer [C] and the oil seal [D]
into the outer tube.
The split [B] of the guide bushing should face toward the
side of the vehicle.
Face the flat side [E] of the seal upward.
Tapping the oil seal with the fork oil seal driver until it
Special Tool - Front Fork Oil Seal Driver [F]: 57001-1530
Pour in the specified type of oil and install the parts re-
moved (see Fork Oil change).
Outer Tube [A]
Capacity (completely disassembled and dry) :
Right Side 507 ±2.5 mL (17.1 ± 0.085 US oz.)
Left Side 601 ±2.5 mL (20.3 ± 0.085 US oz.)