Cotter Pin [A]
Axle Nut [B]
Axle [D] (from Right Side)
Remove the rear wheel rotation sensor from the caliper
bracket (see Rear Wheel Rotation Sensor Removal in the
Brakes chapter) (ABS equipped models).
Remove the drive chain [A] from the rear sprocket toward
Move the rear wheel back and remove it.
Do not lay the wheel on the ground with the disc
facing down. This can damage or warp the disc.
Place blocks under the wheel so that the disc does
not touch the ground.
Rear Wheel Installation
Apply high-temperature grease to the grease seal lips.
Fit the collars on the both sides of the hub.
Left Side Collar [A] (with Flange)
Right Side Collar [B]
Engage the drive chain with the rear sprocket.
Install the caliper bracket [A] onto the swingarm stop [B].
Insert the axle from the right side of the wheel, and tighten
the axle nut.
Torque - Rear Axle Nut: 108 N·m (11.0 kgf·m, 79.7 ft·lb)
Insert a new cotter pin [A].
When inserting the cotter pin, if the slots in the nut do
not align with the cotter pin hole in the axle, tighten the
nut clockwise [B] up to next alignment.
It should be within 30°.
Loosen once and tighten again when the slot goes past
the nearest hole.