preload adjuster fully counterclockwise
until the adjuster stops.
Screw in the rebound damp
adjuster on the top bolt
so that the
between the adjuster bottom and
the spring prelaod adjuster end is 25
• Replace the bottom Allen bolt gasket with new one.
• Replace the following w
new ones whenever they
have removed from inner
.Visually inspect the
and replace them if
of the Top Bolt
• Remove the guide bush from the inner tube and cover
the groove with vinyl for installing new dust seal and
• Install the follow
onto the inner tube.
Bush (outer tube
into the outer tube,
seal driver (special tool).
Guide Bush (outer tube side)
A. 12 mm or more
.Applya non-permanent locking agent to the Allen bolt,
and tighten it to the
torque (see Exploded
• Insert the push rod in the piston rod.
type and amount of o
• Tighten the fork top bolt.
the rod nut finger
Check that the visible thread length is at least 12 mm.
A. 25 mm
spring onto the push rod so that the
closed side is
Install the top spring and collar onto the push rod.
Press the top spring down with drivers, and insert the
fork spring stopper (special tool) between the piston
rod and the top spring
OTighten the top bolt
While holding the fork top bolt, tighten the rod nut to
torque (see Exploded View)
ODo not remove the fork spring stopper (special tool),
while pressing the top spring down so that the spring
cause the force against the rod
Install the top
in the oute