TIRE PRESSURE CHECK/SPOKES INSPECTION AND
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TIRE PRESSURE CHECK
• Tire pressure
Out of specification → Adjust.
Standard tire pressure:
100 kPa (1.0 kgf/cm
• Check the tire while it is cold.
• Loose bead stoppers allow the tire to slip off
its position on the rim when the tire pressure
• A tilted tire valve stem indicates that the tire
slips off its position on the rim.
• If the tire valve stem is found tilted, the tire is
considered to be slipping off its position. Cor-
rect the tire position.
SPOKES INSPECTION AND TIGHTENING
• Spokes 1
Bend/damage → Replace.
Loose spoke → Retighten.
3 Nm (0.3 m · kg, 2.2 ft · lb)
Be sure to retighten these spokes before and
after break-in. After a practice or a race check
spokes for looseness.
• Wheel runout
Elevate the wheel and turn it.
Abnormal runout → Replace.
, 15 psi)