Brake Pad Installation
Push the caliper piston(s) in by hand as far as they will
Install the piston side pad first, and then another pad.
Fit the pad end into the groove [A] of the anti-rattle spring
Front Brake [B]
Rear Brake [C]
Install the front caliper and tighten the bolts.
Torque - Front Caliper Mounting Bolts: 25 N·m (2.5 kgf·m,
Tighten the brake pad pin.
Torque - Brake Pad Pin: 17 N·m (1.7 kgf·m, 13 ft·lb)
Rear Brake Pad Pin Plug: 2.5 N·m (0.25 kgf·m, 22
Check the brake for good braking power, no brake drag,
and no fluid leakage.
After servicing, it takes several applications of the
brake lever or pedal before the brake pads contact
the disc, which could result in increased stopping
distance and cause an accident resulting in injury
or death. Do not attempt to ride the motorcycle until
a firm brake lever or pedal is obtained by pumping
the lever or pedal until the pads are against the disc.
Brake Pad Inspection
Refer to the Brake Pad Wear Inspection in the Periodic