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Bolt, Nut, And Fastener Tightness; Tightness Inspection - Kawasaki KX85 Service Manual

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Bolt, Nut, and Fastener Tightness

Bolt, Nut, and Fastener Tightness

Tightness Inspection

Check the tightness of bolts and nuts listed here. Also,
check to see that each cotter pin is in place and in good
For the engine fasteners, check the tightness of them
when the engine is cold (at room temperature).
If there are loose fasteners, retorque them to the spec-
ified torque following the specified tightening sequence.
Refer to the appropriate chapter for torque specifications.
If torque specifications are not in the appropriate chapter,
see the Standard Torque Table. For each fastener, first
loosen it by 1/2 turn, then tighten it.
If cotter pins are damaged, replace them with new ones.
Nut, Bolt and Fastener to be checked
Spoke Nipples
Front Axle Nut
Rear Axle Nut
Final Drive:
Chain Adjuster Locknuts
Front Master Cylinder Clamp Bolts
Caliper Mounting Bolts
Brake Pedal Bolt
Front Fork Clamp Bolts
Rear Shock Absorber Mounting Bolts
Swingarm Pivot Shaft Nut
Uni-Trak Tie-rod & Rocker Arm Pivot Shaft Nuts
Steering Stem Head Nut
Handlebar Holder Bolts
Engine Mounting Nuts
Cylinder Head Nuts
Shift Pedal Bolt
Muffler Mounting Bolts
Kick Pedal Bolt
Rear Frame Pipe Bolts
Front Fender Mounting Bolt


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  • Julie Williams Jul 17, 2019 11:44:
    Can you please help me identify two engine years by the engine number and not the vin?

    1. KX085AE037​876

    2. KX085AE015​215

    Any help would be greatly appreciate​d.

    Thank you. Julie.
  • jeesus Jun 10, 2015 09:46: