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Wheels (rims); Front Wheel Removal; Front Wheel Installation - Kawasaki KX450F Service Manual

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Wheels (Rims)

Front Wheel Removal

Using the jack [A] under the frame, and stabilize the mo-
Special Tool - Jack: 57001-1238
Apply the rear brake to rear wheel so that it does not turn.
Unscrew the axle nut [A].
Loosen the left and right axle clamp bolts [B].
Place a commercially available jack under the engine to
raise the front wheel off the ground.
Remove the axle [C], and pull out the wheel. Take off the
collars and caps [D] from each side of the front hub.
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 the disc does not
touch the ground.
Insert a wood wedge between the disc brake pads this
prevents them from being moved out of their proper posi-
tion, should the brake lever be squeezed accidentally.

Front Wheel Installation

Apply grease to the seals.
Fit the projection [A] on the cap to the groove [B] on the
Install the caps and collars on the left and right side of the


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