Front Fork (KX450D6F ∼ D7F)
Remove the push rod [A].
With the outer tube compressed by hands, remove the
top plug wrench [A].
Removing the locknut and pushing the piston rod
thread into the cylinder unit will damage the oil seal.
Do not remove the locknut from the piston rod.
Remove the fork leg from the vise.
Loosen the fork top plug (subtank) [A] with the top plug
Special Tool - Top Plug Wrench, 49 mm: 57001-1653 [B]
Cylinder Unit [A]
Spring Seat [B]
Fork Spring [E]
Disassembling the cylinder unit can lead to trouble.
Do not disassemble the cylinder unit.
Remove the dust seal [A] and the retaining ring [B].
Be careful not to scratch the inner tube.