Unscrew the screws [A]
Separate the chain slipper [B] from the swingarm.
Apply plenty of grease to the inside of the needle bear-
ings, sleeves, and oil seals.
Tighten the following:
Torque - Swingarm Pivot Shaft Nut: 98 N·m (10 kgf·m, 72
Rocker Arm Pivot Nut: 83 N·m (8.5 kgf·m, 61 ft·lb)
Rocker Arm Pivot Nut: 59 N·m (6.0 kgf·m, 42 ft·lb)
Refer to the Wheels/Tires, Final Drive, and Brakes chap-
ters for wheel installing.
Swingarm Bearing Removal
Swingarm (see Swingarm Removal)
Grease Seals [B]
Needle Bearings [D]
Remove the needle bearings [E] using the oil seal & bear-
Special Tool - Oil Seal & Bearing Remover: 57001-1058
Swingarm Bearing Installation
Replace the needle bearings and, grease seals with new
Apply plenty of grease to the sleeves [D], grease seals
[C], and needle bearings [A] [B].
Install the needle bearings so that the manufacturer's
marks face out.
Install the grease seals so that the deep groove side of
the rip in-ward.
Special Tool - Bearing Driver Set: 57001-1129
Install the needle bearings and grease seals position as
The installation procedure is the same as the counter