2-52 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Completely wipe of the fork oil from the spring [A], spacer
[B] and cylinder unit [C].
Insert above-mentioned parts into the fork.
Temporarily tighten the fork top plug [A] (subtank) using
the top plug wrench.
Special Tool - Top Plug Wrench, 49 mm: 57001-1653 [B]
Clamp the axle holder with a vise.
Protect the axle holder with a rag when using a vise.
Clamping the axle holder too tight can damage it
which will affect riding stability.
Do not clamp the axle holder too tight.
Compress the outer tube by hands and install the top plug
wrench [A] between the axle holder bottom and locknut.
Special Tool - Top Plug Wrench, 49 mm: 57001-1653
Be careful of reaction force in spring and fix surely
so that special tool should not come off.
Do not place the fingers etc. while serving.
Insert the push rod [A] into the piston rod.