Front Fork Disassembly
Drain the fork oil (see Front Fork Oil Change in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Hold the fork leg horizontally in a vise.
Compress the outer tube.
Remove the cap on the bottom of the front fork tube.
Stop the cylinder unit [A] from turning by using the fork
cylinder holder [B]. Unscrew the compression valve as-
sembly [C], and take the compression valve assembly
and gasket [D] out of the bottom of the inner tube [E].
Special Tool - Fork Cylinder Holder: 57001-1413
Remove the push rod [A] and cylinder unit [B] from the
top of the outer tube [C].
Separate the inner tube [A] from the outer tube [B] as
Slide up the spring band [C].
Slide up the dust seal [D].