Remove the front fork.
With a twisting motion [A], work the fork leg [B] down and
Front Fork Installation
Install the fork so that the distance between the top end of
the outer tube and the upper surface of the steering stem
head is specified dimension.
[A] 10 mm (0.39 in.), (EUR) 5 mm (0.2 in.)
Torque - Upper Front Fork Clamp Bolts: 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m,
Lower Front Fork Clamp Bolts: 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m,
Tighten the two clamp bolts alternately two times to en-
sure even tightening torque.
Route the cables and hose according to the Cable, Wire,
and , Hose Routing section in the Appendix chapter.
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Front Fork Disassembly
Drain the folk oil (see Front Fork Oil Change in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Remove the dust seal [A] and the retaining ring [B].
Be careful not to scratch the inner tube.