Apply high-temperature grease to the grease seal lips.
Fit the collars [A] on the both sides of the hub.
The collars are identical.
Insert the front axle.
Remove the jack.
Torque - Front Axle: 108 N·m (11.0 kgf·m, 80 ft·lb)
Before tightening the front axle clamp bolt [A] on the right
front fork leg, pump the front fork up and down 4 or 5 times
to allow the right front fork leg to seat on the front axle.
Put a block in front of the front wheel to stop moving.
Torque - Front Axle Clamp Bolt: 34 N·m (3.5 kgf·m, 25 ft·lb)
Install the front calipers (see Front Caliper Installation in
the Brakes chapter).
Check the front brake effectiveness (see Brake Operation
Inspection in the Periodic Maintenance chapter).
After servicing, it takes several applications of the
brake lever before the brake pads contact the disc,
which could result in increased stopping distance
and cause an accident resulting in injury or death.
Do not attempt to ride the motorcycle until a firm
brake lever is obtained by pumping the lever until
the pads are against the disc.
Rear Wheel Removal
Raise the rear wheel off the ground using the stand [A].
For models equipped with an ABS, remove the rear wheel
rotation sensor from the caliper bracket (see Rear Wheel
Rotation Sensor Removal in the Brakes chapter).
Rear Caliper Mounting Bolts [A]
Rear Caliper [B]