To remove the ball bearing outer races [A] pressed into
the head pipe [B], insert a bar [C] into the recesses of
head pipe, and applying it to both recess alternately ham-
mer it to drive the race out.
If either steering stem bearing is damaged, it is recom-
mended that both the upper and lower bearings (includ-
ing outer races) should be replaced with new ones.
Remove the lower ball bearing [A].
Remove the lower ball bearing inner race [A] (with its oil
seal) which is pressed onto the steering stem with a suit-
able commercially available chisel [B].
Stem, Stem Bearing Installation
Replace the bearing outer races with new ones.
Drive them into the head pipe at the same time.
Special Tools - Head Pipe Outer Race Press Shaft [A]:
Head Pipe Outer Race Driver, 55 [B]: 57001
Apply grease to the outer races.
Replace the lower ball bearing inner race [A] and oil seal
[B] with new ones.
Apply grease to the following.
Lower Ball Bearing Inner Race
Install the oil seal on the steering stem, and drive the lower
ball bearing inner race onto the stem.
Special Tools - Steering Stem Bearing Driver,
Steering Stem Bearing Driver Adapter,
41.5 [D]: 57001-1345