Tie-Rod, Rocker Arm
Support the front of the motorcycle with the stand.
When raising the rear wheel off the ground and re-
moving part(s) from the motorcycle, be sure to sup-
port the front of the motorcycle, or the motorcycle
may fall over. It could cause an accident and injury.
Side Stand Bracket (see Side Stand Removal in the
Engine Sprocket Cover (see Engine Sprocket Removal
in the Final Drive chapter)
Tie-Rod Bolts [A] and Nuts
Raise the rear wheel off the ground with webbing slings
Hang the webbing slings to the frame as shown.
Protect the vehicle using suitable clothes [B].
Tie-Rod Bolts and Nuts
Replace the tie-rod nuts with new ones.
Install the tie-rod, bolts and nuts temporarily.
Insert the bolts from the left side.
Remove the webbing slings.
When tightening the tie-rod nuts, lower the rear wheel
to the ground.
Torque - Tie-Rod Nuts: 34 N·m (3.5 kgf·m, 25 ft·lb)
After tightening, check that the bolt ends protrude from
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).