INSTALLING THE REAR SHOCK ABSORBER
•Connecting arm •Relay arm • Rear shock absorber
When installing the rear shock absorber, lift up the swingarm.
REMOVING THE SWINGARM
Before removing the drive chain and the sprockets, measure the drive chain slack and a ten link section of the drive chain.
•Swingarm free play
• Check the tightening torque of the pivot shaft nut.
Pivot shaft nut:
• Check the swingarm side play 0 by moving it from side to side.
If side play is noticeable, check the collar, spacers, bearings, bushings and frame pivot.
• Check the swingarm vertical movement [b] by moving it up and down.
If vertical movement is tight or rough, or if there is binding, check the collar, spacers, bearings, bushings and frame pivot.
CHECKING THE SWINGARM
1. Check: •Swingarm Bends/cracks/damage -> Replace.
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