forks removel?


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  • xr650r_Maine

Posted June 23, 2006 - 07:20 AM

#1

I need pointers on how the hell do I take off my 650r frt forks so I can grease the bearing etc, Its a new bike.I already took off the top center fork nut/washer and the top fork tube bolts but am I missing something? :excuseme: :bonk:

  • ProMed

Posted June 23, 2006 - 08:55 AM

#2

I need pointers on how the hell do I take off my 650r frt forks so I can grease the bearing etc, Its a new bike.I already took off the top center fork nut/washer and the top fork tube bolts but am I missing something? :excuseme: :bonk:

Have you loosened the bottom fork bolts?

  • big t

Posted June 24, 2006 - 02:41 AM

#3

Ther are 2 nuts to take off. 1 on top of the top triple clamp and 1 on under the top triple clamp.

  • xr650r_Maine

Posted June 24, 2006 - 03:13 AM

#4

Ther are 2 nuts to take off. 1 on top of the top triple clamp and 1 on under the top triple clamp.


Yeah I got the top 1 but I had to look real hard to find the bottom 1, took off top clamp and she came out, Could`nt get the lower bearing out/off but I just lubed it real good.all put back together. Thanks

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  • dakota2

Posted June 25, 2006 - 04:39 AM

#5

If you do a google search for xr650r pdf manual you can read the factory shop manual online, good stuff...

  • rockn6gs

Posted June 25, 2006 - 01:11 PM

#6

http://www.xr650r.us/

  • HC

Posted June 27, 2006 - 09:49 PM

#7

what size socket do you use to get the top nut off?
thanks

  • xr650r_Maine

Posted June 28, 2006 - 03:27 AM

#8

what size socket do you use to get the top nut off?
thanks


30mm :excuseme:





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