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STEERING HEAD AND AXLE STUB
REMOVAL OF STEERING HEAD ASSEMBLY
Take out ball socket split pin (132 & 138) then remove ball socket nut (131 & 137)
along with washer (133 & 139).
Using a suitable ball pin extractor, remove ball socket assembly (122 & 124)
from bottom steering lever (127 & 135).
When separating ball joint from steering lever, an extractor tool MUST be used. DO
NOT strike areas around ball pin tapers with hammer blows under any circumstances
due to possible ball pin taper deformation.
Loosen swivel top cap setscrews (80) to release pressure in steering head. Remove one of setscrews
along with its washer (79) and replace with an eye bolt.
Remove U.J. fork oil seal housing lockscrew nuts (115). See fig no.12.
Fig No 12
Remove U.J. fork oil seal housing lockscrews (114). See fig no. 13.
Fig No 13
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Manual No. 1785 Issue A