Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: Crankcase Splitting

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Crankcase Splitting


1. Loosen the M6 bolts [A].

2. Loosen the M7 bolts [B].

3. Loosen the M9 bolts [C].

Take care not to damage the crankcase.

Crankcase Splitting


Crankcase
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Crankcase Assembly
NOTICE The upper and lower crankcase halves are machined at the factory in the assembled state, so the crankcase halves must be replaced as a set. With a high flash-point solvent, clean off the ...

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