Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: Rebound Damping Force Adjustment

Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual / Suspension / Front Fork / Rebound Damping Force Adjustment

The standard adjuster setting is the 3 3/4 turns out from the fully clockwise position.

WARNING

If both adjusters are not adjusted equally, handling may be impaired and a hazardous condition may result. Be sure the adjusters are set equally.

Rebound Damping Force Adjustment


Rebound Damping Force Adjustment


Rebound Damping Force Adjustment


Front Fork
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