Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: Transmission Shaft Assembly

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Transmission Shaft Assembly


Transmission Shaft Assembly


Fit the steel balls into the 5th gear holes in the output shaft.

5th Gear [A] Output Shaft [B] Steel Balls [C]

Transmission Shaft Assembly


NOTICE

Do not apply grease to the balls to hold them in place. This will cause the positive neutral finder mechanism to malfunction.

After assembling the 5th gear with steel balls in place on the output shaft, check the ball-locking effect that the 5th gear does not come out of the output shaft when moving it up and down by hand.

Transmission


1. 1st Gear

2. 2nd Gear

3. 3rd Gear

4. 4th Gear

5. 5th Gear

6. 6th (Top) Gear

7. Drive Shaft

8. Output Shaft

9. Circlip (Turn the punch mark to the gear.)

10. Toothed Washer

11. Toothed Washer

12. Toothed Bushing, L = 15 mm (0.60 in.)

13. Toothed Washer

14. Circlip (Turn the punch mark to the washer.)

15. Bushing, 31 mm (1.2 in.)


16. Toothed Bushing, L = 9.4 mm (0.37 in.)

17. Washer

18. Bushing, 25 mm (1.0 in.)


Shift Drum and Fork Removal

Refer to the Transmission Assy Disassembly.

Shift Drum and Fork Installation

Refer to the Transmission Assy Assembly.

Transmission Shaft Disassembly
Remove the transmission shafts (see Transmission Shaft Removal). Remove the circlips, and then disassemble the transmission shafts. Special Tool - Outside Circlip Pliers: 57001-144 The 5t ...

Shift Drum Disassembly
Remove the shift drum (see Transmission Assy Disassembly). While holding the shift drum with a vise, remove the shift drum cam holder bolt [A]. Remove: Shift Drum Cam [B] Dowel Pin [C] ...

Other materials:

Rear Caliper Holder Shaft Wear
The caliper body must slide smoothly on the caliper holder shafts [A]. If the body does not slide smoothly, one pad will wear more than the other, pad wear will increase, and constant drag on the disc will raise brake and brake fluid temperature. Check to see that the caliper holder shafts ar ...

Handlebar Installation
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the threads of the handlebar positioning bolts and tighten them. Torque - Handlebar Positioning Bolts: 9.8 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 87 in·lb) Install the steering stem head with handlebars. Install the washer [A] and steering stem head nut [B]. Tighten: ...

Chassis Parts Lubrication
Before lubricating each part, clean off any rusty spots with rust remover and wipe off any grease, oil, dirt, or grime. Lubricate the points listed below with indicated lubricant. NOTE Whenever the vehicle has been operated under wet or rainy conditions, or especially after using a high ...