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:

Special Tools and Sealant
Hand Tester: 57001-1394 Flywheel Puller Assembly, M38 × 1.5/M35 × 1.5: 57001-1405 Peak Voltage Adapter: 57001-1415 Lead Wire - Peak Voltage Adapter: 57001-1449 Key Registration Unit: 57001-1582 Grip: 57001-1591 Flywheel & Pulley Holder: 57001-1605 Rotor Holder: ...

Subthrottle Valve Actuator Resistance Inspection
Turn the ignition switch to OFF. Disconnect the subthrottle valve actuator connector [A]. Connect a digital meter to the subthrottle valve actuator connector [A]. Measure the subthrottle valve actuator resistance. Subthrottle Valve Actuator Resistance Connections: Y/BK lead [1 ...

Inner Tube Inspection
Visually inspect the inner tube [A]. If there is any damage, replace the inner tube. Since damage to the inner tube damages the oil seal, replace the oil seal whenever the inner tube is replaced. NOTICE If the inner tube is badly bent or creased, replace it. Excessive bending, followed by ...