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:

Wheel Bearing Damage Inspection
Raise the front wheel off the ground with the jack (see Front Wheel Removal in the Wheels/Tires chapter). Special Tools - Jack: 57001-1238 Jack Attachment: 57001-1608 Turn the handlebar all the way to the right or left. Inspect the roughness of the front wheel bearing by moving [A] ...

Electronic Steering Damper Warning Indicator Light
The yellow light functions as the electronic steering damper warning indicator. The light and warning symbol "ESD" go on if there is a malfunction in the electronic steering damper system. However, this could also be caused by trouble with the charging system (e.g. battery). I ...

Upper Fairing Assembly Removal
Remove: Lower Fairings (see Lower Fairing Removal) Center Inner Fairing (see Center Inner Fairing Removal) Upper Inner Fairings (see Upper Inner Fairing Removal) Windshield (see Windshield Removal) Disconnect the front turn signal light lead connector [A] (both sides). Remove the bo ...