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:

Drive Chain Slack Adjustment
Remove the cotter pin [A], and loosen the rear axle nut [B]. Loosen the both chain adjuster locknuts [C]. If the chain is too loose, turn out the left and right chain adjusters [D] evenly. If the chain is too tight, turn in the left and right chain adjusters evenly, and kick the wheel f ...

Brake Hose and Pipe Damage and Installation Condition Inspection
Inspect the brake hoses, pipes and fittings for deterioration, cracks and signs of leakage. The high pressure inside the brake line can cause fluid to leak [A] or the hose to burst if the line is not properly maintained. Bend and twist the rubber hose while examining it. Replace the ...

Engine Oil Flow Chart
1. Oil Screen 2. Oil Pump 3. Oil Pressure Relief Valve 4. Oil Filter 5. Oil Pipe 6. Oil Cooler 7. Balancer Oil Passage 8. Main Oil Passage 9. Crankshaft Oil Passage 10. Oil Pressure Switch 11. Camshaft Oil Passages 12. Drive Shaft Oil Passage 13. Output Shaft Oil Passage 14. Starter ...