Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: Oil Pump Drive Gear Installation

Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual / Engine Lubrication System / Oil Pump / Oil Pump Drive Gear Installation

First, engage the oil pump chain [A] to the gears, and then install the oil pump drive gear [B].

Turn the “OUT” mark [C] to outside.

Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the oil pump drive chain guide bolt and the oil pump drive gear bolt.

Tighten the oil pump drive gear bolt [D] temporary.

The oil pump drive gear bolt is left-hand threads.

Oil Pump Drive Gear Installation


Oil Pump Drive Gear Removal/Installation
Remove: Clutch (see Clutch Removal in the Clutch chapter) Oil Pump Drive Chain Guide Bolt [A] Oil Pump Drive Chain Guide [B] Oil Pump Drive Gear Bolt [C] Oil Pump Drive Gear [D] Oil Pum ...

Oil Pump Drive Gear Shaft Removal
Remove: Clutch (see Clutch Removal in the Clutch chapter) Oil Pan (see Oil Pan Removal) Circlip [A] Washer [B] Oil Pump Drive Gear Shaft [C] Special Tool - Outside Circlip Pliers: 5700 ...

Other materials:

Spring Preload Adjustment
To adjust the spring preload, turn the spring preload adjuster [A]. The standard adjuster setting is the 6 turns in from the fully counterclockwise position. WARNINGIf both adjusters are not adjusted equally, handling may be impaired and a hazardous condition may result. B ...

Special Tools
Bearing Driver Set: 57001-1129 Jack: 57001-1238 Bearing Remover Head, 25 × 28: 57001-1346 Bearing Remover Shaft, 13: 57001-1377 Jack Attachment: 57001-1608 ...

Cylinder Head Removal
Remove: Thermostat Housing (see Thermostat Removal in the Cooling System chapter) Exhaust Pipe (see Exhaust Pipe Removal) Camshafts (see Camshaft Removal) Heat Insulation Plate [A] (see Engine Removal in the Engine Removal/Installation chapter) Place a container under the coolant dr ...