2006 KAWASAKI KX450F Service Manual


Filed Under (Kawasaki) by admin on 16-12-2010

Tightening Torque Incorrect torque applied to a bolt, nut, or screw may lead to serious damage. Tighten fasteners to the specified torque using a good quality torque wrench. Often, the tightening sequence is followed twice-initial tightening and final tightening with torque wrench. Force Use commonsense during disassembly and assembly, excessive force can cause expensive or hard to repair damage. When necessary, remove screws that have anon -permanent locking agent applied using an impact driver. Use aplastic-faced mallet whenever tapping is necessary. Gasket, O-ring Hardening, shrinkage, or damage of both gaskets andO-rings after disassembly can reduce sealing performance. Remove old gaskets and clean the sealing surfaces thoroughly so that no gasket material or other material remains. Install new gaskets and replace used O-ringswhenre-assembling Liquid Gasket, Non-permanent Locking Agent For applications that require Liquid Gasket ora Non-permanent Locking agent, clean the surfaces so that no oil residue remains before applying liquid gasket or Non-permanent locking agent. Do not apply them excessively. Excessive application can clog oil passages and cause serious damage. Press For items such as bearings or oil seals that must be pressed into place, apply small amount of oil to the contact area. Be sure to maintain proper alignment and use smooth movements when installing