GUIDE TO 07+ R1 FORK AND WHEEL INSTALL

 

I WILL TRY AND COVER MOST OF IT BUT SOME COMBINATIONS

 WILL NEED TO BE CATERED FOR SUCH AS HANDLE BAR SELECTION ETC

 

I START BY AMASSING PARTS FROM VARIOUS SOURCES EBAY, BREAKERS, ETC

ROUGH SHOPPING LIST FOR THIS

FZ1 TOP YOKE/TREE

FZ1 RISERS OR OTHER YOUR PREFERENCE (I USE BANDIT ONES)

FZ1 BOTTOM YOKE/TREE OR 2009-10-11 BOTTOM YOKE

(THIS COMBINATION RETAINS STOCK RAKE AND NO CUTTING OF LOCK STOPS REQUIRED)

07+ FORKS 08'S ARE PREFERRED BUT ANY OF THESE YEARS

CALIPERS AND FRONT FENDER (09+DIFFERENT FENDER BEWARE)

R1 WHEEL SPINDLE

YOUR GEN 1 LOWER YOKE/TREE AND STEM

SET OF DISCS 310MM OR 320'S FROM F1 GEN2 R1 04-06 (NEED SPACERS FOR THESE)

04 ONWARDS R1 WHEELS YOU DONE NEED THE CUSH DRIVE AS YOU WILL USE THE FZ1

R6 REAR CALIPER AND HANGER EARLY TYPE

STEERING BUSH

NEW HEAD STOCK BEARINGS

SO YOU WILL END UP WITH THIS SORTA PILE

CLICK TO ENLARGE THUMBNAIL

 

YOKES/TREE - THE FZ1 STEM IS TO SMALL FOR THE HOLE IN THE FZ1/R1 BOTTOM YOKE TREE

SOLUTION IS TO MACHINE 2MM OFF THE STEM AND MAKE A TOP HAT BUSH

AND WELD TO STEM SEE PIC

TOP YOKE TREE REQUIRES A BUSH/SPACER

RISERS ARE DOWN TO PERSONAL CHOICE

REAR WHEEL FITS BUT REQUIRES A MODIFIED BRACKET FROM EITHER ME OR

GLENN HINTON AT MIDNIGHT MOTORCYCLE

2750 Millard Ave

Hastings, Minnesota 55033

651-480-BIKE-2453

 

 

 

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