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    KGT Wheel Removal (2009)

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    This DIY will cover removing and installing the Front and Rear Wheel Assembly on a 2009 KGT 1300.

    Tools

    • T20 for the ABS Sensor Bolt
    • T30 for the Fender Mounting Bolts
    • T45 for the Caliper Bolts
    • 3/8" drive torquewrench
    • Front Axle Socket - I use a Marc Parnes tool*
    • 19mm wrench or socket to use on the Axle Socket tool
    • Front Wheel Stand - I use a PitBull Stand*


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    Last edited by Semper_Fi; 06-13-2010 at 02:41 PM.

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    Process Overview

    • Put the bike on centerstand
    • Remove front fender
    • Remove Calipers
    • Remove ABS Sensor
    • Remove Right Side (Throttle Pinch Bolt)
    • Loosen quick release axle
    • Lift front wheel with front stand
    • Remove axle
    • Remove Wheel Assembly

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    So let's start - put the bike on the centerstand.

    Shop Tip - if you plan to take both tires off, and you plan to use a PitBull lift, you will want to remove the rear tire first.
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    Using a T30 remove the indicated Fender Bolts (Throttle side)
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    Same with the Clutch Side
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