G3-S Mounting Instructions
2014 Yamaha FZ-09
These are instructions for mounting the shock to the motorcycle. The shock has been preset for your weight, skill, and riding type. The preset adjustments are listed on your Setup Sheet.
After mounting the shock please check the Sag. Click here for details.
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1. Remove the stock shock absorber according to procedures outlined in your Yamaha service manual.
2. Install G3-S from the back of the motorcycle with reservoir line facing down as shown.
|3. Feed reservoir through the sub frame on the left side of the motorcycle as shown
|4. With G3-S in position install upper and lower shock bolts and nuts and torque to factory specificationStep 5- Wrap included hose clamp around reservoir and sub frame. There are two hose clamps included one is a Spare
|5. Wrap included hose clamp around reservoir and sub frame. There are two hose clamps included one is a Spare
|6. Place both included rubber pads between the reservoir and sub frame. Space the rubber pads as far apart as possible
7. Place the hose clamp between the two rubber pads. Tighten the hose clamp so that the reservoir will not move under any riding circumstances.
8. Installation is complete, double check all bolts, set your rider sag to the number recommended on your setup sheet and have fun on your ride
The shock is preset for you. Please check the sag before you ride.