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2005 KX 125.....need some tune up info

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Hey guys, just picked up a 2005 KX125, going to be my "exercise bike" for the summer....use it as a bit of a break from the 450. Anyway, before spring comes along I would like to go through it and check it all over, so can someone please get me the following information....thanks guys:thumbsup:

Tranny Oil Weight -

Tranny Oil Amount -

Stock Fork Oil Weight -

Stock Fork Oil Height -

Spark Plug Number / Gap -

Front Axle Torque Specs -

Rear Axle Torque Specs -

Linkage Torque Specs -

Headset Torque Specs -

Again, thanks in advance for anyone who has this info....I have always been a Yamaha / Suzuki guy, so this green stuff is all new to me!

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Tranny Oil Weight - ATF Type F

Tranny Oil Amount - 700ml (it's on the case)

Stock Fork Oil Weight - 7w

Stock Fork Oil Height - Oil Level (fully compressed,

spring removed) = 105 ±2 mm (4.13 ±0.08 in.)

Spark Plug Number / Gap - NGK BR8es or BR8eix, .028-.031"

Front Axle Torque Specs - Tight & use the cotter pin (58ft-lbs)

Rear Axle Torque Specs - Tight & use the cotter pin (80ft-lbs)

Linkage Torque Specs - Tight, it has a nylock nut (Swingarm Pivot Shaft Nut= 72 ft-lbs)

Headset Torque Specs - 18ft-lbs

BTW, a service manual will be used more than your 8mm wrench. ebay has PDF manuals for $4.99. I suggest you get one.

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