Transmission Installation Instructions
NOTE TO INSTALLER
Before installing transmission into a motorcycle it is recommended that you verify your
With the transmission in 3rd gear, verify shifter arm has equal movement when shifting
down or up. If motion is not equal in both directions then adjustment of the pawl is
necessary. See figure 1.
With transmission in 3rd gear, loosen the pawl adjuster locknut. See figure 2 & 3.
Once the locknut is loosened then you can use the pawl adjuster to center the pawl
arm on the shift drum dowels. See figure 4 & 5.
Once you have adjusted the pawl assembly so that the shifter arm has equal
movement in both directions tighten the locknut down while holding the adjuster in
Verify adjustment has not changed.
This procedure can be done with the transmission top installed or removed. This
procedure can also be done with the transmission installed in the motorcycle but we
recommend checking the adjustment before installation.