GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??


Information and questions on GL1800 Goldwings (2001-2017)
Post Reply
KHetherington
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:11 pm
Location: Coweta, Oklahoma
Motorcycle: 2007 GL 1800 Goldwing

GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??

Post by KHetherington »



I need to know the torque for the nut on top of the upper triple clamp........2007 Gl 1800.......Thanks


User avatar
cihilb
Posts: 363
Joined: Sun Nov 22, 2009 9:20 pm
Location: Natrona Hts., PA
Motorcycle: 2012 Pearl White

Re: GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??

Post by cihilb »

I take it you mean the pinch bolts on the triple tree.

Here's the values for all the front end parts:
Handlebar weight mounting screw 10 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 7 lbf·ft) ALOC screw: replace with a new one.
Handlebar mounting bolt 26 N·m (2.7 kgf·m, 20 lbf·ft)
Front brake disc bolt 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m, 14 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Front pulser ring bolt (ABS model
only)
8 N·m (0.8 kgf·m, 5.8 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Front axle bolt 59 N·m (6.0 kgf·m, 43 lbf·ft)
Front axle holder bolt 22 N·m (2.2 kgf·m, 16 lbf·ft)
Fork center bolt 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m, 14 lbf·ft) Apply locking agent to the threads.
Fork damper lock nut (right fork only) 20 N·m (2.0 kgf·m, 14 lbf·ft)
Fork cap 23 N·m (2.3 kgf·m, 17 lbf·ft)
Anti-dive plunger case bolt 4 N·m (0.4 kgf·m, 2.9 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
******Fork top bridge pinch bolt 26 N·m (2.7 kgf·m, 20 lbf·ft)
******Fork bottom bridge pinch bolt 29 N·m (3.0 kgf·m, 22 lbf·ft)[/u]
Steering bearing adjustment nut 27 N·m (2.8 kgf·m, 20 lbf·ft) Apply oil to the threads and seating
surface.
Steering stem nut 103 N·m (10.5 kgf·m, 76 lbf·ft)
Delay valve mounting bolt 12 N·m (1.2 kgf·m, 9 lbf·ft)
Right front brake caliper mounting bolt 31 N·m (3.2 kgf·m, 23 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Secondary master cylinder mounting
bolt
31 N·m (3.2 kgf·m, 23 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Left front brake caliper lower pivot bolt 31 N·m (3.2 kgf·m, 23 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Left front brake caliper-to-secondary
master cylinder joint bolt
25 N·m (2.6 kgf·m, 19 lbf·ft) ALOC bolt: replace with a new one.
Brake hose joint attaching bolt 12 N·m (1.2 kgf·m, 9 lbf·ft)
Brake hose clamp bolt 12 N·m (1.2 kgf·m, 9 lbf·ft)
KHetherington
Posts: 2
Joined: Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:11 pm
Location: Coweta, Oklahoma
Motorcycle: 2007 GL 1800 Goldwing

Re: GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??

Post by KHetherington »

No..not the pinch bolts. The nut on top of the clamps.

I assume it is called the steering stem nut in your reply. I would have called the nut that tightens against the bearings the stem nut. I guess they both are.

Thanks for the reply.
User avatar
cihilb
Posts: 363
Joined: Sun Nov 22, 2009 9:20 pm
Location: Natrona Hts., PA
Motorcycle: 2012 Pearl White

Re: GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??

Post by cihilb »

Both listed right under the pinch bolt values.
User avatar
cihilb
Posts: 363
Joined: Sun Nov 22, 2009 9:20 pm
Location: Natrona Hts., PA
Motorcycle: 2012 Pearl White

Re: GL 1800 top triple clamp nut torque??

Post by cihilb »

Steering stem nut 103 N·m (10.5 kgf·m, 76 lbf·ft)


Post Reply