Originally Posted by nolift911
05 FZ6 - need to remove the swingarm bearings for powdercoating the swing arm. How do you remove these and how do you reinstall - are these seriously pressed in or just lightly wedged? I tapped on them a bit with no luck - I figure I will replace with new ones just wanted to know if I needed a bearing press etc...
Many thanks -
They will be pressed in. Most times you will not be able to get those bearings out without doing some kind of damage to them. Plan on purchasing a new set and make sure you have someone that can put them in properly. A hammer and a socket are not highly recommended, you should use a press.