Things you will need
NOTE: This Installation is best performed with the front wheel on the ground to hold it in place while swapping axles.
STEP 1: Remove Quick Release Axle Assembly
Back off the pinch bolt using your 6mm Hex Key. Remove pinch bolt, nut & steel shim completely and set aside. You can now release the lever and unthread the axle. Now that the steel shim is removed, the axle sleeve should slide out with the axle. If it stays in the fork, remove it as well.
STEP 2: Clean & Grease
Clean axle interfaces of both the fork and hub. Lightly Grease your new OneUp floating axle with a waterproof grease.
STEP 3: Install Axle
Slide OneUp floating axle through the fork and hub. Torque it to 9Nm using your torque wrench.
STEP 4: Install Pinch Bolt, Nut & Steel Shim
Slide the Supplied Steel Shim into the slot at the bottom of the fork leg. While holding it in place, drop the pinch bolt through the fork, steel shim, and thread it into the nut. Don't tighten the pinch bolt up completely yet.
STEP 5: Low Friction Point Setting
With the Axle torqued and the pinch bolt still loose. While standing over the bike & holding the bars in a riding position, compress the fork a few times to settle the fork lower into it's Lowest friction point.
STEP 6: Tighten Pinch Bolt
Torque pinch bolt to 5Nm.
You have successfully installed your Floating Fox Axle.
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