1. Act like it's no big deal that he was rendered unconscious when the shuttle was shot down. 2. In the Kinrath cave on Dantooine, ask him to check out the Atmospheric Sensors 3. Tell the guy you found what was inside the Atmospheric Sensors, ask him to explain, then accept the 3,000 credits.
Save before possible influence gains with Bao and remove others from your group for it. You don't have to make the thugs jump in the center ring, you can simply kill them defending the innocent. Try doing something lightsided somewhere and having only Bao in your group. He has a fair amount of INF gains to be found. I assume you're checking the INF FAQ?
-Zenka, Weeble Queen There was a house?! -soulofsolitude