Engine Oil Change
Remove the lower fairings (see Lower Fairing Removal in
the Frame chapter).
Situate the motorcycle so that it is vertical after warming
up the engine.
Remove the engine oil drain bolt [A] to drain the oil.
The oil in the oil filter can be drained by removing the filter
(see Oil Filter Replacement).
Replace the drain bolt gasket with a new one.
Tighten the drain bolt.
Torque - Engine Oil Drain Bolt: 29 N·m (3.0 kgf·m, 22 ft·lb)
Pour in the specified type and amount of oil.
Recommended Engine Oil
API SE, SF or SG
API SH or SJ with JASO MA
3.4 L (3.6 US qt) (when filter is not
3.6 L (3.8 US qt) (when filter is removed)
4.0 L (4.2 US qt) (when engine is
Although 10W-40 engine oil is the recommended oil
for most conditions, the oil viscosity may need to be
changed to accommodate atmospheric conditions in
your riding area.
Oil Filter Replacement
Drain the engine oil (see Engine Oil Change).
Remove the oil filter [A] with the oil filter wrench [B].
Special Tool - Oil Filter Wrench: 57001-1249
Replace the filter with a new one.
Apply engine oil to the gasket [A] before installation.
Tighten the filter with the oil filter wrench.
Torque - Oil Filter: 31 N·m (3.2 kgf·m, 23 ft·lb)
Hand tightening of the oil filter can not be allowed since
it does not reach to this tightening torque.
Pour in the specified type and amount of oil (see Engine
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