Check the condition of the sealing
washer on the engine oil drain bolt.
Replace the washer every other time the
oil is changed.
Install the engine oil drain bolt and
tighten it to the specified torque:
18 lbf·ft (25 N·m , 2.5 kgf·m)
Engine Oil & Filter
Add Engine Oil:
Fill the crankcase with the
recommended oil (page
3.5 US qt (3.3 )
Install the oil filler cap.
Start the engine and let it idle for 3 5
Stop the engine and wait 2 3 minutes.
Hold the motorcycle upright and check
that the oil level is at the upper level
mark on the dipstick (page
Check that there are no oil leaks.
Install the right under cowl (page
Install the right side cover (page
If a torque wrench is not used for
installation, see your Honda dealer as soon
as possible to verify proper assembly.
Servicing Your Honda