Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Remove the engine oil drain bolt [A] from the bottom of
the engine, and let the oil drain completely.
Replace the drain bolt assy with a new one.
Install the new drain bolt.
Torque - Engine Oil Drain Bolt: 25 N·m (2.5 kgf·m, 18 ft·lb)
Pour in the specified type and amount of oil.
Recommended Engine Oil
API SJ, SL or SM with JASO MA, MA1 or
Viscosity: SAE 5W-50
1.3 L (1.4 US qt)
1.5 L (1.6 US qt) (when engine is completely
Do not add any chemical additive to the oil. Oils fulfilling
the above requirements are fully formulated and provide
adequate lubrication for both the engine and the clutch.
Although 5W-50 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.
Check the oil level (see Oil Level Inspection in the Engine
Lubrication System chapter).
Replace the oil filler cap/dipstick O-ring with a new one.
Apply grease to the O-ring.
Tighten the oil filler cap/dipstick securely.
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE 2-21