Engine Lubrication System
Engine Oil Change
Situate the motorcycle so that it is vertical after warming
up the engine.
Remove the engine drain plug [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 plug gasket [B] with a new one if it is
Tighten the drain plug.
Torque - Engine Drain Plug: 29 N·m (3.0 kgf·m, 22 ft·lb)
Pour in the specified type and amount of oil.
Recommended Engine Oil
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).
Left Lower Fairing (see Frame chapter)
Oil Filter Clamp
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.
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
4.0 L (4.2 US qt) (when engine is
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