Periodic Maintenance Procedures
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.
Check the oil level (see Oil Level Inspection in the Engine
Lubrication System chapter).
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 grease to the gasket [A] before installation.
Tighten the filter with the oil filter wrench.
Torque - Oil Filter: 17 N·m (1.7 kgf·m, 13 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
API SE, SF or SG
API SH, SJ or SL with JASO MA
3.1 L (3.3 US qt) (when filter is not
3.3 L (3.5 US qt) (when filter is removed)
3.8 L (4.0 US qt) (when engine is
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