Main maintenance operations
Changing the air filter
Have the air filter maintenance performed at a Ducati
Dealer or authorised Service Centre.
Checking brake and clutch fluid levels
The levels should not fall below the MIN marks on the
If level drops below the limit, air can get into the circuit and
make the system ineffective.
Fluids must be topped up and changed at the intervals
specified in the scheduled maintenance table reported in the
Warranty Booklet; please contact a Ducati Dealer or
authorised Service Centre.
It is recommended that all brake and clutch hoses be
replaced every 4 years.
If the control lever has excessive play and the transmission
snatches or jams when engaging a gear, this indicates that
air is in the circuit. Contact your Ducati Dealer or authorised
Service Centre to have the system inspected and air drained
The level of clutch fluid tends to increase in the
reservoir as the friction material on the clutch plates wears
out. Do not exceed the specified level (3 mm above the