Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: warrington, england
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
oil grade for mineral oil is 10/40w
for fully synthetic its 5/40w
standard oil is mineral - don't mix synthetic with mineral or it will turn to treacle when the engine warms up!!
*it's good practice to change the filter as well
not sure on the sump capacity???
# might be worth some research or ask another owner who has a manual for the bike
some info here from honda manual:
Recommended Oil Viscosity SAE 10W-40
Temp above -10°C (15°F) SAE 20W-40, 20W-50
Temp above -20°C (-5°F) SAE 10W-40
Temp -20°C (-5°F) to 33°C (90°F) SAE 10W-30
Oil Change Information
Drain plug torque 2.5-3.5 kg-m (18-25 ft-lb)
Oil filter bolt torque 2.8-3.2 kg-m (20-23 ft-lb)
Last edited by benny hedges; 11-07-2009 at 03:47 PM.
Reason: Oil Capacity 1.6 qt (1.5 lit)