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Service schedules for all BWM 2 valve aircooled twins….

Change oil when engine at regular operating temperature
Renew oil filter element
Check spark plug electrode gaps
Clean carburettor float chambers
Grease clutch cable nipple at top and bottom and stand pivots
Check/adjust valve clearances
Check battery acid level
Clean and grease battery terminals
Synchronise carburettors and adjust cables
Check the condition of the following...
Tyres & wheels
Tyre pressures
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: engine / main frame, engine / engine carrier and cylinder head / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: main frame / rear frame, frame bottom section / main frame and engine carrier / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: footrest plate / main frame and centre stand / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: exhaust system
Checking the following…
Lights & signal systems
Telltale & warning lights
Clutch & gear shift handbrake & footbrake
Steering adjustment
Instruments
Engine idle speed
Road test & report
Change oil when engine at regular operating temperature, renew oil filter element
Oil change: gearbox, rear wheel drive, rear swinging fork (not Paralever), telescopic forks
Renew spark plugs
Check spark plug electrode gaps
Renew intake air cleaner element
Clean carburettor float chambers
Check clutch operating clearance
Grease clutch cable nipple at top and bottom and side stand pivot
Check brake fluid level at front and rear
Check operation of brake system and freedom from leaks
Examine brake pads and discs for wear
Check free travel of rear brake
Renew brake fluid at least once a year
Take up slack at bolts and nuts: engine mounts, suspension strut mounts, centre stand
Check swinging arm bearing play at frame and pivot point (Paralever)
Check endplay at valve rockers
Check/adjust valve clearances
Check play at steering bearings
Check battery acid level
Clean and grease the battery posts
Synchronise the carburettors, and adjust the wire cables
Checking condition of the following...
Checking condition of tires & wheels rims & spokes
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: engine / main frame, engine / engine carrier and cylinder head / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: main frame / rear frame, frame bottom section / main frame and engine carrier / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: footrest plate / main frame and centre stand / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: exhaust system
Tyre pressures
Lights & signal systems
Telltale & warning lights
Clutch & gear shift
Handbrake & footbrake
Steering
Instruments
Engine idle speed
Change oil when engine at regular operating temperature
Renew oil filter element
Oil change: gearbox, rear wheel drive, rear swinging fork (not Paralever),telescopic forks
Renew brake fluid
Clean and grease the battery posts
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: engine / main frame, engine / engine carrier and cylinder head / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: main frame / rear frame, frame bottom section / main frame and engine carrier / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: footrest plate / main frame and centre stand / main frame
Checking specified torque of threaded fasteners with torque wrench: exhaust system
Final inspection with safety/operating check:
Condition of tyres and wheels, rims and spokes, tyre pressures
Lights and signal systems
Telltale and warning lights
Clutch and gear shift
Handbrake and footbrake, steering
Instruments
Engine idle speed
Road test & report