Important information
Regular maintenance is a must for a reliable and good motorcycle. Under normal driving conditions you can do the service a few hundred km sooner or later.
Subsequent you will find technical data as well as maintenance and service information.
We make no claim to completeness or accuracy of all data, these are only for your information.

You can find all spare parts for your BMW F650GS (08-), F700GS & F800GS here.


  BMW F650GS 2008-2012   BMW F700GS 2012-    BMW F800GS 2008-2012
Technical Specifications:              
Capacity: 798 ccm 798 ccm 798 ccm
Cylinder: 2 2 2
HP/KW: 71/52 75/77 85/63
Weight (kg): 199 209 207
Seat height (mm): 820 820 880
Valve clearance (in): cold 0,18-0,26 mm   cold 0,18-0,26 mm
Valve clearance (out): cold 0,27-0,35 mm   cold 0,27-0,35 mm
Idle speed: 1250 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1250 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1250 ▒ 50 R/MIN
Injection: Injection Injection Injection
Tire pressure (front): 2,2 (2,4) bar 2,2 (2,4) bar 2,2 (2,4) bar
Tire pressure (rear): 2,4 (2,8) bar 2,4 (2,8) bar 2,4 (2,8) bar
Spark plug 1: NGK DCPR8E NGK DCPR8E NGK DCPR8E
Spark plug 2: NGK DCPR8EIX   NGK DCPR8EIX
Standpipe ě: 43 mm fork 41 mm fork 45 mm USD-fork
Drive: 116 items chain 116 items
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod: SAE 7,5W    
Engine oil without filter: SAE 15W-50 SAE 15W-50 SAE 15W-50
Engine oil with filter: 2,9 L min. API SJ 2,9 L min. API SJ 3,0 L min. API SJ
Transmission oil:      
Brake fluid: DOT 4 DOT 4 DOT 4
Final drive oil:      
Fuel: 16,0 litres 16,0 litres 16,0 litres
Coolant: ca.1,65 litres water+ ca. 1,3 litres





  BMW F800GS 2013-       BMW F800GS Adventure 2013-  
Technical Specifications:              
Capacity: 798 ccm 798 ccm
Cylinder: 2 2
HP/KW: 85/63 85/63
Weight (kg): 214 229
Seat height (mm): 880 890
Valve clearance (in):    
Valve clearance (out):    
Idle speed: 1250 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1250 ▒ 50 R/MIN
Injection: Injection Injection
Tire pressure (front): 2,2 (2,4) bar  
Tire pressure (rear): 2,4 (2,8) bar  
Spark plug 1: NGK DPR8E NGK DPR8E
Spark plug 2: -  
Standpipe ě: 45 mm USD-fork 43 mm USD-fork
Drive: 116 items chain
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod:    
Engine oil without filter: SAE 15W-50 SAE 15W-50
Engine oil with filter: 2,9 L min. API SJ 2,9 L min. API SJ
Transmission oil:    
Brake fluid: DOT 4 DOT 4
Final drive oil:    
Fuel: 16,0 litres 24,0 litres
Coolant: water+ water+


Running-in Check / 600 miles (1.000 km) service:

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system (F800GS)
Performing vehicle test with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system (F650GS Twins, F700GS, F800GS Adv.)
Setting service-due date and service countdown distance
Engine-oil change, with filter
Checking coolant level
Check/adjust clutch play
Checking and lubricating chain drive
Checking tire pressure
Adjusting steering-head bearing play
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation
Checking front and rear brake fluid level (F700GS, F800GS, F800GS Adv.)
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing (F700GS, F800GS, F800GS Adv.)
Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary (F800GS, F800GS Adv.)
Checking chain sag and lubricating drive chain (F800GS)

6.000 miles (10.000 km) service (30.000 km / 50.000 km):

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Oil change, engine, with filter (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking coolant level (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Check/adjust clutch play (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Change brake fluid in entire system (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Visually inspecting brake pipes, brake hoses and connections (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking tire pressures and tread depth (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking and lubricating chain drive (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking ease of movement of side stand (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Check the steering-head bearing (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Setting service-due date and service countdown distance (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking battery charge state (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking or replacing air filter element (for off-roading, F800GS)
Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary (F800GS)

12.000 miles (20.000km) service (40.000 km / 60.000 km):

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Oil change, engine, with filter (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking valve clearance (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Replace all spark plugs (every 40.000 km, F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Replace air filter cartridge (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking coolant level (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Check/adjust clutch play (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Change brake fluid in entire system (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Visually inspecting brake pipes, brake hoses and connections (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking tire pressures and tread depth (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking and lubricating chain drive (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking ease of movement of side stand (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Check the steering-head bearing (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Setting service-due date and service countdown distance (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Checking battery charge state (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation (F650GS Twins, F800GS)
Oil change in telescopic front forks (F800GS)
Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary (F800GS)