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 K1200R & K1200R Sport here.


  BMW K1200R 2005-2008 & K1200R Sport 2007-2008      
Technical Specifications:              
Capacity: 1157 ccm
Cylinder: 4
HP/KW: 163/120
Weight (kg): 237 (K1200R), 240 (K1200R Sport)
Seat height (mm): 820
Valve clearance (in): cold 0,18-0,28 mm
Valve clearance (out): cold 0,30-0,40 mm
Idle speed: 1150 ▒ 50 R/MIN
Injection: Injection 46 mm
Tire pressure (front): 2,5 bar
Tire pressure (rear): 2,9 bar
Spark plug 1: NGK KR9CI
Spark plug 2: -
Standpipe ě: Duolever fork
Drive: Kardan
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod:  
Engine oil without filter: SAE 5W-40
Engine oil with filter: 3,5 L min. API SL
Transmission oil: 600 ML SAE 90 GL-5
Brake fluid: DOT 4
Final drive oil: 230 ml 75W-140 GL-5 (K1200R),
230 ml SAE 90 GL-5 (K1200R Sport)
Fuel: 19,0 litres
Coolant: 2,55 litres




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

Reading fault memory with (BMW Motorrad) diagnostic system
Performing bleed test with the BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change in engine and oil tank, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive
Checking coolant level
Checking brake-fluid level, front and rear brakes
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Test ride as final inspection and function check
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation

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

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Checking transparency of hose for oil level indicator
Oil change in engine and oil tank, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive (every 2 years)
Checking valve clearance (every 30.000 km)
Replace all spark plugs (every 30.000 km)
Visual inspection of the brake pipes, brake hoses and connections
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Changing brake fluid, front and rear brakes
Checking front and rear brake fluid level
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
Checking coolant level
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Checking battery charge state
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation

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

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Checking transparency of hose for oil level indicator
Oil change in engine and oil tank, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive
Checking valve clearance (every 30.000 km)
Replace all spark plugs (every 30.000 km)
Replacing intake air filter
Visual inspection of the brake pipes, brake hoses and connections
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Changing brake fluid, front and rear brakes
Checking front and rear brake fluid level
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
Checking coolant level
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Lubricating ball-joint clamp and ball
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Checking battery charge state
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation