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.

Spares for BMW K1600GT & K1600GTL


Technical data

Model BMW K1600GT 2011-2016
Volume (ccm) 1649
Cylinders 6
Power (HP) 160
Power (KW) 118
Weight (kg) 332
Seat height (mm) 810
Idle speed (R/Min) 900 ┬▒ 50
Injection Injection 52 mm
Tyre pressure front (bar) 2,9
Tyre pressure rear (bar) 2,9
Spark plug 1 NGK LMAR8AI-8
Spark Plug 1 -
Standpipe Duolever-fork
Drive Cardan
Fork oil per rod -
Engine Oil Without Filter SAE 5W-40
Engine Oil With Filter 4,5 L MIN. API SL
Gearbox Oil -
Break Fluid DOT 4
Final Drive Oil 180ML 75W-90 GL-5
Fuel tank volume 26.5
Coolant 3,5 L


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

Setting service-due date and service countdown distance
Performing vehicle test with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change, engine, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive
Checking front and rear brake fluid level
Checking coolant level
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation

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

Performing vehicle test with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change, engine, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive (every 2 years)
Draining oil condensate hose
Visual inspection of the brake pipes, brake hoses and connections
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Changing brake fluid, front and rear brakes
Checking clutch system
Checking coolant level
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking ease of movement of centre stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Setting service-due date and service countdown distance
Checking battery charge state
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation

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

Performing vehicle test with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change, engine, with filter
Checking valve clearance (every 30.000 km)
Replace all spark plugs (every 30.000 km)
Replace air filter cartridge
Oil change, rear wheel drive (every 2 years)
Draining oil condensate hose
Visual inspection of the brake pipes, brake hoses and connections
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Changing brake fluid, front and rear brakes
Checking clutch system
Checking coolant level
Checking tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking ease of movement of centre stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Setting service-due date and service countdown distance
Checking battery charge state
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation