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 R1200GS & BMW R1200GS Adventure here.


  BMW R1200GS 2004-2007   BMW R1200GS 2008-2009   BMW R1200GS 2010-2012
Technical Specifications:      
Capacity: 1170 ccm 1170 ccm 1170 ccm
Cylinder: 2 2 2
HP/KW: 98/72 105/77 110/81
Weight (kg): 230 229 234
Seat height (mm): 810 850 850
Valve clearance (in): cold 0,15 mm cold 0,15 mm cold 0,13-0,23 mm
Valve clearance (out): cold 0,30 mm cold 0,30 mm cold 0,30-0,40 mm
Idle speed: 1150 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1150 ▒ 100 R/MIN 1150 ▒ 50 R/MIN
Injection: Injection 47 mm Injection 47 mm Injection
Tire pressure (front): 2,2 (2,5) bar 2,2 (2,5) bar 2,2 (2,5) bar
Tire pressure (rear): 2,5 (2,9) bar 2,5 (2,9) bar 2,5 (2,9) bar
Spark plug 1: NGK DCPR8EKC NGK DCPR8EKC NGK MAR8B-JDS
Spark plug 2: NGK DCPR8EIX NGK DCPR8EIX  
Standpipe ě: 41 mm Telelever 41 mm Telelever 41 mm Telelever
Drive: Kardan Kardan Kardan
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod: 650 ml SAE 10W 650 ml SAE 10W  
Engine oil without filter:             ca. 3,5 L 15W-50 ca. 3,5 L 15W-50 SAE 15W-50
Engine oil with filter: 4,0 L min. API SJ 4,0 L min. API SJ 4,0 L min. API SJ
Transmission oil: 0,8-0,9 L 90W GL-5 700ml 75W-140 GL-5 700ml 75W-140 GL-5
Brake fluid: min. DOT 4 min. DOT 4 min. DOT 4
Final drive oil: 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5
Fuel: 20,0 Liter 20,0 Liter 20,0 Liter
Coolant: Air / oil-cooled Air / oil-cooled Air / oil-cooled



  R1200GS Adv 2006-2007   R1200GS Adv 2008-2009   R1200GS Adv 2010-2013
Technical Specifications:      
Capacity: 1170 ccm 1170 ccm 1170 ccm
Cylinder: 2 2 2
HP/KW: 98/72 105/77 110/81
Weight (kg): 256 256 259
Seat height (mm): 890 890 890
Valve clearance (in): cold 0,15 mm cold 0,15 mm cold 0,13-0,23 mm
Valve clearance (out): cold 0,30 mm cold 0,30 mm cold 0,30-0,40 mm
Idle speed: 1150 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1200 ▒ 100 R/MIN 1200 ▒ 100 R/MIN
Injection: Injection 47 mm Injection 47 mm Injection
Tire pressure (front): 2,2 (2,5) bar 2,2 (2,5) bar 2,2 (2,5) bar
Tire pressure (rear): 2,5 (2,9) bar 2,5 (2,9) bar 2,5 (2,9) bar
Spark plug 1: NGK DCPR8EKC NGK DCPR8EKC NGK MAR8B-JDS
Spark plug 2: NGK DCPR8EIX NGK DCPR8EIX NGK MAR8B-JDS
Standpipe ě: 41 mm Telelever 41 mm Telelever 41 mm Telelever
Drive: Kardan Kardan Kardan
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod: 650 ml SAE 10W 650 ml SAE 10W  
Engine oil without filter:             ca. 3,5 L SAE 15W-50 ca. 3,5 L SAE 15W-50 SAE 15W-50
Engine oil with filter: 4,0 L min. API SJ 4,0 L min. API SJ 4,0 L min. API SJ
Transmission oil: 0,8-0,9 L 90W GL-5 700 ml 75W-140 GL-5 700 ml 75W-140 GL-5
Brake fluid: min. DOT 4 min. DOT 4 min. DOT 4
Final drive oil: 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5 180 ml 75W-140 GL-5
Fuel: 33,0 Liter 33,0 Liter 30,0 Liter
Coolant: Air / oil-cooled Air / oil-cooled Air / oil-cooled


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

Set service date and milage until next service
Reading fault memory with (BMW Motorrad) diagnostic system
Performing bleed (brake) test with the BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Engine-oil change, with filter
Change transmission oil
Tightening cylinder head fasteners
Adjusting valve clearance
Checking brake-fluid level, front brakes
Checking brake-fluid level, rear brakes
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
(Only spoke wheels) Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary
Checking tyre pressures and tread depth
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Checking synchronisation
Test ride as final inspection and function check
Performing vehicle test with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
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
Performing bleed (brake) test with the BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Engine-oil change, with filter
Adjusting valve clearance
Visual inspection of hydraulic clutch system
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Checking brake-fluid level, front brakes
Checking brake-fluid level, rear brakes
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
(Spoke wheels) Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary
Checking tyre pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side and center stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Checking synchronisation
Test ride as final inspection and function check
Reading error memory with (BMW Motorrad) diagnostic system
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
Performing bleed (brake) test with the BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Engine-oil change, with filter
Gearbox-oil change (every two years or every 40,000 km)
Adjusting valve clearance
Replace all spark plugs (every 40.000km)
Replacing air filter element
Replace belt for generator (all 6 years or 40.000km)
Visual inspection of hydraulic clutch system
Checking front and rear brake discs for wear
Checking front and rear brake pads for wear
Checking brake-fluid level, front brakes
Checking brake-fluid level, rear brakes
Checking freedom of movement of throttle cable and checking for kinks and chafing
(Spoke wheels) Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary
Checking tyre pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side and center stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Checking synchronisation
Checking battery charge state
Test ride as final inspection and function check
Reading error memory with (BMW Motorrad) diagnostic system
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation

Comment:


GSrider wrote | 2015-04-23:
The big service (20.000km) will cost about 400-800 Euro, depends on what they have to repair/change.

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