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.

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Technical data

Model BMW R1200GS 2004-2007
Volume (ccm) 1170
Cylinders 2
Power (HP) 98
Power (KW) 72
Weight (kg) 230
Seat height (mm) 810
Idle speed (R/Min) 1150 ┬▒ 50
Injection Injection 47 mm
Tyre pressure front (bar) 2,2 (2,5)
Tyre pressure rear (bar) 2,5 (2,9)
Spark plug 1 NGK DCPR8EKC
Spark Plug 1 NGK DCPR8EIX
Standpipe 41 mm Telelever
Drive Cardan
Fork oil per rod 650 ML SAE 10W
Engine Oil Without Filter approx. 3,5 L 15W-50
Engine Oil With Filter 4,0 L MIN. API SJ
Gearbox Oil 800 ML 75W-90 GL-5
Break Fluid DOT 4
Final Drive Oil 180ML 75W-90 GL-5
Fuel tank volume 20
Coolant 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