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 R1200R here.


  BMW R1200R 2006-2010         BMW R1200R/Classic
2011-2014                             
Technical Specifications:              
Capacity: 1170 ccm 1170 ccm
Cylinder: 2 2
HP/KW: 109/80 110/81
Weight (kg): 223 227
Seat height (mm): 800 800
Valve clearance (in):   cold 0,13-0,23 mm
Valve clearance (out):   cold 0,30-0,40 mm
Idle speed: 1100 ▒ 50 R/MIN 1150 ▒ 50 R/MIN
Injection: Injection Injection
Tire pressure (front): 2,2 (2,5) bar 2,5 bar
Tire pressure (rear): 2,5 (2,9) bar 2,9 bar
Spark plug 1: NGK DCPR8EKC NGK MAR8B-JDS
Spark plug 2: NGK DCPR8EIX -
Standpipe ě: 35 mm telelever 41 mm telelever
Drive: Kardan Kardan
       
Capacities:      
Fork oil per rod: SAE 10W  
Engine oil without filter: SAE 15W-50 SAE 15W-50
Engine oil with filter: 4,0 L min. API SJ 4,0 L min. API SJ
Transmission oil:   700 ml 75W-140 GL-5
Brake fluid: DOT 4 DOT 4
Final drive oil:   180 ml 75W-140 GL-5
Fuel: 18,0 L 18,0 L
Coolant: air-/ oil-cooled air-/ oil-cooled




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

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change, engine, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive
Take up slack at cylinder head nuts (R1200R)
Adjusting valve clearance (R1200R)
Checking front and rear brake fluid level
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
Checking synchronisation
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation
Readjusting steering-head bearing (RnineT)
Checking spoke tension, adjusting if necessary (RnineT)

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

Reading fault memory with BMW Motorrad diagnostic system
Oil change, engine, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive (every 2 years)
Gearbox-oil change (every 2 years)
Replace belt for generator (R1200R, every 6 years)
Adjusting valve clearance
Visual inspection of the hydraulic clutch system
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 tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Checking synchronisation
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Checking battery charge state
Checking ease of movement of centre stand (RnineT)
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
Oil change, engine, with filter
Oil change, rear wheel drive
Gearbox-oil change
Adjusting valve clearance
Replace all spark plugs (every 40.000 km)
Replace air filter cartridge
Replace belt for generator (every 40.000 km)
Visual inspection of the hydraulic clutch system
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 tire pressures and tread depth
Checking ease of movement of side stand
Checking lights and signalling equipment
Function test, engine start suppression
Checking synchronisation
Final inspection and check of roadworthiness
Checking battery charge state
Confirming BMW Service in on-board documentation