Ducati Diavel
Free Service and Repair manuals

Ducati Diavel Owners Manual: Chain lubrication

The chain fitted on your motorcycle has o-rings that keep dirt out of and lubricant inside the sliding parts.

So as not to damage these seals when cleaning the chain, use special solvents and avoid aggressive washing with highpressure steam cleaners.

After cleaning, blow the chain dry with compressed air or wipe with an absorbent material, then lubricate each link with shell advance chain or advance teflon chain.

Important


Using non-specific lubricants may cause severe damage to the chain and the front and rear sprockets.

Checking drive chain tension
Important Have chain tension adjusted by a ducati dealer or authorised service centre. Make the rear wheel turn until you find the position where chain is tightest. Set the vehicle on the side ...

Replacing the high and low beam bulbs
Before replacing a burnt-out bulb, make sure that the new bulb complies with the voltage and wattage specified in the "wiring diagram", page 179. Always test the new bulb before refitting ...

Other materials:

Reassembly of belly fairing
Position the oil cooler shield (7) inserting the tab (a) into the slit (b) in the electrical components support (s). Note On refitting, make sure that the tab (c) remains positioned under the retainers (d) of the shield (7). Fit clips (11) on bracket (13) and orient them as shown in the f ...

Battery
Battery safety rules Warning Before carrying out any operations on the battery, keep in mind the safety standards (sect. 1 - 3, General safety rules). When under charge, batteries produce explosive gases. Keep batteries away from heat sources, sparks or open flames. Instructions for use T ...

Removal of the crankshaft/connecting rods assembly
After separating the crankcase halves, withdraw the crankshaft (6) complete with connecting rods (2). ...

2021 | www.dudiavel.com |