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Ducati Diavel Owners Manual: Checking engine oil level

Check the engine oil level through the sight glass (1) on the clutch cover. When checking oil level, the motorcycle should be perfectly upright and the engine cold. The oil level should be between the two marks next to the sight glass. If level is low, top up with shell advance ultra 4 engine oil. Remove the filler plug (2) and top up to correct level. Replace the filler cap.

Checking engine oil level


Important


Engine oil and oil filters must be changed by a ducati dealer or authorised service centre at the intervals specified in the scheduled maintenance table reported in the warranty booklet.

Viscosity

Sae 15w-50

The other viscosity values shown in the table can be used if the local average temperature falls within the limits specified for that oil viscosity.

Checking engine oil level


Tubeless tyres
Front tyre pressure: 2.50 Bar (rider only) - 2.6 Bar (with passenger and/or bags) rear tyre pressure: 2.50 Bar (rider only) - 2.6 Bar (with passenger and/or bags) as tyre pressures are affected by ...

Cleaning and replacing the spark plugs
Spark plugs are essential to smooth engine running and should be checked at regular intervals. The condition of the spark plugs provides a good indication of how well the engine is running. Ha ...

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General safety rules
Carbon monoxide When a maintenance operation must be performed with the engine running, maker sure that the working area is wellventilated. Never run the engine in an enclosed space. Warning Exhaust fumes contain carbon monoxide, which is a poisonous gas that can cause unconsciousness or e ...

Removal of the control unit
Loosen the screws (1) and remove the relay supporting bracket (2), disconnect the connectors (3) and remove the control unit (4) from the vehicle. ...

Disassembly of the oil pump
Hold the oil pump (1) in a vice taking care not to damage the drive gear (12). Warning Make sure that vice jaws are faced with soft material. Remove the plug (14) and extract the spring (16) and by-pass valve (17). Check the condition of the above components. Remove the circlip (6) ...

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