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Ducati Diavel Service Manual: Removal of the throttle twistgrip

Ducati Diavel Service Manual / Chassis / Handlebar unit / Throttle twistgrip / Removal of the throttle twistgrip

Peel back the rubber sleeve (a) protecting the throttle control cables.

Undo the screws (b) of the throttle grip (6) and open the command.

Removal of the throttle twistgrip


Disconnect the throttle grip cables (10) by unhooking the cable ends (c) from their seats.

Remove the throttle twistgrip (6) from the handlebar.

Removal of the throttle twistgrip


To replace the throttle grip cables, it is necessary to remove it from the throttle body (sect. 8 - 6, Removal the airbox and throttle body).

Replacement throttle cables are supplied complete with adjusters.

Refitting the handlebar
Position the handlebar (4) so that the external lower corner of the marks (a) on the handlebar matches the upper internal corner of the lower u-bolts (b) as shown. Apply the recommended grease ...

Refitting the throttle twistgrip
Lubricate the ends of the throttle grip cables (10) and the twistgrip race with the recommended grease. The closing cable (10) features a writing on the yellow tube, whereas the opening one (10 ...

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Key-on/key-off using the red key on the handlebar with the active key
A key-on can be performed by pressing the red key (6) on the handlebar in the hands free on/off position and in the presence of the active key (3, fig. 77). Note The active key (3, fig. 77) Has a range of approx. 1.5 M, therefore it must be located within this range. Key-off can be performed ...

Refitting the timing covers
Locate vertical cylinder external cover (25), horizontal cylinder external cover (3) and central external cover (1) by starting the screws (4). Apply the recommended threadlocker to the screws (4). Tighten the screws (4) to a torque of 10 nm (min. 9 Nm - max. 11 Nm) (sect. 3 - 3, Engine t ...

Low hands free key (hf) battery level
The activation of this (amber yellow) "warning" indicates that the hands free system has detected that the battery that permits the active key (a) to communicate and turn the vehicle on is almost discharged. Note In this case replace as soon as possible the battery as indicated in sect. 6 - ...

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