VTX 1300 Maintenance Schedule

   
ENGINE OIL........API service SG or higher JASO T 903 standard MA -  SAE 10W-40 

REAR DRIVE......SAE 80 HYPOID GEAR OIL.   

NC Brew recommends Amsoil AMF 10W-40 in engine, SMF 103 Filter,

and AGR 75W-90 AMSOIL gear lube in the final drive. 

 
 
 
MILES ODOMETER DATE ITEM DONE BY NOTES
0     PURCHASED    
600     VALVE CLEARANCE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     ENGINE OIL (see above)   CHANGE OIL & FILTER
600     ENGINE IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     BRAKE SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     NUTS, BOLTS, FASTENERS   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     WHEELS/TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 1
600     STEERING HEAD BEARINGS   INSPECT- NOTE 1
4,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
4,000     SPARKPLUGS   INSPECT
4,000     ENGINE IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
4,000     BREAK FLUID   INSPECT
4,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
4,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
4,000     WHEELS AND TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     FUEL LINE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     THROTTLE OPERATION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     CARBURETOR CHOKE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
8,000     SPARK PLUGS   REPLACE
8,000     VALVE CLEARANCE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     ENGINE OIL   CHANGE OIL & FILTER
8,000     IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     RADIATOR COOLANT   INSPECT
8,000     COOLING SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     SEC AIR SUPPLY SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     FINAL DRIVE OIL (see above)   INSPECT
8,000     BRAKE FLUID   INSPECT
8,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
8,000     BRAKE SYSTEM   INSPECT
8,000     BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     HEADLIGHT AIM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
8,000     SIDE STAND   INSPECT
8,000     SUSPENSION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     NUTS BOLTS FASTENERS   INSPECT- NOTE 1
8,000     WHEELS/TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 2
8,000     STEERING HEAD BEARINGS   INSPECT- NOTE 2
12,000     AIR CLEANER   REPLACE
12,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
12,000     SPARK PLUGS   INSPECT
12,000     IDLE SPEED   INSPECT NOTE 1
12,000     EVAP EMMIS CONT SYS   INSPECT NOTE 1
12,000     BRAKE FLUID   REPLACE
12,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
12,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
12,000     WHEELS/TIRES   INSPECT NOTE 2
16,000     FUEL LINE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     THROTTLE OPERATION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     CARBURETOR CHOKE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
16,000     SPARK PLUGS   REPLACE
16,000     VALVE CLEARANCE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     ENGINE OIL   CHANGE OIL & FILTER
16,000     IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     RADIATOR COOLANT   INSPECT
16,000     COOLING SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     SEC AIR SUPPLY SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     FINAL DRIVE OIL   INSPECT
16,000     BRAKE FLUID   INSPECT
16,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
16,000     BRAKE SYSTEM   INSPECT
16,000     BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     HEADLIGHT AIM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
16,000     SIDE STAND   INSPECT
16,000     SUSPENSION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     NUTS BOLTS FASTENERS   INSPECT- NOTE 1
16,000     WHEELS/TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 2
16,000     STEERING HEAD BEARINGS   INSPECT- NOTE 2
20,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
20,000     SPARKPLUGS   INSPECT
20,000     ENGINE IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
20,000     BRAKE FLUID   INSPECT
20,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
20,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
20,000     WHEELS AND TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     FUEL LINE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     THROTTLE OPERATION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     CARBURETOR CHOKE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     AIR CLEANER   REPLACE
24,000     CRANKCASE BREATHER   CLEAN
24,000     SPARK PLUGS   REPLACE
24,000     VALVE CLEARANCE   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     ENGINE OIL   CHANGE OIL & FILTER
24,000     IDLE SPEED   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     RADIATOR COOLANT   REPLACE
24,000     COOLING SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     SEC AIR SUPPLY SYSTEM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     FINAL DRIVE OIL   REPLACE
24,000     BRAKE FLUID   REPLACE
24,000     BRAKE PAD WEAR   INSPECT
24,000     BRAKE SYSTEM   INSPECT
24,000     BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     HEADLIGHT AIM   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     CLUTCH SYSTEM   INSPECT
24,000     SIDE STAND   INSPECT
24,000     SUSPENSION   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     NUTS BOLTS FASTENERS   INSPECT- NOTE 1
24,000     WHEELS/TIRES   INSPECT- NOTE 2
24,000     STEERING HEAD BEARINGS   INSPECT- NOTE 2
         
NOTE 1 - Should be serviced by your Honda dealer, unless you have the proper tools and service data and are
  mechanically qualified. Refer to the official Honda service manual (page 84)
NOTE 2 - In the interest of safety, we recommend these items be serviced only by your Honda dealer.