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2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

Maintenance schedule and service intervals for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES

This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES.

2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES.

The maintenance for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES is broken into two sections: periodic maintenance for emission control systems, and general maintenance and lubrication.

Periodic Maintenance Emission Control System

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From 24000 mi (37000 km) or 36 months, repeat maintenance intervals starting from 8000 mi (13000 km) or 12 months.
• Items marked with an asterisk require special tools, data and technical skills, have a Yamaha dealer perform the service

Routine
x1000 mi0.648121620
x1000 km1713192531
No.Itemmonth1612182430
1*Fuel line•Check fuel hoses for cracks or damage
•Replace if necessary

2*Spark plugs•Check condition
•Adjust gap and clean

•ReplaceEvery 12000 mi (19000 km) or 18 months
3*Valve clearance•Check and adjust valve clearance when engine is coldEvery 26600 mi (42000 km)
4*Crankcase breather system•Check breather hose for cracks or damage
•Replace if necessary
5*Fuel injection•Adjust syncronization
6*Exhaust system•Check for leakage
•Tighten if necessary
•Replace gasket(s) if necessary
7*Evaporative emission control system (For California only)•Check control system for damage
•Replace if necessary

General Maintenance and Lubrication Chart

Routine
x1000 mi0.648121620
x1000 km1713192531
No.Itemmonth1612182430
1*Diagnostic system check• Perform dynamic inspection using Yamaha diagnostic tool
• Check error codes
2*Air filter element• Replace Every 24000 mi (37000 km)
3*Clutch• Check operation, fluid level, and for fluid leakage.
• Correct if necessary.
4*Front brake• Check operation, fluid level, and
for fluid leakage.
• Replace brake pads if necessary.
5*Rear brake• Check operation, fluid level, and
for fluid leakage.
• Replace brake pads if necessary.
6*Brake hoses• Check for cracks or damage.
• Check for correct routing and clamping
• Replace.Every 4 years
7*Brake fluid• ChangeEvery 2 years
8*Wheels• Check rim runout and spokes for damage.
• Tighten all spokes.
9*Tires• Check tread depth and for dam-
age.
• Replace if necessary.
• Check air pressure.
• Correct if necessary.
10*Wheel bearings• Check bearings for smooth oper-
ation.
• Replace if necessary.
11*Swingarm pivot bearings• Check operation and for excessive play.
• Moderately repack with lithium-
soap-based grease.
Every 32,000 mi (50,000 km)
12*Steering bearings• Check bearing assemblies for
looseness.
• Moderately repack with lithium-
soap-based grease.
Every 16000 mi (25000 km)
13*Chassis fasteners• Check all chassis fitting and fas-
teners.
• Correct if necessary.
14Brake lever pivot shaft• Apply silicone grease lightly
15Brake pedal pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
16Clutch lever pivot shaft• Apply silicone grease lightly
17Shift pedal pivot shaft• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
18Centerstand and sidestand pivots• Check operation.
• Apply lithium-soap-based grease lightly.
19*Sidestand switch• Check operation and replace if necessary.
20*Front fork• Check operation and for oil leak-
age.
• Replace if necessary.
21*Rear suspension link pivots• Check operation.
• Correct if necessary.
22Engine oil• Change (warm engine before draining)
23Engine oil filter cartridge• Replace.
24*Cooling system• Check coolant level and vehicle for coolant leakage.
• Change coolant.Every 3 years
25Final gear oil• Check oil level and for oil leakage.
• Change.
26*Front and rear brake switches• Check operation
27*Throttle grip • Check operation.
• Check throttle grip free play, and adjust if necessary.
• Lubricate cable and grip housing
• Lubricate grip warmer wire and wire housing.
28*Lights, signals and switches• Check operation
• Adjust headlight beam

TIP:
•Air filter
•This model’s air filter uses a disposable oil-coated paper element, which must not be cleaned with compressed air to avoid damaging it.
•The air filter needs to be replaced more frequently when riding in unusual wet or dusty areas
•Hydraulic brake and clutch systems
• After disassembling the brake or clutch master cylinders, caliper cylinders or clutch release cylinders, always change the fluid. Regularly check the brake and clutch fluid levels and fill the reservoirs as required.
• Replace the oil seals on the inner parts of the brake or clutch master cylinders, caliper cylinders and clutch release cylinder every two tears.
• Replace the brake and clutch hoses every four years or if cracked or damaged.

About the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES

Featuring bold new graphics as well as a high screen and fog lamps – and equipped with lightweight aluminium side cases giving 74-litres of lockable luggage space – this premium quality adventure bike gives you the freedom to pack up and go at a moment’s notice. With a hugely powerful 1199 cc engine and a robust chassis featuring electronically adjustable suspension and adjustable ergonomics.

The Super Ténéré ES comes standard with water-resistant, 32-litre anodized aluminum side cases. Twin downdraft throttle body fuel injection with YCC-T® (Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle) delivers optimum throttle control and acceleration. Two-position “D-Mode” (Drive Mode) throttle response allows the rider to adjust mapping for conditions or preferences.

 Manual for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES

2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES Maintenance schedule screenshot from manual

The above information was gleaned from the owner’s manual for the 2018-2019 Yamaha Super Tenere ES.

You can download it from Yamaha’s website here.