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Ducati Diavel 2013 Maintenance Schedule

Maintenance Schedule (scheduled maintenance and service internvals) for the Ducati Diavel 2013

The Ducati Diavel 2013 maintenance schedule — sourced from the owner’s manual.

It also applies to the “Ducati Diavel Carbon” sub-models — similar motorcycle, same maintenance.

Regular maintenance for the Ducati Diavel 2013

This is maintenance that you can do yourself (though the manual says you need a dealer to do it).

Every 1000km (600 miles) or six months — whatever comes sooner — do the following maintenance: have to perform the following maintenance:

Check engine oil level
Check brake and clutch fluid level
Check tyre pressure and wear
Check the drive chain tension and lubrication
Check brake pads. If necessary, contact your dealer to replace pad

You don’t have to do all that every six months but it helps. Especially if you’re riding it offen.

Ducati Diavel 2013 Maintenance Schedule Table

Below is the list of operations and type of intervention. Check the distance and the time interval. The sooner of the two applies.

Some of the operations have to be done by a dealer. This is true when you need special equipment, e.g. Ducati diagnostic tools.

km. x1000 112243648Time
(Months)
mi. x1000 0.67.51522.530
Read the error memory with DDS and check whether any update is available for control unit software versions12
Check whether there are technical updates and recall campaigns12
Change engine oil and filter12
Clean engine oil filter at intake
Check and/or adjust valve clearance
Replace the timing belts60
Replace the spark plug
Change the air filter
Check brake and clutch fluid level12
Change brake and clutch fluid 3636
Check brake discs and pad wear. Replace, if necessary12
Check tightening of the safety components (brake disc flange screws, brake calliper screws, front/rear wheel nuts, sprocket and final drive sprocket nuts)12
Check and lubricate the rear wheel shaft
Check the drive chain tension and lubrication 12
Check final drive wear (chain, front/rear sprocket) and chain sliders12
Visually check the front fork and rear shock absorber seals12
Change the front fork fluid
Check the freedom of movement and tightening of side and central stand (if installed)12
Check rubbing points, clearance, freedom of movement
and routing of the flexible cables and electric wiring in view
12
Check the coolant level12
Change coolant 48
Check electric fan operation 12
Check tyre pressure and wear 12
Check the battery charge level 12
Check idling 12
Check the operation of all electric safety devices (side stand sensor, front and rear brake switches, engine kill switch, gear/neutral sensor)12
Check the indicators and lighting 12
Reset the Service indication through the DDS
Road test of the motorcycle, testing the safety devices (ex. ABS and DTC)12
Softly clean the vehicle 12
Fill out that the service was performed in on-board documentation (Service Manual)12

General Information on the Ducati Diavel 2013

The Ducati Diavel was a newish thing for Ducati — a big muscle bike!

The Ducati Diavel is distinct from the XDiavel which is definitely a cruiser. They’re very similar motorcycles — just with different seating positions.

Every model of 2013 Diavel has a Testastretta 11-degree 1198cc engine, delivering 119 kW (162 hp) and a massive 127.5 Nm (94 lb-ft) of torque.

Ducati Diavel 2013 Owner’s Manual

Ducati Diavel 2013 Maintenance Schedule Screenshot

The above info was sourced from the owner’s manual sourced from Ducati. You can download it below.