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Honda CB300R Maintenance Schedule and Service Intervals

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This is the maintenance schedule and associated service intervals for the Honda CB300R.

This maintenance schedule applies to the following model:

  • Honda CB300R

The Honda CB300R is a CB series 286 cc (17.5 cu in) single-cylinder standard/naked bike made by Honda since 2017. Graceful, nimble, and a blast to ride, the CB300R is full of innovative engineering to make riding fun. Its single-cylinder engine makes it light and narrow, and the new chassis is the basis of its sure-footed handling. Agility comes from the steering geometry that measures in with a 24.7-degree rake and 3.7 inches of trail over a 53.3-inch wheelbase.

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Honda CB300R Maintenance Schedule

Below is the maintenance schedule for the Honda CB300R.

The maintenance for the Honda CB300R is broken into two sections: Emission-Related Items and Non-Emission-Related Items.

Periodic Maintenance Chart

Itemsx 1000 mi0.64812162024
Emission-Related Itemsx 1000 km16.412.819.225.63238.4Regular Replace
Fuel LineXIII
Throttle OperationXIII
Air Cleaner*2RR
Crankcase Breather*3CCCCCC
Spark PlugEvery 16,000 mi (25,600 km): I Every 32,000 mi (51,200 km): R
Valve ClearanceXI
Engine OilRRRR1 Year
Engine Oil FilterRR
Engine Idle SpeedXIII
Radiator Coolant *5III3 Years
Cooling SystemXIII
Secondary Air Supply SystemXI
Evaporative Emission Control System*4XI
Non-Emission-Related Items
Drive ChainEvery 600 mi (1000 km): I L
Brake Fluid*5IIIIII2 Years
Brake Pads WearIIIIII
Brake SystemIII
Brake Light SwitchIII
Headlight AimIII
Clutch SystemIIIIII
Side StandIII
SuspensionXIII
Nuts, Bolts, FastenersXIII
Wheels/TiresXXIII
Steering Head BearingsXXIII
  • X: Intermediate. We recommend service by your Honda dealer, unless you have the necessary tools and are mechanically skilled. Procedures are provided in an official Honda Service Manual
  • XX: Technical. In the interest of safety, have your motorcycle serviced by your dealer.

Maintenance Procedures:

  • I: Inspect and clean, adjust, lubricate, or replace, if necessary
  • R: Replace
  • L: Lubricate
  • C:Clean

Notes:

  • *1: At higher odometer readings, repeat at the frequency interval established here.
  • *2: Service more frequently when riding in unusually wet or dusty areas.
  • *3: Service more frequently when riding in rain or at full throttle.
  • *4: 50 STATE (meets California).
  • *5: Replacement requires mechanical skill.

Tyre size and tyre pressure for the Honda CB300R

The Honda CB300R has the following tyres and tyre sizes standard:

  • Front: 110/70R17M/C 54H
  • Rear: 150/60R17M/C 66H

Tire type: Radial, tubeless

Recommended Tires:

  • Front: DUNLOP GPR-300F M
  • Rear: DUNLOP GPR-300 M

The manual for the Honda CB300R recommends the following tyre pressures (when cold):

  • Front: 29 psi (200 kPa, 2.00 kgf/cm2)
  • Rear: 33 psi (225 kPa, 2.25 kgf/cm2)

About the Honda CB300R

The Honda CB300R is making its debut in a highly competitive market segment. Combining contemporary styling with light weight, a low seat, and appealing power, the CB300R is as compelling to beginners as it is for more experienced riders. 

Honda expanded its Neo-Sports Café lineup with the new-in-2019 CB300R that brings more of the same café-tastic vibe as with the CB1000R, an entry level-size package. This naked little pocket crotch-rocket looks pull in younger riders with a user-friendly, 286 cc powerplant and lightweight design.

Honda went with a tubular-steel frame that uses pressed-steel components to finish the assembly on the CB300R, but deliberately kept the stock thin in order to keep weight down. It seems to have worked out well since the CB300R weighs in at only 317 pounds, wet.

Cast aluminum wheels do their part to help the suspension out as well, and while the 41 mm stems come with 5.1 inches of travel up front and monoshock gives up 4.2 out back, the system is plain vanilla as far as adjustments go. Spring preload out back, that’s all you get.

Agility comes from the steering geometry that measures in with a 24.7-degree rake and 3.7 inches of trail over a 53.3-inch wheelbase. As light as it is, the 300 doesn’t really rate dual front brakes so the single anchor is plenty to keep it under control. Last year, you could take or leave ABS, but for 2020, ABS is the only game in town.

Manual for the Honda CB300R

Honda CB300R Maintenance Schedule Screenshot From Manual

The above maintenance schedule comes directly from the user’s manual for the Honda CB300R.

You can download it from here.

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