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Triumph Rocket 3 TFC Maintenance Schedule

Maintenance schedule and service interval for the Triumph Rocket 3 TFC

This is the maintenance schedule with associated service intervals for the Triumph Rocket 3 TFC motorcycles.

It’s very similar to those for other motorcycles with similar engines in the Triumph Rocket 3 R and GT.

This maintenance schedule applies to the following models:

  • 2019 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC
  • 2020 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC

Maintenance Schedule for Triumph Rocket 3 TFC

The following is the list of maintenance operations and to be done on this motorcycle with a distance or time interval — whichever comes earlier.

There are two kinds of service interval: every a) distance or b) time period. In each case, it’s the earlier of the two that’s most important.

Part of the below table includes checks you should do every day.

Operation DescriptionEvery600
(1000)
6 month
Year10,000
(16,000)
30,000
(48,000)
20,000
(32,000)
40,000
(64,000)
Lubrication
Engine – check for leaks Day
Engine oil – renew
Engine oil filter – renew
Fuel System and Engine Management
Autoscan – carry out a full Autoscan using the Triumph
diagnostic tool (print a customer copy)
Fuel system – check fuel hoses for chafing, cracks or
damage. Replace if necessary
Day
Air filter – renew (replace more often if consistently
riding in wet or dusty conditions)
Fuel filter – renew
Throttle bodies – balance
Ignition system
Spark plugs – renew
Cooling system
Cooling system – check for leaksDay
Coolant level – check/adjust Day
Cooling system – check coolant hoses for chafing,
cracks or damage. Replace if necessary
Coolant – renewEvery three years, regardless of mileage
Engine
Clutch – check operationDay
Clutch fluid levels – check Day
Clutch fluid – renewEvery 2 years, regardless of mileage
Valve clearances – check/adjust
Camshaft timing – check/adjust
Wheels and Tires
Wheel bearings – check for wear/smooth operationEvery 30,000 miles
Rear wheel needle roller bearing (left hand side outer
only) – lubricate
Tyre wear/tyre damage – check Day
Tyre pressures – check/adjustDay
Steering and Suspension
Steering – check for free operationDay
Front and rear suspension – check for damage/leaks/
smooth operation
Day
Fork oil – renew Every 30,000 miles
Headstock bearings – check
Headstock bearings – lubricate Every 30,000 miles
Swinging arm spindle – lubricate Every 30,000 miles
Rear suspension linkage – lubricate Every 30,000 miles
Brakes
Brake system – check operationDay
Brake pads – check wear levelsDay
Brake fluid levels – checkDay
Brake fluid – renewEvery 2 years, regardless of mileage
Final Drive
Final drive – check for oil leaks Day
Final drive oil level – check
Final drive oil – renew
Electrical
Lights, instruments and electrical systems – checkDay
General
Instruments, chassis ECM and engine ECM – check for
latest calibration download using the Triumph
diagnostic tool
Bank angle indicators – check for wearDay
Side stand – check for smooth operation Day
Side stand pivot pin – clean
Backrest (if fitted) – check for smooth operation Day
Accessory Pannier Rails – check for smooth operationDay
Carry out all outstanding Service Bulletin and warranty
work
Carry out road test
Complete the service record book and reset the service
indicator

General information about the Triumph Rocket 3 TFC

The Rocket 3 TFC’s combination of ergonomics, new frame, and high specification suspension & brakes delivers an advanced riding experience with the kind of agility and neutral handling performance that’s more aligned to a modern sports roadster.

A fully adjustable Showa suspension setup showcases fully adjustable Showa monoshock rear suspension unit with piggyback reservoir, and 47mm adjustable Showa front forks that contribute to superior riding comfort and exceptional neutral, agile and confidence-inspiring handling. The Rocket 3 TFC’s Brembo Multiple Click System (MCS) span and ratio adjustable brake lever improves rider comfort by allowing the rider to customize the overall braking feel to suit personal preferences.  Bespoke Brembo reservoirs are included.

Manual for the Triumph Rocket 3 TFC

Triumph Rocket 3 TFC Maintenance Schedule Screenshot From Manual

The above maintenance schedule comes directly from the user’s manual for the Triumph Rocket 3 TFC, which is available on the Triumph website.