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post #1 of 5 Old 12-11-2012, 10:25 PM Thread Starter
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I'm a proud first time bike owner and glad to say its a cbr250.
My bike requires its first run in service and I neither know what to tell nor demand the shop look at or service other that your regular oil/filter change.

any advice would be appreciated or should i just trust the shop mechanic knows what he's doing?
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post #2 of 5 Old 12-11-2012, 11:44 PM
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Well I am no expert by any means but since no 1 else is replying yet I can tell you what is required for the first 600 mile maintenance is listed in the owners manual. I would assume any dealer knows exactly what needs to be done
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Askii, suggest you do a search on 'Outrageous 1st Service Quotes' -- the thread should answer any queries you may have on what's covered [and prices charged] for the 600 mile / 1,000 km service.

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It tells you in your user manual what needs doing. Basically it's an oil and filter change, and a valve clearance check and adust if needed.
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Don't be surprised if they check your valves and they are still in spec. Mine were, but they still had to take the bike apart to find that out.
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