Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: Engine Oil Flow Chart

Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual / Engine Lubrication System / Engine Oil Flow Chart

Engine Oil Flow Chart

1. Oil Screen

2. Oil Pump

3. Oil Pressure Relief Valve

4. Oil Filter

5. Oil Pipe

6. Oil Cooler

7. Balancer Oil Passage

8. Main Oil Passage

9. Crankshaft Oil Passage

10. Oil Pressure Switch

11. Camshaft Oil Passages

12. Drive Shaft Oil Passage

13. Output Shaft Oil Passage

14. Starter Clutch Oil Passage

15. Blowby Gas (Crankcase → Air Cleaner Housing)



Exploded View
EO: Apply engine oil. G: Apply grease. L: Apply a non-permanent locking agent. Lh: Left-hand Threads MO: Apply molybdenum disulfide oil solution. (mixture of the engine oil and mo ...

Special Tools and Sealant
Oil Pressure Gauge, 10 kgf/cm²: 57001-164 Oil Pressure Gauge Adapter, PT3/8: 57001-1233 Outside Circlip Pliers: 57001-144 Liquid Gasket, TB1211: 56019-120 ...

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DFI Servicing Precautions
There are a number of important precautions that should be followed servicing the DFI system. This DFI system is designed to be used with a 12 V sealed battery as its power source. Do not use any other battery except for a 12 V sealed battery as a power source. Do not reverse the battery ...

Axle Inspection
Remove the front and rear axles (see Front/Rear Wheel Removal). Visually inspect the front and rear axle for damages. If the axle is damaged or bent, replace it. Place the axle in V blocks that are 100 mm (3.94 in.) [A] apart, and set a dial gauge [B] on the axle at a point halfway ...

Fuel Reserve Switch Inspection
Fill the fuel tank with fuel and close the fuel tank cap. Remove the front seat (see Front Seat Removal in the Frame chapter). Disconnect the fuel pump lead connector [A]. Connect the test light [A] (12 V 3.4 W bulb in a socket with leads) and the 12 V battery [B] to the fuel pu ...