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)

Specifications

Specifications


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 ...

Other materials:

Valve Guide Installation
Apply engine oil to the valve guide outer surface before installation. Heat the area around the valve guide hole to about 120 150°C (248 302°F). NOTICE Do not heat the cylinder head with a torch. This will warp the cylinder head. Soak the cylinder head and heat the oil. Usin ...

Valve Clearance
Valve and valve seat wear decreases valve clearance, upsetting valve timing. NOTICE If valve clearance is left unadjusted, wear will eventually cause the valves to remain partly open; which lowers performance, burns the valves and valve seats, and may cause serious engine damage. Valve cle ...

Periodic Maintenance Chart
The scheduled maintenance must be done in accordance with this chart to keep the motorcycle in good running condition. The initial maintenance is vitally important and must not be neglected. Periodic Inspection #: Service more frequently when operating in severe conditions; dusty, ...