Observe the maximum ethanol content of
Fuel additives clean the fuel injection
system and the combustion area. Fuel
additives should be used when refueling
with low-quality fuels or during longer
periods of downtime. Your authorized
BMW Motorrad retailer can provide you with
more detailed information.
Recommended fuel quality
Premium unleaded (max. 15% ethanol,
89 AKI (95 ROZ/RON)
Alternative fuel quality
Regular unleaded (max. 15% ethanol,
87 AKI (91 ROZ/RON)
Fuel is highly flammable
Fire and explosion hazard
Do not smoke. Never bring a naked
flame near the fuel tank.
Escaping of fuel due to expansion un-
der exposure to heat with overfilled fuel
Do not overfill the fuel tank.
Component damage due to overfilled fuel
If the fuel tank is overfilled, the excess
fuel will flow into the carbon canister
and lead to component damage there.
Only fill the fuel tank to the lower edge
of the fuel filler neck.
Contact of fuel and plastic surfaces
Damage to surfaces (become unattractive
Immediately clean plastic surfaces after
contact with fuel.
Park the motorcycle, making sure the
ground is level and firm.
Open the fuel cap 1 by pressing the arrow