ABOUT MY SELF:Hi! I am Chelikani Mani Shankar. I am from India; I live inLondon, Ontario. I am an explorer who loves to interact with technologies inall aspect. A human first then an engineering student so, always curious andfocused on knowing how technologies impact the common man’s life. To optimizeway of using them to make them more productive is always my end goals! INTRODUCTION:In India, Yamaha’s FZ series is the highest sellingmotorcycles. In spite of high price and delivering poor mileage, the FZ remainsamong well-liked motorcycles on sale, till now in India 153cc premium bikes arethe unbeatable selling bikes in the marketplace.
VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS:Name – Yamaha FZ (mid-ship)Engine – 153 ccEngine Type – Air cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-ValveFuelCapacity – 12 Ltrs.Fuel Type – PetrolMileage – 50KmplMax speed – 112kmphPrice – Rs.90, 000/- In Indian currency (around $1756)Mechanism – self-startand kick. VEHICLE SERVICE:This is mybike FZ. He is 4 years old. Once in a week I do a water service by myself and Iclean the chain with help of cloth and brush to remove sludge particles fromthe rings and roller bearings, and moreover, I wash the chain with water, laterI apply the grease or chain spray on it.
I would like to share my experiencewith changing the Engine oil for my vehicle. Picture-1: YAMAHA FZ (mid-ship) bikeCHANGING THE OIL FILTERAND ENGINE OILIn a motorcycle, replacing the lubricant oil is one of themost labour-saving and effortless ways to strengthen the overall operation ofour vehicle. Basically, for a new bike, when odometer strikes the 5000km line,it’s preferable to fill the new engine oil.REQUIRED TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:· SpannerSet· Funnel· OilDrain Pan· DryCloth Pieces· NewEngine Oil· NewOil FilterPARTS AND ENGINE OIL COST:I get theoil from my near, local automotive store.· OilFilter – Rs.80/- in Indian currency (around$1.
55)· “YAMALUBE”Engine oil – Rs. 300/- in Indian currency (around$6.00) Picture-2: Engine Oil and Oil Filter.PROCEDURE:Step-1: Before removing the oil, place an oil drain pan beneath the oildrain cap to avoid oil spillage.Step-2: Next open the engine oil drain bolt with help of spanner. Once youremoved the bolt, allow the engine oil to flows out freely.Step-3: Next Release the engine oil filter cap with help of awrench. And remove the oil filter.
Step-4: Next clean the bore with dry cloth piece, insert the new oil filterand close the oil filter cap.Step-5: Before filling the new engine oil, make sure that older engine oilwill completely be drained out or not. It takes some time to drain out.
Step-6: By using the funnel, fill the new lubricant oil through the fillerhole. Make sure that follow the owner’s manual to fill the suggested amount of oilin oil filler hole. After completion of oil filling, close the cap, start theengine and keep it in idle position for 2-3 min.
PICTURE-3: The process of changing the oil filter and engine oil inYamaha FZ motorcycle.CONCLUSION: Overall, the above-mentioned information is my firstsuccessful attempt on my vehicle. Thank you.