Spark plug renewal (Every 12 000 miles or 12 months)

The procedure is as described for RS Turbo models in Section 15.

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    Crankshaft and main bearings - removal and refitting
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    Crankshaft front oil seal - renewal
    Note: A new gasket will be required for refitting if the old seal housing is removed during this procedure. 1 Remove the timing belt and the crankshaft sprocket. 2 If an oil seal removal tool is ...

    Rear wheel bearings - renewal
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