Harley-Davidson Maintenance Schedule | Timber Town Harley-Davidson

Taking Care of Your Motorcycle – Harley-Davidson Maintenance Schedule

Whether you ride a Street Glide or a Tri Glide Ultra, you want to take care of your bike. That means keeping up with your motorcycle’s Harley-Davidson maintenance schedule. Our Salem service center can help you with that. Here’s a list of things our highly trained technicians do when complying with your motorcycle maintenance schedule.

Harley-Davidson Maintenance Schedule – 1,000 Miles

Your bike is still new at this point. So, we’re just making sure there are no problems.

  • Check clutch adjustment
  • Change engine oil & oil filter
  • Check/adjust the primary chain
  • Inspect brake pads and discs for wear
  • Inspect fuel valves, lines, and fittings for leaks
  • Check brake fluid reservoir levels and condition
  • Inspect the exhaust system for leaks, cracks, and loose or missing fasteners or heat shields
  • Check the tightness of all critical fasteners: hand controls, brake system, axle nuts, front fork components, riser, and handlebars

Harley-Davidson Maintenance Schedule – 2,500 Miles

Now the motorcycle is starting to get “broken in”, so we’ll check for a little more wear and tear.

  • Inspect transmission lubricant
  • Inspect brake pads and discs for wear
  • Inspect tire pressure and inspect the tread
  • Inspect oil lines and brake system for leaks
  • Inspect fuel valves, lines, and fittings for leaks
  • Inspect operation of throttle and Enrichener controls
  • Inspect the operation of all electrical equipment and switches

Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Maintenance Schedule – 5,000 Miles

  • Inspect spark plugs
  • Check wheel spoke tightness
  • Check the front fork bearing adjustment
  • Check and clean battery connections
  • Check tire pressure and inspect the tread
  • Check ignition timing (XL only) and vacuum hose
  • Check the operation of all electrical equipment and switches

Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Maintenance Schedule – 7,500 Miles

This check is identical to the 2,500-mile maintenance schedule.

Harley-Davidson Maintenance Schedule – 10,000 Miles

You’ve logged a lot of miles on our Portland roads at this point. So, we’ll add a few more items to the maintenance list.

  • Check and adjust the belt
  • Lube the speedometer cable
  • Change transmission lubricant
  • Check stabilizer links and engine mounts
  • Lubricate and adjust steering head bearings
  • Check and adjust the operation of the Enrichener

Trust the Service Professionals at Timber Town Harley-Davidson

We make it easy for you to get your motorcycle serviced. You can even schedule an appointment online. We’re just a short drive away from both Albany and Lebanon, so come in or contact us today! Questions about H-D tech features like the Harley-Davidson Ride Planner app or the Harley-Davidson Extended Service Plan? We’re happy to help you get the most out of your bike and learn DIY skills like how to change a motorcycle tire, so don’t hesitate to give us a call. Our service techs can even show you how to get your bike ready for winter.

Race Into Summer Open House

Harley-Davidson Open House

Get Revved Up

Racing has been part of the Harley-Davidson experience since the very beginning. From the Hillclimbers to the flat trackers to today’s King of the Baggers™ led by our H-D® Factory Racing team. Join us to honor our roots with the Race Into Summer Open House on Saturday, June 22. Summer has arrived. It’s time to roll.

  • Be among the first 55 to RSVP below and claim your exclusive H-D® Racing Pin*
  • Earn additional Prizes & Giveaways*
  • Celebrate the power and performance that only Harley-Davidson® motorcycles can deliver – from the 2024 motorcycle lineup to custom P&A packages and all-new riding gear


H-D® Membership event Special***

  • Paid H-D® Members, earn up to 2,000 Bonus Points with a $100+ in-store purchase ($20 Value)
  • Free H-D® Members, earn up to 500 Bonus Points with a $100+ in-store purchase ($5 Value)


Harley-Davidson® 2024 CVO™ Road Glide® ST

Register For Your Chance To Win An All-New 2024 CVO™ Road Glide® ST**

Stop in to register for your chance to win** a 2024 CVO™ Road Glide® ST, a 2025 King of the Baggers VIP Race Experience and a Trip to Daytona for 2 OR 2 VIP Tickets to a King of the Baggers Race, plus other great prizes. Ask us how to earn additional entries.

Harley-Davidson® Event Pin

RSVP to get a special gift**

Be one of the first 55 to RSVP AND attend our event for an exclusive racing pin. Just fill out the form below and show us your confirmation email when you arrive at our Race Into Summer Open House.

* While supplies last. Offer limited to the first 55 attendees.


* While supplies last.

** Sweepstakes entry period June 21, 2024, 9am EST through June 23, 2024, 11:59pm EST. No purchase necessary. Purchase does not increase odds of winning. Open only to legal residents of the continental United States, including D.C. and Alaska and excluding Hawaii who are 21 years or older, and legal residents of Canada, who have reached the age of majority in their state, province, or territory of residence at time of entry. Void where prohibited. Need not be present to win. See participating H-D® dealerships for details or visit official rules at HD-SummerOpenHouse.com.

*** H-D® Members earn up to 2,000 bonus points ($20 value) on a purchase of $100+ between 6/21/24 9:00 am EST through 6/23/2024 11:59 pm EST participating Dealers only; H-D® Membership must be activated at the time of sale. Points apply to a single transaction for eligible purchases of $100+ before tax and after any sales discounts are applied. Promotion good for genuine H-D® and H-D® licensed products only. Usual point restrictions apply. Please allow up to 72 hours for points to appear in your account. Visit bit.ly/HD_points for details.