Car servicing schedule comparison

Initial Checks

Pre service actions
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Discuss customer requirements, customer comments

Review vehicle service history and schedule

Discuss customer requirements, customer comments

Engine

Engine Inspection, Change Oil & Filter
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Inspect engine for leaks

Inspect engine and gearbox mountings

Drain and change oil

Change oil filter

Inspect Cooling System

Inspect Radiator & Radiator Cap

Check Coolant hoses and clips for leaks, condition

Inspect expansion bottle / tank and cap

Check cooling fan

Check condition and tension of fan / alternator belt

Inspect and top up anti freeze as required

Additional Engine Checks

Inspect condition and tension of auxiliary drive belts

Inspect throttle operation and lubricate as necessary

Check and renew air filter

Remove and replace spark plugs

Check timing belt replacement schedule and report as appropriate (Replacements at additional cost)

Inspect air conditioning

Fuel

Inspect Fuel Filter, Cap and Lines
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Fuel Cap

Fuel Lines

Replace Fuel Filter

Exhaust

Inspect Exhaust System
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Inspect exhaust system and catalyst as appropriate

Electrical

Inspect Electrical Components of the Vehicle
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Inspect interior and exterior lights

Inspect warning lights

Inspect battery charge and terminals

Check diesel plug indicator

Inspection of HT leads

Check distributor cap

Check horn

Steering & Suspension

Inspect Steering & Suspension Components of the Vehicle
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Check power steering and top up reservoir as required

Check steering components for wear & corrosion

Check steering rack gaitors condition

Inspect wheel bearings

Inspect shock absorbers

Inspect suspension

Tyres & Wheels

Inspect Tyres Including Spare
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Inspect tyre specification including age

Inspect tread depth and tyre wear

Inspect tyre pressure

Inspect torque settings

Brakes

Inspect vehicle braking system and associated parts
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Check brake pads for wear or damage*

Check calipers for leaks and security*

Check brake shoes for wear or damage*

Inspect operation of wheel cylinders and report leaks*

Check brake discs/drums for wear cracks corrosion etc

Test and report brake fluid boiling point

Inspect handbrake

Inspect interior and exterior lights

* For Bronze Service this check is carried out with the wheel still on the car

Drive System

Inspect Drive System and Associated Fluids
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Inspect clutch operation

Inspect driveshaft, joints, gaitors and boots

Inspect and top up clutch, axle oil, transmission or gearbox fluid as required

Vision

Inspect Vehicle Windscreens and Mirrors
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Inspect windscreen wipers and wiper operations (front & rear)

Inspect windscreen washer operation and top up as required

Check windscreen security and for cracks

Inspect mirrors (interior and exterior)

Inspect number plate

Internal

Inspect vehicle braking system and associated parts
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Check pollen filter replacement schedule and report as appropriate

Lubricate door hinges

Inspect seat belts (All – front & rear)

Inspect interior and exterior lights

General

Post Service Actions
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Reset vehicle service light as appropriate

Road Test

Stamp Service Book