We know you have been making long list of things you need for this holiday but did your vehicle make that list? Lets ensure our Holiday Checks Done! It’s important to know your vehicle will be safe for those log road trips with your family. Imagine breaking down on the side of the freeway all because you never carry out the relevant checks before embarking on your journey. We at CMH Honda Pinetown can ensure your hHoliday Checks Done.
Below are the steps and checks carried out in our recommended 20-point safety check:
- Oil level check: Check that your vehicle has the recommended level of oil in the engine.
- Check oil condition: We will also inspect piping to ensure no leaks and check the condition of your oil.
- Brakes pads check: One of the most important things in your vehicle is your brakes, we will make sure your brake pads are at the correct level meaning your brake pads are not worn out.
- Check brake fluid levels: For braking safety, we will check your brake fluid levels to make sure it’s at its maximum for the safety of your vehicle and your family.
- Check brake pedal: We will check your brake pedal for your travel.
- Check all lights: We will carry out a visual inspection of all your warning lights, your indicators, Brake lights, headlights, bright lights etc.
- Check battery condition: We will visually check the condition of your battery ensuring no leakage and swelling of your battery.
- Check coolant levels: Summer in Durban is usually hot, to ensure your vehicle’s engine is cool at all times we will make sure your coolant level is at its maximum capacity and also check for leaks if any.
- Check Wiper Blade Condition: We will visually inspect your wiper blades on your vehicle ensuring it’s in good condition and ready to use when need be.
- Check windscreen fluid: We will check your fluid levels in your windscreen washer to ensure this is ready to use when you need to.
- Check Tyre Condition: We will visually check your tyre thread to make sure it is over the required thread size and check there is no damage to the wall of tyre.
- Suspension check: We will visually check your suspension for any damage done.
- Check power steering fluid: We will visually check your power steering levels to see its at its maximum.
- Check exhaust system: We will visually check your exhaust system for any leak or damage done to it.
- Radiator Fan Check” We will visually check your radiator fan cycle to ensure the vehicle engine is kept cool when needed.
- Windscreen check: We will inspect your windscreen for any chips or cracks that can potentially cause more damage to your vehicle.
- Check Air Filter: We will visually check your air filter for any damage.
- Inspect CV boots: We will visually inspect your cv boots to make sure there is no tear or damage.
- Inspect your undercarriage: We will visually inspect your undercarriage for any damage done to it.
- Road test: We will take your vehicle for a test drive to ensure your vehicle is ready for road trip
Lets ensure our Holiday Checks Done! Contact us at CMH Honda Pinetown to find out more about this holiday check.0317143600