Major Service

What’s included

Driving vehicle into workshop

 

Instrument gauges, warning control lights and horn

Check operation

Clutch

Check operation/adjust if necessary (where applicable)

Washers, wipers

Check operation/adjust if necessary (where applicable)

Inside vehicle

 

Exterior and respective control lights; instrument cluster illumination

Check operation/condition

Service interval indicator

Reset after every oil change, if applicable

Handbrake

Check operation/adjust if necessary (where applicable)

Seat belts, buckles and stalks

Check operation/condition

Odour filter

Renew

Outside vehicle

 

Hood latch/safety catch & hinges

Check operation/grease

Under hood

 

Spark plugs

Renew

Induction air filter

Renew (more often in polluted conditions)

Wiring, pipes, hoses, oil and fuel feed lines

Check for routing, damage, chafing and leaks

Engine, vacuum pump, heater and radiator

Check for damages and leaks

Coolant

Check antifreeze concentration: __°C

Coolant expansion tank and washer reservoirs

Check/top up fluid levels as necessary – in case of abnormal fluid loss, a separate order is required to investigate and rectify

Battery terminals

Visual check, to clean and grease a separate order is required (LTS 31 214 4)

Battery

Visual check for leaks – in case of abnormal fluid loss, a separate order is required to investigate and rectify (LTS 31 214 4)

Under vehicle

 

Engine

Drain oil and renew oil filter

Steering, suspension linkages, ball joints, sideshaft joints, gaiters

Check for damage, wear, security and rubber deterioration

Engine, transmission, rear axle

Check for damage and leaks

Pipes, hoses, wiring, oil and fuel feed lines, exhaust

Check for routing, damage, chafing and leaks

Underbody

Check condition of PVC coating

Tyres

Check wear and condition, especially at tyre wall, note tread depth RF__mm, LF__mm, LR__mm, RR__mm

Brake system

With wheels off, check brake pads and discs for wear. Check rear brake drums – in case of abnormal fluid loss, a separate order is required to investigate and rectify. (More often under severe duty conditions)

Outside vehicle

 

Engine

Refill engine oil

Tyres

Adjust pressure

Instant mobility system

Check best before date on tyre sealant – if applicable

Spare wheel

Adjust pressure, check wear – condition (note tread depth) __mm

Tyre pressure monitoring system

Adjust tyre pressures, reset – if applicable

Luggage compartment lamp

Check operation – if applicable

Wheel nuts

Tighten to correct torque and check for correct type. Check for rim damage

Wheel covers

Check for damages, especially at retainer system

Service record and reminder sticker

Update vehicle service record (Service book/Digital Service Record (DSR) and affix sticker to driver side B pillar)