Maintenance Schedule for Severe Conditions - Australia and New Zealand Models

Follow the Severe Conditions Maintenance Schedule if the customer's vehicle is driven MAINLY under one or more of the following conditions:
  • Driving less than 8 km (5 miles) per trip or, in freezing temperatures, driving less than 16 km (10 miles) per trip.
  • Driving in extremely hot over 35 °C (95 °F) conditions.
  • Extensive idling, or long periods of stop-and-go-driving.
  • Trailer towing, driving with a car-top carrier, or driving in mountainous conditions.
  • Driving on muddy, dusty, or de-iced roads.
NOTE: If the customer's vehicle is driven OCCASIONALLY under severe conditions, follow the Normal Conditions Maintenance Schedule.

Service at the indicated distance or time whichever comes first
Replace air cleaner element
Inspect the valve clearance
  Replace every 40,000 km (25,000 miles) or 2 years when the customer   suspects if the fuel filter is clogged by fuel contamination. The filter   may be clogged when driving in high dust environment conditions, and   when used with contaminated fuel
Inspect drive belts
Check parking brake adjustment
Check lights alignment
Test drive
  Check for road stability, noise, vibrations, and dashboard operation
Visually inspect the following items:

Check for correct installation and position, check for cracks, deterioration, rust, and leaks

Check tightness of screws, nuts, and joints. If necessary, retighten
Brake hoses and lines (including ABS)
All fluid levels and condition of fluids
  Check levels and check for leaks. If necessary, add engine coolant  , MTF, ATF, brake   fluid, windshield fluid, and battery fluid
Exhaust system
Fuel lines and connections

Every 5,000 km (3,125 miles) or 6 months
Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months
Inspect front and rear brakes

Check the brake pad and disc thickness. Check for damage or cracks front pad , front disc , rear pad , rear disc

Visually inspect the following items:
Tie-rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots
Suspension components

Check the bolts for tightness

Driveshaft boots

Check the boot and boot band for cracks

At 200,000 km (120,000 miles) or 10 years, then every 100,000 km (60,000 miles) or 5 years
Replace engine coolant
Every 3 years
Replace brake fluid

Use only DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid. We recommend genuine Honda Brake Fluid

Every 30,000 km (18,750 miles) or 1 year
Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles)
Rotate tyres
  Check tyre inflation and condition at least once per month