Maintenance Schedule for Severe Conditions (European)

Follow the Severe Conditions Maintenance Schedule if the customer's vehicle is driven MAINLY under one or more of the following conditions:


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 km x 1,000 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 160 180 200 
miles x 1,000 12.5 25.0 37.5 50.0 62.5 75.0 87.5 100.0 112.5 125.0 
months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
Replace engine oil Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months 
Replace engine oil filter Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months 
Replace air cleaner element
   Use normal schedule except in dusty
   conditions 
Every 20,000 km (12,500 miles) 
Drain fuel filter l  l  l  l  l  
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Inspect drive belts
   Look for cracks and damage, then check the
   position of the drive belt auto-tensioner
   indicator 
Replace engine coolant
  Use Genuine Honda All Season Antifreeze/   Coolant Type 2 
At 100,000 km (62,500 miles) or 5 years, then every 60,000 km (37,500 miles) or 3 years 
Replace manual transmission fluid
  Use Honda MTF 
Every 60,000 km (37,500 miles) or 4 years 
Replace rear differential fluid
   Use Honda DPSF 
At 80,000 km (50,000 miles) or 6 years, then every 40,000 km (25,000 miles) or 3 years 
Inspect front and rear brakes Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months 
Replace brake fluid
  • Use only DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid. We recommend Genuine Honda Brake Fluid
  • Check that brake fluid level between the upper and lower marks on the reservoir
 
Every 3 years 
Check parking brake adjustment

   Check the parking brake operation 
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Service at the indicated distance or time whichever comes first km x 1,000 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 160 180 200 
miles x 1,000 12.5 25.0 37.5 50.0 62.5 75.0 87.5 100.0 112.5 125.0 
months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
Replace dust and pollen filter Every 30,000 km (18,000 miles) or 1 year 
Check lights alignment
  Check the position of the headlights
  
 
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Test drive (noise, stability, 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
 
Tie-rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots
   Check rack grease and steering linkage. Check
   the boot for damage and leaking grease 
Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months 
Suspension components
  • Check the bolts for tightness
  • Check all dust cover for deterioration and damage
 
Driveshaft boots
  • Check the boot and boot band for cracks
  • Check rack grease
 
Brake hoses and lines (including ABS or VSA)
   Check the master cylinder, proportioning    control valve, and ABS or VSA modulator and    leakage 
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All fluid levels and condition of fluids
  Check levels and check for leaks. If necessary,
   and engine coolant,
MTF
  ,
brake fluid
  ,
power steering fluid
  ,
and windshield fluid 
Exhaust system
   Check the catalytic converter heat shield,    exhaust pipe, and muffler for damage, leaks,    and tightness 
Fuel lines and connections
   Check fuel lines for loose connections, cracks,
   and deterioration. Retighten loose connections
   and replace any damaged parts 
Tyre condition