Maintenance Schedule for Severe Conditions - European Model

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.
 

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 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
Replace engine oil Every 10,000 km (6,000 miles) or 6 months 
Replace engine oil filter l l l l l l l l l l 
Inspect front and rear brakes Every 10,000 km (6,000 miles)or 6 mounths 
Check parking brake adjustment l l l l l l l l l l 
Check lights alignment l l l l l l l l l l 
Test drive (noise, stability, dashboard operation)
  • Check for road stability, noise, vibration and dashboard operation.
 
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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 Inspect every 10,000 km (6,000 miles) or 6 months 
Suspension components
  • Check the bolts for tightness
  • Check all dust cover for deterioration and damage
 
Driveshaft boots 

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 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120 
Brake hoses and lines (including ABS) l l l l l l l l l l 
All fluid levels and condition fluid 
Exhaust system 
Fuel lines and connections 
Tyre condition
  • Check for pressure, puncture, cuts, and irregular thread wear.
 
Replace air cleaner element l l l l l l l l l l 
Replace spark plugs Every 40,000 km (24,000 miles) 
Inspect valve clearance 
Inspect and adjust drive belts   l   l   l   l   l 
Replace dust and pollen filter Every 30,000 km (18,000 miles) or 1 year 
Replace fuel filter           l         
Inspect idle speed           l         
Replace manual transmission fluid Every 60,000 km (36,000 miles) or 4 years 
Replace engine coolant At 200,000 km (120,000 miles) or 10 years, then replace every 100,000 km (60,000 miles) or 5 years 
Replace brake fluid Every 3 years