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Maintenance Schedule for Severe Conditions - for Service Reminder System non-applicable EU countries

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.
  • Towing trailer, driving with a car-top carrier, or driving in mountainous conditions.
  • Driving on muddy, dusty, or de-iced roads.
NOTE: If the 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
220
240
miles x 1,000
12.5
25.0
37.5
50.0
62.5
75.0
87.5
100.0
112.5
125.0
137.5
150
months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
132
144
Replace every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months
  Use normal conditions except in dusty conditions.
Every 30,000 km (18,750 miles)
Every 100,000 km (62,500 miles)
Every 120,000 km (75,000 miles)
  Look for cracks and damage, then check the position of the   drive belt auto-tensioner indicator.
  Use genuine Honda All Season Antifreeze/Coolant Type 2.
At 200,000 km (120,000 miles) or 10 years, then every 100,000 km (60,000 miles) or 5 years
Replace Manual Transmission Fluid
  Use genuine Honda MTF.
Every 60,000 km (37,500 miles) or 4 years
  • Check the brake pad and disc thickness. Check for damage.
  • Check the calipers for damage, leaks, and tightness.
Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months
  • Use only DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid. We recommend genuine Honda Brake Fluid.
  • Check the brake fluid level is between upper and lower marks on the reservoir.
Every 3 years
  Check the parking brake operation.
  When the vehicle is driven mostly in areas that have high   concentrations of dust, pollen, or soot in the air, replace   the filter whenever airflow from the heating and air   conditioning system is less than normal.
  Check the position of the headlights.


Service at the indicated distance or time whichever comes first
km x 1,000
20
40
60
80
100
120
140
160
180
200
220
240
miles x 1,000
12.5
25.0
37.5
50.0
62.5
75.0
87.5
100.0
112.5
125.0
137.5
150
months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
132
144
Test drive (noise, stability, dashboard operation)
Check expiration date for TRK (Temporary Repair Kit) bottle (if equipped)
Inspect vehicle corrosion: refer to the Body Repair Manual
  • External Paintwork and Panel Corrosion Check
  • Under Body Corrosion Check
Every year
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.
  • Check steering linkage.
  • Check the boot for damage and leaking grease.
Every 10,000 km (6,250 miles) or 6 months
  • Check the bolts for tightness.
  • Check all dust covers for deterioration and damage.
  • Check the boot and boot band for cracks.
  • Check boots for leaking grease.
  Check the master cylinder and ABS/VSA modulator-  control unit and leakage.
All fluid levels and condition of fluids
  Check levels and check for leaks. If necessary, add.
Exhaust system
  Check the exhaust pipe and muffler for damage, leaks, and   tightness.
  • Check fuel lines for loose connections, cracks, and deterioration.
  • Retighten loose connections and replace any damaged parts.
Tyre condition