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Maintenance Schedule for Severe Conditions - South Africa

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 per trip or, in freezing temperatures, driving less than 16 km 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
15
30
45
60
75
90
105
120
135
150
miles x 1,000
9.4
18.8
28.1
37.5
46.9
56.3
65.6
75.0
84.4
93.8
months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
Every 7,500 km
Every 15,000 km
Every 45,000 km
  Replace fuel filter every 45,000 km or 3 years, if the fuel the customer   uses is suspected to be contaminated.
Every 105,000 km
  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 or 10 years, then every 100,000 km or 5 years
  Use genuine Honda MTF.
  Use genuine Honda ATF-Z1.
  Replace 60,000 km or 4 years, then every 45,000 km or 3 years
  • Check the brake pad and disc thickness. Check for damage.
  • Check the calipers for damage, leaks, and tightness.
Every 7,500 km or 6 months
  • Use only DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid. We recommend genuine Honda Brake Fluid.
  • Check the brake fluid level between upper and lower marks on the reservoir.
Every 3 years
  Check the parking brake operation.


Service at the indicated distance or time whichever comes first
km x 1,000
15
30
45
60
75
90
105
120
135
150
miles x 1,000
9.4
18.8
28.1
37.5
46.9
56.3
65.6
75.0
84.4
93.8
months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
  When the vehicle is drive mostly in areas that have high concentrations   of dust, pollen, or soot in the air, replace the filter whenever airflow   from the heating.
Rotate tyres
  Check tyre inflation and condition at least once per month.
Every 15,000 km
    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 7,500 km or 6 months
  • Check the bolts for tightness.
  • Check all dust cover for deterioration and damage.
  • Check the boot and boot band for cracks.
  • Check boots for leaking grease.
  Check the master cylinder and ABS 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.