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Preventative Maintenance:

Level 1

Level 2

Level 3

Level 4

Recommended at least
Recommended at least
Recommended at least
Recommended at least
3 to 4 times a year or every 4,800 to 12,000 km
Yearly or every 24,000 km
Every two years or 48,000 km
Every four years or 96,000 km
Level Includes :

Level Includes : all of level 1 plus the following

Level Includes : all of level 1 and 2 plus the following
Level Includes : all of level 1, 2 and 3 plus the following
  • Oil change
  • Oil filter replacement
  • Inspection of the follwing fluids and topping up when necessary : Cooling system, brake, power steering, transmission, windshield washer
  • Drive belt inspection
  • Lubrication of hinges, locks and latches.
  • Lubrication of chassis, steering and suspension components (if applicable)
  • Visual inspection of front/rear wheel drive systems, steering system, suspension components, universal joints and boots
  • Leak detection
  • Visual inspection of exhaust system
  • Tire inspection and air pressure adjustment
  • Outside light inspection (replacement when necessary)
  • Windshield wiper inspection (replacement when necessary)
  • Horn inspection
  • Thorough road test
  • Wheel alignment
  • Tire rotation/balancing, spare tire inspection
  • Servicing of braking system : dissassembly and inspection of primary components at all 4 wheels, cleaning, lubrication/reassembly, adjustment of brake shoes (when applicable), inspection of flexible and rigid brake lines
  • Air filter inspection, replacement if required
  • Inspection of passenger compartment air filter(s)/pollen filter(s), replacement if required
  • Inspection of battery , charging system and connections
  • Drive belt inspection, replacement if required
  • Cooling system inspection: pressure test, antifreeze density measurement, inspection of hoses and clamps
  • External cleaning of radiator and air conditioning condenser
  • Inspection of transmission
  • Thorough inspection of : steering system, suspension components, powertrain
  • Inspection and lubrication of : accelerator linkages, shifter linkages, spare tire retractor (below vehicle), parking brake cables and linkages.
  • Flushing and replacement of : cooling fluid, transmission fluid and filter, differential lubricant, hydraulic brake fluid, hydraulic power steering fluid, transfer case lubricant (4x4)
  • Ignition system inspection
  • Spark plug inspection, replacement if required
  • Performance test on heating and air conditioning systems
  • Fuel filter replacement
  • Gas fumes collection system inspection
  • Clutch system inspection
  • Compliancee check of airbag system and seatbelt retractors
  • Read computer codes
  • PCV vaolve replacement
Level 3 maintenance is also recommended upon the purchase of any vehicle with unknown service history, since all fluids must be drained and replaced.
  • Timing belt replacement
  • Spark plug replacement
  • Ignition cable replacement
  • Injection system cleaning
  • Ignition advance testing (if applicable)
Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4

When performing level 1, 2, 3 and 4 services, we also advise you whether additional servicing specific to your vehicle is required.

For more info, see www.autoproservice.com