Our 25-point Checklist

OUR 25-POINT CHECKLIST

Lights / Electrical
Mandatory lights (external)
Horn / wipers / washers
 
External / Internal
Brake noise / feel
Clutch / transmission operation
Engine noise / smoke
Glass / mirrors / wiper blades
Seat belts – security and operation
 
Under Bonnet
Fluid levels – oil / water / coolant / screenwash
Fluid leaks – oil / water
Battery condition / drive belts
 
Brakes / Hubs
Brake fluid condition / temperature
Master cylinder / servo
Linings – pads / shoes
Discs / drums
Hoses / pipes / cables / wheel bearings
 
Underside
Steering / suspension
Drive shafts / gaiters
Oil leaks
 
Wheels / Tyres
Nearside front
Offside front
Nearside rear
Offside rear
Spare
Tyre pressures (check & adjust accordingly)
 
Fluid top-up
Coolant (check and adjust accordingly)
Brake fluid (check and adjust accordingly)
Screenwash (check and adjust accordingly)
Engine oil (check and adjust accordingly)