Maintenance Schedule for Normal Conditions

FR-V 04-11 i-CTDi [BE5]

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    Follow the Normal Conditions Maintenance Schedule if the severe driving conditions specified in the Severe Conditions Maintenance Schedule do not apply.

    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 12.5 25.0 37.5 50.0 62.5 75.0 87.5 100.0 112.5 125.0
    months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120
    Replace engine oil
    Replace engine oil filter
    Replace air cleaner element Every 40,000 km (25,000 miles)
    Drain fuel filter
    Replace fuel filter
    Inspect drive belt
    Look for cracks and damage, then check the position of the drive belt auto-tensioner indicator
    Replace engine coolant
    Use Genuine Honda All Season Antifreeze/ Coolant Type 2
    At 100,000 km (62,500 miles) or 5 years, then every 60,000 km (37,500 miles) or 3 years
    Replace manual transmission fluid
    Use Honda MTF
    Every 120,000 km (75,000 miles) or 8 years
    Inspect front and rear brakes
    • Check the brake pad and disc thickness. Check damage or cracks front pad, front disc, rear pad, rear disc
    • Check the brake linings for cracking, grazing, wear, and contamination
    • Check the calipers for damage, leak, and tightness, front , rear
    Replace brake fluid
    • Use only DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid. We recommend Genuine Honda Brake Fluid
    • Check that brake fluid level between the upper and lower marks on the reservoir
    Every 3 years
    Check parking brake adjustment
    Check the parking brake operation


    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 12.5 25.0 37.5 50.0 62.5 75.0 87.5 100.0 112.5 125.0
    months 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96 108 120
    Replace dust and pollen filter Every 30,000 km (18,750 miles) or 1 year
    Check lights alignment
    Check the position of the headlights
    Test drive (noise, stability, dashboard operation)
    Visually inspect the following items:
    • Check correct installation and position, check cracks, deterioration, rust, and leak
    • Check tightness of screws, nuts, and joints. If necessary, retighten
    Tie-rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots
    Check rack grease and steering linkage. Check the boot for damage and leaking grease
    Suspension components
    • Check the bolts for tightness
    • Check all dust cover for deterioration and damage
    Driveshaft boots
    • Check the boot and boot band for cracks
    • Check rack grease
    Brake hoses and lines (including VSA)
    Check the master cylinder, VSA modulator control unit, and leakage
    All fluid levels and condition of fluids
    Check levels and if necessary, look for leak engine coolant, MTF, brake fluid, power steering fluid, and windshield fluid
    Exhaust system
    Check the catalytic converter heat shield, exhaust pipe, and muffler for damage, leak, and tightness
    Fuel lines and connections
    Check fuel lines for loose connections, cracks, and deterioration. Retighten loose connections and replace any damaged parts
    Tyre condition
    Check pressure, puncture, or cuts and irregular thread wear