Honda Civic Type-R Maintenance Schedule for Normal Conditions - for Service Reminder System

Civic 5 Door 15- [FK2]

  1. Ichiban
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    Follow the normal maintenance schedule if the severe driving conditions specified in the severe maintenance schedule do not apply.

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    Replace engine oilWhen the notice of Engine Oil Monitor is displayed, or 1 year has passed from the last replacement.
    Replace engine oil filterWhen the notice of Engine Oil Monitor is displayed, or 2 years have passed from the last replacement.
    Replace air cleaner elementEvery 60,000 km (37,500 miles)
    Inspect valve clearanceEvery 40,000 km (25,000 miles)
    Replace fuel filter
    Replace spark plugs
    More than 50% of driving time above 200 km/h, replace the spark plugs every 60,000 km (37,500 miles).
    Every 120,000 km (75,000 miles)
    Inspect drive belt
    Look for cracks and damage, then check the position of drive belt auto-tensioner indicator.
    Inspect idle speed
    Replace engine coolant
    We recommend genuine Honda All Season Antifreeze/Coolant Type 2.
    At 200,000 km (120,000 miles) or 10 years, thereafter every 100,000 km (60,000 miles) or 5 years
    Replace manual transmission fluid
    We recommend genuine Honda MTF.
    Check front and rear brakes
    Check brake pads and disc thickness. Check for damage.
    Check calipers for damage, leaks, and tightness.
    Replace brake fluid
    Use only Brake Fluid DOT 3 or DOT 4.We recommend genuine Honda Brake Fluid.
    Check brake fluid level is between upper and lower marks on reservoir.
    Every 3 years
    Check parking brake adjustment
    Check parking brake operation.
    Replace dust and pollen filter
    If the vehicle is driven primarily in urban areas that have high concentrations of soot in the air, under dusty conditions, or the air flow from the heating and cooling system/climate control system becomes less than usual, replace every 20,000 km (12,500 miles) or every year.
    Check lights alignment
    Check the position of headlights.
    Test drive (noise, stability, dashboard operation)
    Check expiration date for temporary tyre repair kit bottle(if equipped)Every year
    Inspect vehicle corrosion: refer to the Body Repair Manual
    External Paintwork and Panel Corrosion Check
    Under Body Corrosion Check
    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.
    Tie-rod ends, steering gearbox, and boots
    Check steering linkage.
    Check boots for damage and leaking grease.
    Suspension components
    Check bolts for tightness.
    Check all dust covers for deterioration and damage.
    Driveshaft boots
    Check boots and boot bands for cracks.
    Check boots for leaking grease.
    Brake hoses and lines (including VSA lines)
    Check master cylinder and VSA modulator-control unit for damage and leakage.
    All fluid levels and condition of fluids
    Check levels and check for leaks. If necessary, add:
    Engine coolant
    Brake fluid
    Clutch fluid
    Windshield washer fluid
    Exhaust system
    Check catalytic converter heat shields, exhaust pipe, and muffler for damage, leaks, and tightness.
    Fuel lines and connections
    Check fuel lines for loose connections, cracks, and deterioration.
    Re tighten loose connections and replace any damaged parts.
    Tyre condition