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Campervan servicing Dunlop

November 20, 2017 10:59 am Published by Roseisle

Routine campervan servicing Dunlop check-ups for motor homes and caravans are comparable to its MOT or motorhome servicing Dunlop aspects, where electricity, water LPG facets are completely scrutinized for possible risks.

It’s too frequently that unfavorable events could happen if these problems are blown off and left unchecked.

Electricity dangers can prove to be quite annoying and life threatening at the same time. LPG escapes are the same; ingress and water leaks may be left but will surely prove to be more costly to repair as time goes on. More than peace of mind is also endangered. What better way to settle the uneasy feeling than having an annual checkup to prevent these dangerous scenarios from happening?

campervan servicing Dunlop

Motorhome owners could reason that their caravans do not live or use that much to warrant the costs of paying for the test, but what they do not understand is that the action of shortage could cause inherent issues.

Campervan Servicing Timeframe

A great, exhaustive habitation service may take up to 3 hours, depending on the vehicle (caravans take a bit more). The tech test if they’re up to standards and will scrutinize all the major facets of your motor home.

During the course of a motorhome servicing service Dunlop, these facets of a motor home or a camper van are scrutinized:

  • Damp Test (to check for possible water ingress)
  • Flyscreens and Blind inspection/ Fittings and Fixtures/ Delamination test
  • General Bodywork. Includes Ladders, Cycle Rack, Aircon, Satellite Systems, Windows and Door inspection, Locks and Catches
  • Fire and Safety Check. Fire Blankets, Fire Extinguisher and Carbon Monoxide/ Smoke alarms inspected
  • Ventilation such as roofs, roof lights and other sources of ventilation
  • Water Systems. Includes toilet operation, Waste water systems and water pump maintenance
  • Gas Systems. Gas appliances, a Gas Leak test and Hose condition and age
  • Sockets. 12v sockets and all other socket add-ons
  • Electrical Systems
  • 12v and 230v sockets inspected, Electric Step test, RCDs, Lighting, overall battery condition, and a test whether to see if the charging circuit operates and functions correctly.

Underbody visual inspection

Are Campervan Servicing Self-Checks Urged?
Motorhomes owners or some camper van believe they are able to do a DIY Campervan Servicing Dunlop review using tools they bought off eBay or any other leading on-line marketplace. While they may have the necessary tools for it, the needed expertise, skillset and interpretation of results can be lacking, and therefore the results could end up being misleading and erroneous.

The questions which should be answered are- Do you have the right tools for carrying out motorhome servicing Dunlop inspection? Have you got knowledge and the skillset for it? Even if you’ve replied “yes” to both of them, having your motorhome inspected by a licensed technician can prove to be better than doing it yourself.

Pass or Fail Certificates

A record saying which motor home components are assessed when a caravan or a motorhome is scrutinized by a professional tech, and detailed notes of the inspection results will be written on it. Should the tech find any fault in either of the tests, they can set a future date for a follow-up appointment or have it done there and right then.

Campervan Servicing Dunlop

The habitation service results do not get sent to a centralized database, but it will be for your safekeeping. You may use it should you want an audit trail of your camper home history, which will be equivalent to some mechanical service history for cars.

Campervan Servicing Cost

Having your campervan inspected with Campervan Servicing Dunlop can fluctuate extensively by cost; the time spent testing the various facets (thus, two to three hours’ time) and the way the tech on hand inspects these variables, it could be anywhere from £60-100 per hour, determined by the workshop. Including the VAT.

Mechanical Servicing

A toll is taken by the mpg on the engine and chassis, which will be where the mechanical servicing is largely carried out of the motorhome. During this maintenance, caravan owners may also choose in for an oil and filter change; the recommended servicing here is according to the motorhome manufacturer’s recommendation and the difference in-between full servicings. Caravan owners will be pleased to know that the mechanical health check because of their motorhome is free they take it to a workshop for an oil and filter change.

Campervan Servicing Dunlop

Routine Servicing Advantages

There are a couple of things that stand out when considering the significance of regular Motorhome Servicing. Your safety is ensured, and the working state of your motorhome can also be recognized. Prevention of untimely mechanical or habitation failures is also among the most important advantages in preserving your caravan. Habitation services are vital because they contain vital security checks like a Carbon Monoxide test and a Gas Security Check. Moreover, the caravan owners maintain records that are good when it comes to manufacturer guarantees and habitation guarantee, as failure in yearly habitation service reviews could potentially invalidate your guarantee; 3 years for new motorhomes and 10 years for water ingress. You can keep a great 3-year mechanical guarantee by having it serviced at the conclusion of the second year.

Campervan Servicing – Body Repairs, Accessories and MOT

We can also do body repairs, MOTs and fit in a broad range of caravan accessories and addons such as Gaslow systems, air-conditioning units, TV and aerial satellites, bike racks, rear-view cameras, tracking devices and alarm systems and awnings aside from being accessible for Mechanical and Habitation Servicing.

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