BMW Inspection I

Check

  • Instrument Panel, Gauges and Warning Indicators
  • Check ‘Check Control’ messages. Check indicators and warning lights

Diagnose/Test

  • Data Link Connector
  • Perform diagnostic quick test

Inspect

    • Air Bag System

SRS airbag units (visual) for torn covers, obvious damage or attachment of stickers

    • Battery

State of battery change, recharge if needed

    • Body and Frame

Check for damage and corrosion

    • Brake Hose/Line

Brake system connections and lines: check for leaks, damage and wear

    • Coolant

Coolant level and concentration. Record freeze point

    • Dimmer Switch

Headlamp flasher

    • Fluids

Inspect underbody for visible signs of fluid leakage

    • Hazard Warning Flasher
    • Horn
    • Lighting and Horns

Instrument cluster lighting, headlamps, tail lamps, marker lamps, turn signals, back-up, license plate, interior, map reading, sun visor, glovebox, luggage area and flashlight

    • Mirrors

Rear view mirror function

    • Power Steering Fluid
    • Seat Belt System

Seat belts: condition and function

    • Steering

Check play, clearance, leaks, damage and wear

    • Tires

Inspect tires for damage, wear, inflation pressure, condition. Record tread depth

    • Vehicle

Final inspection (road test): brakes, steering, transmission, shock absorbers (visual)

    • Wiper and Washer Systems

Headlamp washer function, windshield washer function, windshield wipers and washer fluid level and concentration

Replace

    • Brake Flush
    • Cabin Air Filter

Reset

    • Services Reminder Indicators

Reset vehicle CBS