BMW Inspection II

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 (magic eye), 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
  • Every Engine Oil Service: Replace A/C microfilter

  • Engine Oil
  • Oil Filter, Engine
  • Fuel Filer

Reset

  • Services Reminder Indicators
  • Reset CBS display