Maintains

 

 

Subaru

Here we have collated a list of regular serving items to guide you on popular cars, we aim to update it often

Basic service

Every 12,5000 km or 6 mths whichever comes first:

  • Oil filter.
  • Engine oil.
  • Sump plug washer.
  • Labor.

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check on the car for items such as:

  • brake wear,
  • handbrake adjustment, 
  • road test, 
  • check and lube as needed all door locks, 
  • levels of other items such as:
  • Coolant, 
  • Diff and 
  • Trans Oils, 
  • Brake Fluid, 
  • washer fluid etc

also included on most models is:

  • Upper cylinder cleaner
  • Fuel tank additive

These above two items should be noted that in 90% of cases its commonly overlooked by most mechanics and its not an upsel.
The Subaru engine is well known to build up carbon over time and this is in the service book as a recommended preventative item

 

Advance service

Every 50,000 km or 24 mths (2 years) whichever comes first:

  • Oil filter.
  • Engine oil.
  • Sump plug washer.
  • Coolant.
  • Trans oil.
  • Diff oil.
  • Power steer fluid.
  • Brake fluid.
  • Clutch fluid.* 
  • Spark plugs.* 
  • Fuel filter*. 
  • Labor.

* Depending on model may or may not be required, and is checked as part of service

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check on the car for items such as:brake wear, handbrake adjustment, road test, check, oil leaks and lube as needed all door locks.

also included on most models is:

  • Upper cylinder cleaner
  • Fuel tank additive

These above two items should be noted that in 90% of cases its commonly overlooked by most mechanics and its not an upsel.
The Subaru engine is well known to build up carbon over time and this is in the service book as a recommended preventative item

  

Timing Belt

Every 100,000 km or 48 mths (4 years ) whichever comes first:

  • Timing belt

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check of the front of the car's engine for items such as:

  • Cam seal oil leaks, 
  • oil pump leak, 
  • crank seal leak, 
  • water pump, and 
  • cam belt tensioner.

Other items and options
In addition to above minor and major service, items are check and optional:

  • Pollen filter Under the dash of your car, often forgotton, filters the air comming into your car.
  • Air filter.Replace as needed and optionally replace cold intake to save future replacement costs and simply clean only!
  • STi oil filter better than the std Subaru factory unit.
  • Filter Mag adds even better filtering of the engine oil by attracting the ferrous particles that are often not captured by the oil filter
  • Fully Synthetic Motul engine Oilin non turbo engines this is an option and worth the extra small cost for improved economy and engine protection.
  • Motul racing fully synthetic trans oils.as they are only changed every 2 years, give your car the very best protection. 
  • Motul Dot 5 high temp racing brake fluid.higher boiling point then common Dot 3 or 4. Great for high load applications or track use

 

Mitsubishi

Basic service

Every 5000 / 10,000 km or 6 mths whichever comes first:
NOTE. Some Turbo Models such as EVO and RallIart require a oil change every 5000 km. 
Best check your service book.

  • Oil filter.
  • Engine oil.
  • Sump plug washer.
  • Labor.

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check on the car for items such as:

  • brake wear, 
  • handbrake adjustment, 
  • road test, 
  • check and lube as needed all door locks, 

levels of other items such as:

  • Coolant, 
  • Diff and 
  • Trans Oils, 
  • Brake Fluid, 
  • washer fluid etc

 

Advance service

Every 50,000 km or 24 mths (2 years) whichever comes first:

  • Oil filter.
  • Engine oil.
  • Sump plug washer.
  • Coolant.
  • Trans oil.
  • Diff oil.
  • Transfer case oil.(if applicable 4wd only) *
  • Power steer fluid.
  • Brake fluid.
  • Clutch fluid.* 
  • Spark plugs.* 
  • Fuel filter.
  • AYC fluid (if applicable) *
  • Labor.

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check on the car for items such as:

  • brake wear, 
  • handbrake adjustment, 
  • road test, 
  • check, 
  • oil leaks and 
  • lube as needed all door locks.

* Depending on model may or may not be required, and is checked as part of service

Timing Belt

Every 100,000 km or 48 mths (4 years) whichever comes first:
NOTE. Some models this is done at 110,000 KM or 5 years

  • Timing belt
  • Check and if needed replace balance shaft belt (if needed)

Including completing above also allows time for a complete check of the front of the car's engine for items such as:

  • Cam seal oil leaks, 
  • oil pump leak, 
  • crank seal leak, 
  • water pump, and 
  • cam belt tensioner.

Other items and options In addition to above minor and major service, items are check and optional:

  • Pollen filter
  • Under the dash of your car, often forgotton, filters the air comming into your car.
  • Air filter.
  • Replace as needed and optionally replace with a cold intake to save future replacement costs and simply clean only!
  • RallIart oil filter better than the std Mitsubishi factory unit.
  • Filter Mag adds even better filtering of the engine oil by attracting the ferrous particles that are often not captured by the oil filter
  • Fully Synthetic Motul engine Oil in non turbo engines this is an option and worth the extra small cost for improved economy and engine protection.
  • Motul racing fully synthetic trans oils.as they are only changed every 2 years, give your car the very best protection.
  • Motul Dot 5 high temp racing brake fluid.higher boiling point then common Dot 3 or 4. Great for high load applications or track use