Honda Service Frequently Asked Questions

We have added a list of frequently asked questions along with their relevant answers below. If you still require more information please contact us.

How often should you service your car?

Your car should be serviced every 12,500 Miles or 12 Months whichever comes first

What is a full-service history?

A service history is a booklet that details when and where a car received its routine service. Each entry is accompanied by a stamp from the garage that confirms a professional Technician completed the service

How long does a car service take?

In general, a full car service time normally takes around 3-4 hours, assuming no significant issues are encountered, so you should normally have the car back the same day.

An interim (Short) service is often half the time. (if your car is having a service & MOT on the same day we will need the car for most of the day)

What does a car service include?

What is actually included in your service will be largely dictated by which type you choose, but a full service will likely involve an engine oil and filter change; a check of all fluids and a full brake check, plus usually checks on over 50 other key components including safety-related features .A more thorough service will check and replace a wider range of components and could include a change of spark plugs and a variety of important filters.

How often should you change your oil?

Most people should change their oil twice a year. Basically, once every six months.

What does a major service include?

This might be recommended after 24 months or 24,000 miles. A major service usually includes all the checks and changes in the full service, plus some extras. Changes to your car might include:

Brake fluid replacement, Cabin filter replacement, Spark plugs replacement, CVT/ Automatic Transmission oil replacement

Do I have to get my car serviced by a main dealer?

In order to keep your car's warranty valid, your car will need to be serviced using approved parts. You can get your car serviced anywhere, but by going to a main dealer, you can be sure those all-important approved parts are used.