Habitational Check Servicing Schedule

Abacus take pride in our levels of service, for your peace of mind our complete checklist carried out on all habitational checks is below:


  • Body to chassis mountings - check security
  • Cab to body junction - check
  • Underbody auxiliaries - check
  • Spare wheel retainer - check operation and lubricate
  • Corner steadies and folding steps (where applicable) - check operation and lubricate
  • Chassis - lubricate axle tube (AL-KO) and inspect non-original suspension components

12V Electrics

  • 12N and 12S plugs/cables (where applicable) - check condition and test
  • Road lights and reflectors - check condition and operation
  • Fridge - check operation
  • Interior lighting and equipment - check operation
  • Habitation battery (where fitted) - check operation, security, electrolyte level and lubricate terminals
  • Wiring earths and fuses - inspect condition and correct fuse rating
  • Awning lights and outside pump socket - check condition and operation
  • Fan master - test


  • Ventilation openings - check for obstruction and free flow of air
  • Adjustable ventilators - check for function
  • Roof lights - check to ensure free of obstructions

Gas (fridge not serviced unless requested)

  • Regulator - check performance
  • Carry out gas leak test
  • Appliances (including water heater, cooker, heating and fridge) - check operation
  • Pipe work - check operation and replace flexible hose and clips when necessary
  • Flame failure device - check operation
  • Cylinder - check security
  • Gas dispersal holes - check for blockage

Mains Electrics

  • Inlet plug, hook up cable (when available), earth bonding and RCD operation - check
  • Outlets and permanent connections - carry out visual and functional check

Water System

  • Water pump, pressure switch and heater - check operation and clean grit filter
  • Taps, micro-switch, valves, pipes and tank (if fitted) - check condition and operation
  • Water filter and housing - check for leaks and replace filter if necessary
  • Waste system - check for leaks
  • Toilet - check seals, flush and blade operation
  • Drain down - winter only

Fire Safety

  • DIY additions - check operation and safety
  • Security and smoke alarms - check operation
  • Extinguisher (if fitted) - check correct type fitted and expiry date
  • Fire blanket (if fitted) - check location and fixing


  • Body panels - check and report on any damage and sealant condition
  • Door locks and hinges - check operation and lubricate
  • Body attachments - check security (including ladders, cycle racks, lockers, aerials, satellite dishes, etc)
  • Floor - check for delamination
  • Cab seat - check operation (swivel type and bed configuration only)
  • Furniture - check condition and operation (including hinges, stays, etc)
  • Window seals and blinds - check operations and condition
  • Rising roof - check operation (where applicable)
  • Damp test - carry out and note readings on separate report

If you have any special requirements for gas please contact us, as it's very likely we will be able to help you!

Did you know we also offer habitational check from just £199? View our available services!

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