Under the bonnet

Check engine oil level

Check water level

Check break fluid level

Check all other fluid levels

Check battery terminals are clean

After starting engine listen for loose belts

Check battery quality


Any body damage

Check and clean windscreen

Tyres / breaks

Inspect wheels

Tyre pressure check

Check spare tyre is in good condition, good tyre pressure, ready to use if need to.

Check breaks


All instruments working correctly

Check horn

Check windscreen wipers and washer

Check rear view mirror

Check air conditioning

Check first aid kit

Check needle box is present with adequate dispense space

Check there is adequate amount of sunscreen

Check fire extinguisher

Check log book is being filled out

Addtional information

Any additional information or suggestions

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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.