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Motorhome Habitation Service

We cover all aspects of motorhome servicing. It is highly recommended you have your habitation service on a regular, annual basis. Even if it has had no use gas systems can develop gas leaks, gas fittings can produce hairline cracks and water systems can become frost damaged over the winter months, even if you have drained down the water system.

Here are some of the items which are checked during an annual habitation service:

Gas system

  • Operation of regulator and condition and age of gas hoses
  • Check security of all gas bottles
  • Gas system leak test
  • Ensure all gas dispersal holes are correctly located and free from obstructions
  • Check correct operation of all gas appliances, Flame failure devices and flues


  • Check all fixed ventilation for obstructions
  • Check all roof lights for cracks, operation and ensure they are free from obstructions

Electrical system

  • Condition of the leisure battery, charge state, top up if required and carry out high discharge test
  • Check battery is being charged from engine, mains and solar panels if fitted
  • Check operation of fridge on 12v and mains
  • Check all interior lighting and equipment including awning light
  • Check wiring harness for defects
  • Check earth bonding
  • Check operation of mains sockets and correct operation of RCD and all MCB’s
  • Check operation of electric step if fitted
  • Check safe operation of all appliances on mains
  • Check air conditioning and all additional electrical items are working correctly


  • Corner steadies and folding steps operation and lubrication

Water system

  • Check operation of water pump and pressure switch
  • Check operation and condition of taps, micro switches, valves, and all pipework
  • Check security and condition of all water tanks and waste pipes
  • Check toilet for leaks, correct operation and lubricate seal if required


  • Check operation of all doors, windows, locks, catches, stays and seals
  • Check condition of all furniture, catches and hinges
  • Check condition and operation of all blinds and fly screens
  • Check floor for de-lamination and any spongy spots
  • Check all roof lights, roof and all exterior moulding for points of water ingress
  • Check all body attachments for security, including roof ladders, bike racks etc

Fire and safety

  • Check smoke alarm and carbon monoxide alarm for correct operation
  • Check condition of fire blanket if fitted
  • Check condition of fire extinguisher and expiration date

For free advice or to request a free visit for an estimate, contact us