Caravan Habitation Service2019-02-08T14:28:31+00:00

AWS Approved Service Centre for Caravans

Caravan Servicing, Repairs and Accessories

An Annual caravan service will test, check and maintain all aspects of your caravan including:

Chassis & Running Gear

Coupling head – check wear/damage & lubricate
Ball acting stabiliser – check friction pads
Coupling head gaiter – check for splits
Breakaway cable & clip – check condition, routing & integrity
Drawbar – inspect & check
Corner steadies & spare wheel carrier – check for damage, operation & lubricate
Jockey wheel – check condition, operation & lubricate
Chassis – check condition, security of assemblies including chassis to floor security
Wheels & tyres – check for damage or distortion
Tyres – assess age & advise replacement if over seven years
Tyres – check condition & wear pattern (including side walls & valves)
Check & record tyre tread depths
Check & record tyre pressures including spare
Suspension – visually check condition of rubbers, bushes, dampers & springs
Remove brake drums – clean & check hub bearings & seals
Brake shoes – clean & check condition of linings (including springs & expanders)
Brake rods, cables & supports – check operation, lubricate & adjust
Refit brake drums – torque hub nuts to manufacturers settings, adjust brakes & check operation
Replace road wheels & torque to manufacturers settings
Handbrake mechanism – check operation, adjust& lubricate

Electrical Systems

12n, 12s/13 pin euro plugs & cables – check condition & test
Road lights & reflectors – check condition & operation
Battery (if fitted) – check condition of battery and compartment & check battery charge state
Battery (if fitted) – check & top up level if required & perform high discharge test
Check battery charge rate from 12s/13 pin euro plug
Fridge – check operation from 12s/13 pin euro plug
Interior lighting & equipment- check operation & fuse rating
Awning light – check operation
Wiring earths – check for defects on all ELV circuits
LV inlet plug & extension lead – check condition & resistance across connection points
Earth bonding – carry out resistance check
RCD unit – check operation of RCD test button & operation of MCB’s

230v sockets – carry out plug top polarity test
Charger – check output charge rate at battery connections
Fridge – check operation of fridge on 230v
Check operation of all other 230v appliances, fans & luminaries
Check that any additional items are to the correct standard

Gas System 

Regulator & gas hose – check age, performance & security
Carry out gas leak check
Appliances – check operation of all gas appliances fitted including FFDs
Gas cylinder – check security
Ensure all gas dispersal vents are clear

Water System

Water pump & pressure switch – check operation
Taps, micro switch, valves, pipes & tank (if fitted) check condition & operation
Water filter & housing – check for leaks & replace filter if required
Waste system – check for leaks
Water tanks (if fitted) – check security of all water tanks, including underslung
Drain down – winter only (unless advised by customer not to do so)
Toilet – check security, operation of pump & lubricate seals


Fixed ventilation – check for obstruction & free flow of air
Check all fixed ventilation is guarded against vermin ingression
Roof lights – check for cracks, operation & free of obstructions

Fire & Safety

Smoke alarm – check operation & replace battery if necessary
If a fire extinguisher is fitted, check to ensure it is in date
If a fire blanket is fitted – check security of its housing

Bodywork & Trims

Doors & windows – check operation of all locks, catches, stays & seals
Roof – check condition of roof lights & seals & also general condition of roof
Grab Handles – check security & sealing
Number plate – check legibility & security
Flooring – check for delamination/sponginess
Furniture – check condition & operation of all furniture doors, handles & fixings
Blinds & fly screens – check tension, operation & material for signs of damage
Damp Test – carry out extensive damp test (separate damp report sheet)


Appliances are checked for operation only. Additional servicing may be required for warranty purposes.


We are Service Agents for Teleco, Dometic, Avtex, Gaslow, Fiamma and many more! 

Our team are here to help you – nothing is too much trouble. We offer a full installation service for a professional fit and finish.


Contact Details

LeisureTech Services
Unit 7 Hawthorne Business Park,



Tel:  01200 442277