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11 March 2024

What is a Motorhome Habbitation Check?

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Don't Wait Until It's Too Late: Schedule Your Chausson Habitation Check Today!

TC Motorhomes are passionate about Chausson motorhomes. Our certified technicians have the knowledge and expertise to ensure your Chausson receives the care it deserves.

Yearly habitation checks are crucial for maintaining your warranty and keeping your motorhome in top condition. We'll thoroughly inspect all aspects of your habitation system, giving you peace of mind for every adventure.

What does a motorhome habitation service include?

A typical motorhome habitation check, especially for maintaining a Chausson warranty, will likely include inspections in these key areas:

Water Systems:Functionality of water pump and pressure switch.

  • Leak checks on all pipes and connections inside and outside the habitation area.
  • Inspection of the freshwater tank, waste water tank, and grey water tank for any damage or leaks.
  • Operation of the hot water boiler and any associated safety features.

Gas Systems

  • Leak checks on all gas lines and connections.
  • Functionality and safety checks of gas appliances like the cooker, hob, and oven.
  • Inspection of the gas regulator and expiry date.
  • Ensuring proper ventilation around gas appliances.

Electrical Systems

  • Functionality of the 12V and 240V electrical systems, including battery levels and charging.
  • Inspection of all electrical connections and wiring for damage or corrosion.
  • Operation of all onboard electrical appliances and fixtures.
  • Testing of Residual-current device (RCD) for proper earth leakage protection.

Bodywork and Chassis

  • Visual inspection of the exterior for any signs of damage, cracks, or water ingress.
  • Functionality of doors, windows, and locks.
  • Inspection of roof, walls, and floor for signs of damp or water damage.
  • Check on tyre condition and pressures, including spare tyre.

Safety and Security

  • Operation of smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and fire extinguishers.
  • Functionality of all safety devices like gas shut-off valves, fire blankets, and window safety catches.
  • Security checks on doors, windows, and habitation lockers.

Other Checks

  • Functionality of heating systems (both gas and electric).
  • Inspection of ventilation systems and airflow throughout the habitation area.
  • Operation of awnings, blinds, and flyscreens.
  • Functionality of any additional features specific to your Chausson model.

If you would like to know more or book in your yearly habbitaction check visit: Motorhome Habitation Check
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