Maintenance Records


Here's a comprehensive list of all the maintenance, repairs, upgrades, and general upkeep of this 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia Multivan throughout our ownership.  Unfortunately there were no earlier maintenance records available, but I was assured that "the head gaskets had just been replaced" before I purchased. So far, I have no evidence to doubt that.  The engine is clean and leak-free. Fingers crossed...

10/10 (Greg's Repair Service)
  • Replaced Sway Bar Bushings & related hardware
  • Repaired Damaged Adjuster Rod Threads on parking brake. 
  • Adjusted Rear Brake Shoes
  • Linkage Repair Kit
  • Replaced Outer Tie Rod Ends
  • Replaced L & R Upper Control Arm Bushings w/ all Related Hardware 
  • Replaced Air Intake Bellows Boot/Set Tune Specs
  • Adjusted Drive Belts
  • Repacked front wheel bearings, rotated tires
  • performed front end alignment
11/10 (Greg's Repair Service)
  • Removed Fuel Tank & replaced all grommets and hoses
  • Replaced Fuel Sending Unit
11/10 (me)
  • new stereo installation w/ CD and aux input
1/11 (Sears Auto)
5/11 (Greg's Repair Service)
  • replaced driver's side power window regulator and motor. after-market kit
5/11 (me)
6/11 (Greg's Repair Service)
  • Renewed All Grounds For Fuel Injection Below Ignition Coil Assy. 
  • Renewed Wire Connectors For ECU Grounds
  • Replaced Ignition Distributor Cap & Ignition Rotor and Associated Wire Connectors & Harness Assembly @ Air Flow Sensor
  • Deist Cap-OEM Borsch 
  • Ignition Rotor
  • Wiring Harness Repair Kit
6/11 (me)
4/12 (Greg's Repair Service)
  • Replaced Clutch Slave Cylinder
  • Replaced Brake Lines: Left Rear, Right Front to Rear Junction
  • Replaced "Y" pipe gaskets in exhaust
  • Replaced Rear Brake Pads & Rotors - Serviced Rear Brake Calipers
    • Rear Brake shoes 
    • Rear Brake Wheel cylinder
    • Brake Kleen/Aerosol 
    • Complete Rear Brake Job
8/12 (me)

2 comments:

  1. Love your site. Bought a 1991 carat GL (now 165k)three years ago and LOVE it. Have taken many trips, including PEI last summer. Camp in it a lot. Live on MV where I teach HS and my wife writes novels. Think I may give Greg's repair service a try. Keep on posting.

    David

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  2. Keeping auto maintenance records is a best way to get into that can save money over the years on car. It can also beneficial extend the life of uk used cars for sale to africa as well provide with many worry free miles.

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