Peugeot 205 Manual
Bodywork, paint and exterior trim check (Every 12000 miles (18000 km) or 12
months)Routine maintenance and servicing / Bodywork, paint and exterior trim check (Every 12000 miles (18000 km) or 12
1 The best time to carry out this check is after the car has been washed so that any surface blemish or scratch will be clearly evident and not hidden by a film of dirt.
2 Starting at one front corner check the paintwork all around the car, looking for minor scratches or more serious dents. Check all the trim and make sure that it is securely attached over its entire length.
3 Check the security of all door locks, door mirrors, badges, bumpers, radiator grille and wheel trim. Anything found loose, or in need of further attention should be done with reference to the relevant Chapters of this manual.
4 Rectify any problems noticed with the paintwork or body panels as described in Chapter 11.