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|91||Check the sub-frame for rustproofing damage, corrosion and broken parts, especially in critical areas, see fig below.|
|92||If engine and transmission are encapsulated, check the sound insulation, etc.|
|93||Walk around the bus and note any loose mudflaps, strips, bumpers, etc. Check the luggage compartment lids to make sure the dampers are keeping them closed.|
The chassis must be properly cleaned before a detailed check can be carried out. Normally the chassis and under-body should be thoroughly washed at least once a year. After washing and drying, check the rustproofing. Sections with inadequate rustproofing should be treated with rust-proofing. If rust damage is observed, remove any plastic plugs in order to retreat the inside with a rustproofing agent.
Repair or replace damaged parts.
Paint damage should be remedied at the first servicing opportunity.
Check the tow hitch attachment and condition.