Inspection Report

The inspection report is carried out by our highly qualified motor mechanics who have over 35 years experience in identifying major repairs and mechanical faults. The detailed Inspection Report (see sample) and Body Inspection file (see sample) is designed to ensure you can read and understand every aspect which will help you make the right decision. Here is a list of some of the things we check for you:

ID/ Paperwork Checks          

  • Under bonnet VIN check

  • Engine number check

  • Rego certificate check

  • Log Book/ Service history

  • PPSR Report

Engine & Mechanical

  • Driveline

  • Oil leaks

  • Exhaust leaks

  • Head gasket leaks

  • Compression test (optional)

  • Mounting bushes

  • ECU Computer Scan

Electrical System

  • Central locking

  • Air conditioning  

  • Lights

  • Power windows

  • Dash gauges/ instruments

  • Battery/ alternator output

Steering & Suspension

  • Shock absorbers

  • Coil & leaf Springs

  • Wheel bearings

  • Drive shafts/ CV's Joints

  • Rack & Pinion/ Steering

  • Sway Bar/ Control Arms

Brakes & Wheels

  • Master cylinder

  • Brake pads & discs

  • Brake calipers

  • Hoses & pipes

  • Hand brake

  • Brake fluid condition

Transmission/Gearbox

  • Operation

  • Gear linkages

  • Mountings

  • Fluid/oil leaks

  • Transfer case (4x4)

Cooling System 

  • Radiator & Cap

  • Coolant condition/level

  • Hoses & pipes

  • Water pump & fan

  • Leaks

  • Pressure test

Underbody 

  • Differential/ transaxle

  • Sub frame/ members

  • Mounting points

  • Under floor panels

  • Fuel tank & hoses

Interior/ Trim

 

  • Seats

  • Carpets

  • Headlining

  • Door locks & hinges

  • Door trims/panels

  • Mirrors

Body & Paintwork

  • Paint thickness test

  • Rust/corrosion

  • Dents /dings

  • Repaired damage

  • Panel alignment

  • Window glass

Road Test 

  • Car performance

  • Engine performance

  • Acceleration

  • Handling

  • Ride & comfort

  • Overall condition

Vehicle Inspection Report by Highly Qualified Motor Mechanics in Sydney

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