PRE-PURCHASE INSPECTIONS

To take the risk out of buying a vehicle over a distance, contact us for a detailed safety check and mechanical inspection. We do an extensive visual check on external body features and mechanical components that normally can’t be checked without being present at the vehicle.

Pre-Purchase Inspections concentrate on the following aspects of the vehicle :

Interior : Seats, Seatbelts, Interior trims, Radio, Airconditioning, Window washers and wipers, Doors, Window operation, Engine warning lights.

Exterior : Rust, Paint work, Visible body repairs, Mirrors and glass, Sunroof, Arial, Under body parts, Suspension parts front and rear, Steering Components, Exhaust, Differential and drive shafts.

Tyres and Wheels : Tyre condition, Rims, Spare wheel, Brake hoses, Brake callipers, Brake cylinders, Brake pads, Rotors and drums, Park brake, Wheel bearings.

Road test : Ease of starting, Engine noise, Road noises, Engine performance, Engine emissions/smoke, Gearbox, 4×4, Steering and suspension, cruise control, Brake operation.

Engine and Engine bay : Noise, Fluid levels, Fluid leaks, Hoses and pipes, Caps, Water pump, Radiator fan, Mountings, Battery, Drive belts, Camshaft belt.

Service and Maintenance : Service log book, last service, next service