Used Vehicle Inspection

Used Vehicle Inspection

Shopping for a used vehicle? Know the condition of the used car, truck SUV you are thinking about purchasing. Have us inspect it before you buy.

City Garage’s Comprehensive Pre-purchase Inspection Service is just $99. Available at all City Garage locations.

Please call for an appointment. Allow at least two hours to complete. Offer valid on Mondays thru Thursdays only. Not available to reseller and used car dealers.

Here is everything our certified mechanics will inspect on the vehicle you are thinking about buying:

SAFETY INSPECTION

Lights

Turn signals

Emergency flashers

Brake lights

3rd brake light

Horn

Wipers

Tires (including spare)

Jack and tools

UNDER HOOD INSPECTION

Condition of oil

Condition of transmission fluid

Antifreeze

Power Steering fluid

Air filter

Emission filter

Fan clutch or fan

Fan belts

Radiator hoses

UNDER CAR INSPECTION

Fluid leaks – oil, transmission, coolant

Shocks

Struts Suspension

Steering

CV boots and joints

Alignment

Bearings and seals

Differential fluid

Exhaust system

Motor mounts

Transmission mounts

CHARGING SYSTEM

Starter draw

Alternator

Battery load test

Electrical system draw

Cables / terminals

ON BOARD DIAGNOSTICS

Retrieve diagnostic trouble codes stored by computer

AIR CONDITIONING

Duct temperature

Blower motor

Duct operation

BRAKES

Rotors / front and rear

Drums / rear

Brake lining / front and rear

Wheel cylinders / rear

Calipers / front and rear

Emergency brake / cables

Brake hoses / front and rear

Master cylinder / fluid condition

Hardware condition

EXHAUST GAS READINGS

Does the vehicle meet today’s emission standards?

COOLING SYSTEM

Freeze plugs

Pressure test

Block test

Freeze temperature

Water pump

Read This Note: This service simply indicates areas that may require service at the time of inspection. This service does not ensure the reliability, longevity or dependability of any parts, components or systems of the vehicle inspected. City Garage does not warrant or guarantee that the parts, components or systems of the vehicle inspected will not fail or are suitable for their intended use.