What Is A Pre-Purchase Inspection, Anyway?
A pre-purchase inspection is a detailed report about the cosmetic, mechanical and safety condition of the vehicle you are interested in purchasing.
Pre-Purchase Used Car Inspection Checklist – Trusted Mechanic
Body condition – Dents – Rust
Engine – Knocking and Compression Inspection
Steering – Suspension Inspection
Wheels – Tires Inspection
Instrument Gauges – Electrical System
Air Conditioning – HVAC
Radiator – Hoses
Frame – Drive Axles
Noises – Leaks
Windshield and other glass
Wiring – Belts
Battery and alternator