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Vehicle Inspection & Roadworthiness

American Auto Trading offers an on-demand service of car inspection. Our certified technicians travel to perform $250 pre-shipping inspection for your vehicle. Inspection is a very important and critical part of the purchase process to deliver the top quality vehicle.

Checklist for Inspection

Our experts inspect different elements of the vehicle in detail. Those elements include:

  • Windshield cracks

  • Body panel colors match

  • Paint

  • Alignment of doors, hood and fenders

Exterior

  • Body scratches

  • Body dents

  • Windshields wipers and blades

  • Headlights and directional

Steering

  • Vehicle drifting without prodding

  • Shaking or vibration in steering wheel

  • Resistance in the steering wheel while turning

  • Clicking or clunking sounds when turning

  • Oil or fluid leaks

  • Corrosion issue on battery terminals

  • Odors free engines while running

  • Exhaust pipes

Engine

  • Suspension

  • Creaking noises while bouncing the vehicle corners

Tires

  • Tires brand (Michelin, Bridgestone, Goodyear)

  • Make of the tires (all tire make should be same)

  • Cuts, cracks or bubbles on tires

  • Alignment of doors, hood and fenders

  • Alignment and suspension issues

  • Spare tire, jack and lug wrench

  • Spare tire inflated

Automatic Transmission

  • Clean Transmission fluid

  • Slip or delay in Transmission while driving

Frame

  • Chassis condition

  • Clean and free of scratches frame holes

Manual or Standard Transmission
  • Smooth gear shift

  • Grinding noise in reverse

Brakes

  • Vehicle steers straight while applying brakes

  • Parking brake engages and disengages freely

  • Wheels do not lock on antilock brakes

Interior

  • Seats condition

  • Doors and trunk

  • Gauges functionality

  • Dashboard warning lights

  • Stereo

  • Heater

  • Air conditioner

  • Windshield wipers

  • Windshield wiper fluid dispenser

  • Functional seat belts

  • Seats adjustment

  • Power windows

  • Sunroof opens & closes properly (if applicable)

  • Car alarm (if applicable)

  • Trunk and driver-side door lock & unlock with key

  • Hazard lights

  • Headlights

Miscellaneous

  • Car manual available

  • Instructions for accessories included

  • Service and repair records

  • Owner has title