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  • Pre purchase van inspection
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Recent Pre Purchase Car Inspection reviews in Parramatta

Did a good, was detailed in explaining the things.

Pre-purchase car inspection

$80

Very reliable and has great knowledge on cars.. saved us from buying a car that wasn’t worth buying. Will definitely use his services again. Thanks Mitch!

PRE PURCHASE INSPECTION

$200

Very friendly, punctual, professional & good communication. Highly recommended. For sure we would call him any other time!

Mechanic for pre inspection

$75

Very quick and clear. To the point inspection. Happy to recommend.

Car mechanical inspection

$150

Friendly professional advice!

Car inspection

$100

Great job. Showed up on time and was knowledgeable.

Pre purchase car Inspection

$120

What's the average cost of a pre-purchase car inspection specialist in Parramatta

$150 - $246

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$150

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$190

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$246

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What does a pre purchase car inspection include?

Cars are usually sold with a roadworthy certificate, but this only means your car is safe to drive on public roads. A pre-purchase car inspection is the only way to make sure there are no surprises when you drive away. A qualified mechanic will do a visual inspection, mechanical check, and test drive to spot any current or potential problems. They will also be aware of concerns that might be typical for the make or model of the car you’re buying and look specifically for those issues. Your mechanic will usually follow a comprehensive pre-purchase car inspection checklist to help you make an informed decision about buying the car. Some of these checks will include:

Exterior inspection

The outside of a car is a good indication of how well the car has been looked after. Panel damage or evidence of repaired damage could indicate the car has been in a serious accident. A pre-purchase car inspection will show whether repairs have been performed to a satisfactory standard. An exterior check also includes checks for rust and structural integrity as these issues may cause problems down the track.

Interior inspection

Your mechanic will conduct a visual inspection of the car’s interior, starting with seats and door trims. Then they’ll check all features inside the car operate normally, including lights, seats, seat belts, air conditioning, central locking, wipers, and windows. Next, they’ll check the dashboard instruments and gauges.

Mechanical inspection

Hidden mechanical problems are one of the pitfalls of buying a used car. And there’s no way of finding out the full extent of any car problems without pulling the engine apart. But an experienced mechanic can identify issues from just a visual check of the underbody and engine. Serious mechanical problems may also show themselves in other areas of the car. Brakes, suspension, wheels, tyres, gearbox, and steering will be checked, and a test drive will help to identify any additional concerns. Your mechanic will pay attention to electrical and cooling systems, as well as the alternator and battery. They will run a diagnostic scan to identify any other issues.

History check

You can make sure your new purchase isn’t hiding any secrets, and that it’s not at risk of repossession by including a history check as part of your pre-purchase car inspection. A history check (or REVS check) show any finance owing on the vehicle, if the car has been stolen, or whether it’s been in a major accident and written off. These records are kept and attached to your car’s vehicle identification number (VIN).

Recent Pre Purchase Car Inspection tasks in Parramatta

Mechanic pre-purchase inspection

$180

Sefton NSW, Australia

12th Apr 2024

Need a Mechanic to do an inspection of a 2015 Mercedes Benz C250 in the sefton area done at 5pm tomorrow (Saturday 13th April) to check over all necessary requirements and make sure the car is up to scratch before I purchase it.

Talal was great, showed up at the location on time and checked over everything I was looking for. Provided expert opinion on the car and its functions. Would highly recommend, great communicator and very easy to work with.

Pre-purchase inspection needed for used car

$100

Westmead New South Wales 2145, Australia

8th Apr 2024

We are looking for an experienced mechanic to examine the car for us.

Pre purchase car inspection

$160

Sefton NSW 2162, Australia

7th Apr 2024

Thorough pre purchase inspection of the car, including history check etc

Pre purchase car Inspection

$200

Wentworth Point NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2024

Second hand car inspection

Pre-purchase van inspection

$80

Chester Hill NSW, Australia

1st Apr 2024

Looking to buy a 2012 hyundai IMAX. Unrego, need a mechanic to run some diagnosis. Location: Chester hill.

Used Car inspection mechanic

$180

Auburn NSW, Australia

27th Mar 2024

Hi. I am looking for someone who can inspect used car and provide me details if the car has any faults or mechanical problems. It’s a mazda 3. I just want half an hour of your time. Please send me your offers.

Inspection of car

$150

Newtown NSW, Australia

24th Mar 2024

Inspection on BMW X5 before I purchase it

Pre purchased car inspection

$250

Girraween NSW, Australia

24th Mar 2024

Looking for a pre-purchase inspection on a car at a dealer. Experience with Subaru desired.

Pre purchase car inspection

$100

Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

23rd Mar 2024

I have plan to bought Toyota Rav4 2009 with 255k km, but its seems like i should bring someone who understand car thwre

Vehicle pre purchase inspection

$100

Clyde NSW 2142, Australia

20th Mar 2024

Need a car inspectedbefore I buy

Pre purchase car inspection

$150

Winston Hills NSW, Australia

11th Mar 2024

I need a Suzuki swift to be inspected before buying

Vehicle inspection

$125

Lidcombe NSW 2141, Australia

9th Mar 2024

Need a pre purchase inspection done in a car I'm buying need a full inspection so I'm not buying a lemon

Car inspection

$100

Merrylands NSW, Australia

7th Mar 2024

Engine lights on. Did crankshaft sensor replacement.

Car pre-purchase inspection

$100

Lidcombe NSW 2141, Australia

2nd Mar 2024

I am looking at purchasing a Peugot car and would like a qualified mechanic to come with me to the inspection. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 24 May 2023

Super thorough and helpful. Very happy with his work!

Car inspection

$300

Parramatta NSW, Australia

29th Feb 2024

I am an interstate buyer looking to buy a car. I need inspection done by tomorrow before 10am as the seller won’t e available after this time

Pre purchase inspection

$5

Parramatta NSW, Australia

24th Feb 2024

Need an experienced and qualified mechanic for inspection of a BMW X1 2016 before buying. Preferably advised me as well.

Need a mechanic for pre-sale car inspection

$120

Granville NSW, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Need a mechanic for a pre-sale car inspection at a dealership in Granville. Ideally tomorrow afternoon , Tues afternoon or Wed at the latest.

Pre- Purchase Car Inspection

$100

Merrylands NSW, Australia

5th Dec 2023

I’m looking at purchasing a 2015 Nissan Pulsar. I have seen the car & have left a deposit but I am needing a qualified mechanic to do a thorough check & confirm that everything is in working order & good condition before going through with it. Car is located in Merrylands, 2160. Inspection needs to be done this week either on Wednesday & Thursday after 4pm or on Friday after 2pm. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 7 December 2023

Todd went above & beyond with his inspection. He took all the time & went through everything with a fine tooth comb. He was lovely & incredibly knowledgeable. Will recommend him to many & definitely be using him again :)

Mechanic for pre-purchase vehicle inspection tomorrow (Tues) 4pm

$150

Auburn NSW 2144, Australia

4th Dec 2023

Mechanic to inspect and provide any concerns on a 2007 Toyota Hiace LWB. Auburn at 4pm tomorrow (Tuesday)5th. Auto 288xxx kms Body is rough it was a tradie van But I test drove it today and seems to drive well. He has a 2nd van thats similar, if this van is no good, I'll pay you again c a s h the same amount as you quote here, to also inspect the other van. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 5 December 2023

The guys were fantastic and are clearly experts in what they do. Extremely thorough and were able to advise myself as the potential buyer and the seller. They were straight to the point and didn't tip toe around the issues they had found. I can't recommend them enough to others and I'm so glad I chose them to do my pre purchase inspection because they helped me avoid buying a lemon! Thanks guys I will without a doubt be using you again.

Mechanic used car inspection today

$50

Bondi Beach NSW, Australia

22nd Oct 2023

Mechanic needed to help me inspect used car later today, 2011 Audi a4 - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 22 October 2023

Helped me dodge a massive bullet, cheers mate