Tony & Brothers German-Auto-Repair offers pre-purchase inspections for all German vehicles. The following is a checklist of all things we inspect on your desired vehicle prior to your big purchase.

  • Pre-purchase Vehicle Inspection
  • Used Vehicle Inspection

VEHICLE COMPONENTS

Lights:

  • Interior, Warning
  • Wipers & Washers
  • Instruments & Controls
  • Turn Signals & Indicator
  • Horn
  • Headlights & Fog Lights
  • Other Exterior Lights

Other:

  • Heater & A/C Operation
  • Engine Performance
  • Turbo Boost Operation
  • Shock Absorber Function
  • Transmission Clutch
  • Brakes
  • Steering
  • Wheel Balance

BODY

Interior:

  • Seat
  • Seat Belts
  • Mirrors
  • Dash & Controls

Glass:

  • Windshield
  • Side Windows
  • Rear Windows

Structure:

  • Frame
  • Body Panel Replacement

UNDER HOOD

Fluid Level & Condition:

  • Engine Oil
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Differential Oil
  • Coolant
  • Washer Fluid
  • Brake Fluid
  • Power Steering Fluid

Drive Belt Age & Condition:

  • Alternator
  • Water Pump
  • A/C Compressor
  • Power Steering
  • Pump
  • Timing Belt

Charging System:

  • Voltage
  • Amperage
  • Connections

Battery:

  • Cables & Connections

Engine:

  • Visual
  • Mounts
  • Valve Clearance
  • Compression
  • Noise
  • Freeze Plugs
  • Oil / Coolant Leaks

Intake System:

  • Air Filter
  • Throttle Plate
  • Thermostatic Control
  • Intake Hoses
  • Manifold Gaskets

Fuel Delivery System:

  • Fuel Filter
  • Tank Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lines
  • Fuel Rail
  • Injectors

Control System:

  • Check Engine Light
  • Trouble Codes
  • Sensors
  • Connections / Wiring
  • Cooling
  • Radiator
  • Radiator Hoses
  • Water Pump
  • Thermostat
  • Heater / Bypass
  • Hoses

Air Conditioning:

  • Condenser
  • Evaporator
  • Compressor
  • Hoses / Lines
  • Hardware
  • Attachment
  • Refrigerant Charge

UNDER VEHICLE

Steering & Suspension:

  • Steering Gear
  • Power Steering
  • Pump
  • Tie Rods
  • Ball Joints
  • Control Arms
  • Bushings
  • Springs
  • Shocks / Struts

Wheel Bearing:

  • Front
  • Rear

Brakes:

  • Master Cylinder
  • Power Booster
  • Calipers
  • Wheel Calipers
  • Lines / Hoses
  • Pads / Linings
  • Rotors / Drums
  • Parking Brake
  • Anti-lock System

Rear Suspension:

  • Springs
  • Shocks
  • Control Arms
  • Bushings

Tires:

  • Tread Depth
  • Pressure
  • Condition

Undercarriage:

  • Engine Mounts
  • Transmission Mount
  • Engine Seal
  • Transmission Seals
  • Clutch / Trans Linkage
  • Drive-shaft
  • U-Joints
  • Drive Axles
  • CV Joints

Exhaust System:

  • Manifolds
  • Exhaust Pipes
  • Mufflers
  • Gaskets
  • Hangers & Clamps
  • Heat Riser
  • Catalytic Converter

Rear Axle:

  • Mounting
  • Leaks
  • Noise
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