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McCabe’s Pre-Buyer Inspection

Here at McCabe’s we understand that buying a used vehicle can be a scary thought, but also a large financial burden. Our job is to make sure you aren’t buying a lemon! Although we don’t have a crystal ball, our pre-buyer inspection can identify current problems.

A pre-buyer inspection includes a comprehensive full vehicle inspection prior to the purchase of a new/used vehicle completed by a certified technician along with a road test if safe.

Detailed list:

  • Checking all light operations
    • Headlights
    • Tail lights
    • Back up lights
    • License plate lights
    • Turn signals
  • Horn operation
  • Windshield wipers
  • Inspection of all drive belts and tensioners
  • Inspection of all fluids:
    • Brake fluid
    • Coolant
    • Transmission fluid
    • Power steering fluid
    • Transfer case
    • Differential fluid (if applicable)
  • Inspection of Air filter
  • Inspection of complete cooling system
    • Hoses
    • Radiator cap
  • Inspection of Battery
  • Inspection of ignition components
  • Inspection of suspension components:
    • Struts/shocks
    • Bearings
    • Ball joints
    • Tie rod ends
    • Stabilizer links/idler arm/pitman arm
  • Inspection of exhaust system
  • Check tire wear/tread depth
  • Visual brake inspection
  • Noting any warning lights that are illuminated
  • Noting fluid leaks

Give us a call today to schedule your appointment with one of our specialists!


Call us:
(253) 565-5173

3147 Bridgeport Way West,
University Place Wa 98466

(253) 565-5173 

Monday – Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm

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