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Pre-purchase Used Car Inspection St. Louis

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When buying a vehicle, it is crucial to do a pre-purchase inspection and if you are going to have this task performed why wouldn’t you have St. Louis, Missouri’s best mobile mechanic take care of it for you? When I perform a pre-purchase inspection there are two steps involved in making sure that inspection is done correctly: the standard stationary vehicle walk-around and internal evaluations, and the test drive, road test version of the inspection of the vehicle. Why am I the best, in other words why should you call me to do both aspects of the evaluation of a vehicle you are about to buy?  I will break down for each part of the two parts of the inspection and why I should be the mobile mechanic you call for this work.

Standard Vehicle Inspection

There are three major aspects of my standard vehicle inspection, performed during any pre-purchase inspection that makes me the best choice to evaluate your potential new vehicle:

  1. Thoroughness- When looking around the vehicle, and inside the vehicle I thoroughly evaluate every inch of the vehicle looking for context clues that tell me where deeper problems may be and where a deeper dive must be necessary during the standard vehicle inspection. 
  2. Attention to Detail- Being able to see potential problems areas from sight or visionary clues saves time with the amount of surface that must be thoroughly evaluated.  Knowing from the looks of things whether a deeper inspection is necessary is a key factor to a better evaluation and making sure that evaluation does not waste unnecessary time checking on things that are already in good shape.
  3. Preparation- The type of preparation that it took for local born Colin Donnell to nail the role of Tommy on hit television show Arrow, is the same type of preparation I put into both aspects of any inspection I do pre-purchase but it is the preparation that goes into the standard vehicle inspection portion that makes the greatest amount of difference. This prep work allows a test drive and second portion of the evaluation to be eliminated should this first part of the inspection not go well.  Saves times and energy that would be otherwise wasted without the proper prep.

Test Drive, Road Evaluation

Assuming the vehicle passes the first round of inspection by the best mobile mechanic in St. Louis, Mo. then its on to the second part the test drive, road evaluation. Listening is critical during the test drive and so is the feel of the vehicle as it drives. I listen for specific sounds and get a feel for the vehicle while you drive it and get a better understanding of how smoothly the vehicle drives and what potential issues it has. Should the vehicle pass this part of the evaluation it would have passed the pre-purchase inspection and would be deemed ready for you to buy. You should be as confident and certain of your purchase as you would be in finding incredibly intelligent people at the US Chess Championship held in St. Louis, and with me doing the inspecting you can be guaranteed that confidence in your new vehicle.

Can you imagine getting a pre-owned vehicle which you assume is a good deal only for the car to start developing serious issues? In most cases, this is a pitfall that many car buyers fall into and only realize when it is too late. Before buying a used car, it is important to have it inspected by a professional auto technician. I am the best mobile mechanic in St. Louis for pre-purchase used car inspection. When buying a car, you should engage me and I will be able to examine the vehicle in detail and give you a comprehensive and detailed report.

Having a vehicle inspected before purchasing it is imperative. For the best results, it is advisable to hire a certified auto mechanic for the process. This allows you to know the flaws and the potential costs of repairs. With such information, you are able to make an informed decision and pay the right price for your vehicle. You do not want to suffer any surprises when it comes to used vehicles and this is why pre-purchase inspections are advisable. Sadly, once you have purchased a car there is very little you can do to demand justice. Take all measures before making any payments.

Contact me and I will be glad to offer professional inspection for repairs. If you want me to come to you, I am always ready and my van has all the necessary tools that I will need to carry out the inspection. Besides the physical checks, I will also take the vehicle for a test drive so as to get a firsthand feel of the performance of the engine and the suspension among other issues. At the end of the inspection, I will let you know the cost of the repairs and what needs to be replaced. Talk to me today and let me help you make the right decision when you are buying a car.

Professional Pre-owned Vehicle Inspection Service

I am a fully licensed and insured mechanic specializing in pre-purchase used car inspection. Getting your first car can be an exciting experience and as such, you may be blind to a number of serious issues. Hiring an independent and certified mechanic for pre-purchase inspections is highly recommended. My work is clearly defined when it comes to such inspections. I will give you an itemized report showing the state of every component that I check. With my experience and knowledge, I will let you know the true condition of the vehicle. This inspection will be instrumental in your final negotiations.

I take pre-purchase inspections with the utmost seriousness as I know the impact this will have on your decision. With this in mind, I will not leave anything to chance and this is why I will check every major and minor component of the vehicle. At the end of the inspection, you will be aware of all that needs to be replaced and repaired as well as the cost. Over the years, I have worked with so many car buyers and have been consistent in providing accurate information. When you are considering buying a pre-owned car, spare some time to have it inspected by a professional.

Whether it is an old model or a stylish sports car, I am available to perform an inspection. If there are any issues with the car, I will be able to let you know of the same. The main goal of the inspection is to check the vehicle’s condition in terms of appearance, safety, and mechanical. During the process, some of the things that I will examine include:

  • Battery
  • Belts
  • Body condition
  • Brakes
  • Fluids
  • Hoses
  • Radiator
  • Suspension

In this modern era, I will run a computerized analysis of the engine and take a road test. This should give you peace of mind when you are purchasing your vehicle.

Pre-purchase Used Car Inspection for Your Peace of Mind

It is evident that not everyone is able to buy a brand new car from a showroom. As such, there are many people who are constantly buying used cars from private parties as well car dealers. In my line of work, I have come across many people who claim to have been duped when buying a car only to realize that the vehicle has countless problems. To avoid such challenges, you should make sure that the car you have identified is inspected by a qualified mechanic. A pre-purchase used car inspection is your insurance and it will give you peace of mind.

Not every mechanic is able to perform pre-purchase inspections. This means that when you are searching for auto experts to carry out such inspections, you need to be sure that they know what they are doing. Through the years, I have expanded the scope of services that I offer and this makes me the most reliable mechanic for all inspections. Pre-purchase inspections take much more than just popping the hood and checking a few parts; I am proud to offer a comprehensive inspection of your vehicle before purchasing it.

Please note that once you sign papers for the purchase of used cars, you may have very little that you can do. As such, you should slow down the process and take some time to have your potential car inspected. This is a sure way to be able to make an informed decision based on the findings of the inspection. You should tread carefully when you are buying used cars as you may find yourself in an awkward position. If the seller is hesitant about the inspection, probably you should walk away and find another car to buy.

Schedule an Inspection Today

Get pre-purchase used car inspection from St. Louis best mobile mechanic. I am experienced and have specialized knowledge in vehicle inspections. Get in touch with me to book an inspection and you can have the work done in the shortest time. If you have found a potential car out of town, I am ready to inspect it from its location. Call today to book an appointment.