Sales Office Open Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm
Rental Office Open Mon-Sat, 8am-5pm

Inspection Mechanic looking at engine

 

ROAD TEST

  • Brake function
  • No brake pedal pulse
  • Parking brake – adjustment & hold
  • Instrument operation & lighting
  • Seat adjuster
  • Steering track
  • Rattles
  • Transmission function
  • Horn
  • All other drivability functions

UNDERBODY/UNDER HOOD

  • Brakes & lining F_____% R_____%
  • Front suspension/steering
  • Exhaust system- brackets, clamps, leaks
  • Engine oil level & condition
    • Full
    • Clean
  • Coolant burp tank
    • Full
    • Clean
  • Pressure check cooling system
  • Wiper fluid full
  • Master cylinder/brake booster
  • Transmission Fluid
    • Full
    • Clean
  • Power steering
    • Fluid full
    • Hose condition
    • Fluid leaks
  • General fluid leaks- oil, antifreeze, etc.
  • Battery cables
    • Tightness
    • Corrosion
    • Coat terminals
  • Lube grease fittings
  • Air & PVC filter
  • Belt condition & adjustment
  • Clutch hydraulic fluid (if applicable)
  • Loose/missing/broken engine or transmission mounts and bolts
  • Body mount U-bolts
  • Driveshaft carrier bearing mounts and U-bolts
  • Differential fluid level

EXTERIOR

  • Tire wear & condition
  • Tire pressure
    • Left front ____ PSI
    • Right front ____ PSI
    • Left rear ____ PSI
    • Right rear ____ PSI
  • Mirror tightness/adjustment
  • Wiper condition/position of arms
  • Lights
    • Headlights
    • Turn signals
    • Brake lights (pedal depressed)
    • License plate light
  • Lug nuts tight, no cracks in wheels
  • Door locks functional, keys work
  • Spare tire, jack, tire tools present

 

 

INTERIOR

  • A/C proper temperature
  • Heater/defrost operation & controls
  • Wiper operation
  • Squirter operation
  • Dome light/other interior lights
  • Clutch pedal travels freely (if applicable)
  • Inside mirror
  • Keys work all bins, cargo barrier, utility boxes, and/or center console
  • Seat belts
    • Secured properly
    • Latches function properly
    • Pulled up and accessible
  • Electrical items
    • Radio
    • Windows
    • Locks
    • Cigarette lighter has power
    • Power mirrors
    • Other

EQUIPMENT

  • Liftgate
    • Fluid
    • Roll pins
    • Welds
    • Proper operation
    • Reservoir cap
    • Angle of platform
    • Worn parts
    • Warning labels
    • Safety catch
    • Freedom of control handle
  • Ramp
    • Movement
    • Rollers
    • Hooks
    • Safety catch
  • Dump bed
    • Loose pump/reservoir
    • Cables & wires secured away from exhaust system & moving parts
    • Hoses
    • Chafing
    • Proper operation of hoist
    • Tailgate
    • Safety strut
    • PTO & pumps operate properly