Pre-Purchase Inspections Austin

Pre-Purchase Inspection

Before you invest money in your next Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati or other exotic cars, Moorespeed highly recommends having a pre-purchase inspection performed by a reputable mechanic.

 

Our Pre-Purchase Inspection is a very comprehensive examination that covers all systems of the car as well as cosmetics and road test.

 

Please contact us to schedule your pre-purchase inspection.

General Inspection Items:

 

  • Mileage Verification
  • Current Maintenance Book
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Receipts for Service and Repair
  • Current State Motor Vehicle Inspection

Roadtest Inspection Items

 

  • Instruments
  • Steering / Handling
  • Braking System and Park Brake Operations
  • A/C System
  • Cruise Control
  • Transmission Shifting
  • Vibration (drive train and wheels)
  • Engine Performance
  • Wind Noises / Abnormal Noises

Electrical Systems Inspection Items

 

  • Exterior Lamps (function/ adjustment)
  • Wiper / Washer System (inc. headlamp cleaning system)
  • Instrument and Controls Illumination
  • Interior, Warning and Indicator Lamps
  • Radio, Antenna and Speaker Condition
  • Cigarette Lighter
  • Exterior Mirror Switches
  • Rear Window Defroster
  • Electric /  Manual Seat Adjustment
  • Fuses (proper ratings)
  • Relays
  • Battery Condition

Chassis / Body Inspection Items

 

  • Paint and Body Damage
  • Interior trim condition (dash, door panels, seat covers, carpet, etc.)
  • Glass, lamp frames and lenses
  • Soft top condition/operation
  • Door/trunk/front & rear deck lids
  • Central locking system
  • Seat belt condition/operation

Climate Control System Inspection Items

 

  • Temperature operation
  • A/C system
  • Heater
  • Fan(s) operation

Engine Compartment Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: engine, transmission
  • Leaks: engine, transmission, Brake lines, etc.
  • Cooling system hoses
  • Cooling system, water/antifreeze
  • Transmission oil cooler
  • Engine oil and filter
  • Pre/main fuel filter
  • Brake fluid
  • Throttle linkage
  • Air intake filter
  • External Belts
  • Timing Belts or Chain
  • Exhaust System
  • Engine mounts
  • Compression
  • Cylinder Leakage if condition warrants
  • Valve train noise
  • Boost Pressure
  • Injection System
  • Turbocharger system
  • Pre-glow System
  • Ignition System
  • Excessive Exhaust Smoke

Undercarriage / Drive Train Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: manual transmission, rear axle
  • Oil leaks: engine, transmission, rear axle, steering, clutch
  • Controls, level control
  • Fuel leaks: pump, lines hoses
  • Fuel filter
  • Drive shaft flex discs, couplings, support bearings
  • Constant Velocity joints and Boots
  • Exhaust system
  • Parking Brake and cables
  • Brake lines and hoses (leaks and condition)
  • Brake rotors and pads
  • Shock absorbers/struts
  • Damper struts/steering shock
  • Front/rear axle rubber mounts/bushings
  • Axle carrier
  • Tire wear (including spare)
  • Tire pressure (including spare)
  • Miscellaneous
+ GENERAL

General Inspection Items:

 

  • Mileage Verification
  • Current Maintenance Book
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Receipts for Service and Repair
  • Current State Motor Vehicle Inspection
+ ROADTEST

Roadtest Inspection Items

 

  • Instruments
  • Steering / Handling
  • Braking System and Park Brake Operations
  • A/C System
  • Cruise Control
  • Transmission Shifting
  • Vibration (drive train and wheels)
  • Engine Performance
  • Wind Noises / Abnormal Noises
+ ELECTRICAL

Electrical Systems Inspection Items

 

  • Exterior Lamps (function/ adjustment)
  • Wiper / Washer System (inc. headlamp cleaning system)
  • Instrument and Controls Illumination
  • Interior, Warning and Indicator Lamps
  • Radio, Antenna and Speaker Condition
  • Cigarette Lighter
  • Exterior Mirror Switches
  • Rear Window Defroster
  • Electric /  Manual Seat Adjustment
  • Fuses (proper ratings)
  • Relays
  • Battery Condition
+ CHASSIS / BODY

Chassis / Body Inspection Items

 

  • Paint and Body Damage
  • Interior trim condition (dash, door panels, seat covers, carpet, etc.)
  • Glass, lamp frames and lenses
  • Soft top condition/operation
  • Door/trunk/front & rear deck lids
  • Central locking system
  • Seat belt condition/operation
+ CLIMATE CONTROL

Climate Control System Inspection Items

 

  • Temperature operation
  • A/C system
  • Heater
  • Fan(s) operation
+ ENGINE COMPARTMENT

Engine Compartment Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: engine, transmission
  • Leaks: engine, transmission, Brake lines, etc.
  • Cooling system hoses
  • Cooling system, water/antifreeze
  • Transmission oil cooler
  • Engine oil and filter
  • Pre/main fuel filter
  • Brake fluid
  • Throttle linkage
  • Air intake filter
  • External Belts
  • Timing Belts or Chain
  • Exhaust System
  • Engine mounts
  • Compression
  • Cylinder Leakage if condition warrants
  • Valve train noise
  • Boost Pressure
  • Injection System
  • Turbocharger system
  • Pre-glow System
  • Ignition System
  • Excessive Exhaust Smoke
+ UNDERCARRIAGE / DRIVE TRAIN

Undercarriage / Drive Train Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: manual transmission, rear axle
  • Oil leaks: engine, transmission, rear axle, steering, clutch
  • Controls, level control
  • Fuel leaks: pump, lines hoses
  • Fuel filter
  • Drive shaft flex discs, couplings, support bearings
  • Constant Velocity joints and Boots
  • Exhaust system
  • Parking Brake and cables
  • Brake lines and hoses (leaks and condition)
  • Brake rotors and pads
  • Shock absorbers/struts
  • Damper struts/steering shock
  • Front/rear axle rubber mounts/bushings
  • Axle carrier
  • Tire wear (including spare)
  • Tire pressure (including spare)
  • Miscellaneous
Pre-Purchase Inspection

Before you invest money in your next Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati or other exotic cars, Moorespeed highly recommends having a pre-purchase inspection performed by a reputable mechanic.

 

Our Pre-Purchase Inspection is is a very comprehensive examination that covers all systems of the car as well as cosmetics and road test.

 

Please contact us to schedule your pre-purchase inspection.

GENERAL

Undercarriage / Drive Train Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: manual transmission, rear axle
  • Oil leaks: engine, transmission, rear axle, steering, clutch
  • Controls, level control
  • Fuel leaks: pump, lines hoses
  • Fuel filter
  • Drive shaft flex discs, couplings, support bearings
  • Constant Velocity joints and Boots
  • Exhaust system
  • Parking Brake and cables
  • Brake lines and hoses (leaks and condition)
  • Brake rotors and pads
  • Shock absorbers/struts
  • Damper struts/steering shock
  • Front/rear axle rubber mounts/bushings
  • Axle carrier
  • Tire wear (including spare)
  • Tire pressure (including spare)
  • Miscellaneous
ROADTEST

Roadtest Inspection Items

 

  • Instruments
  • Steering / Handling
  • Braking System and Park Brake Operations
  • A/C System
  • Cruise Control
  • Transmission Shifting
  • Vibration (drive train and wheels)
  • Engine Performance
  • Wind Noises / Abnormal Noises
ELECTRICAL

Electrical Systems Inspection Items

 

  • Exterior Lamps (function/ adjustment)
  • Wiper / Washer System (inc. headlamp cleaning system)
  • Instrument and Controls Illumination
  • Interior, Warning and Indicator Lamps
  • Radio, Antenna and Speaker Condition
  • Cigarette Lighter
  • Exterior Mirror Switches
  • Rear Window Defroster
  • Electric /  Manual Seat Adjustment
  • Fuses (proper ratings)
  • Relays
  • Battery Condition
CHASSIS / BODY

Chassis / Body Inspection Items

 

  • Paint and Body Damage
  • Interior trim condition (dash, door panels, seat covers, carpet, etc.)
  • Glass, lamp frames and lenses
  • Soft top condition/operation
  • Door/trunk/front & rear deck lids
  • Central locking system
  • Seat belt condition/operation
CLIMATE CONTROL

Climate Control System Inspection Items

 

  • Temperature operation
  • A/C system
  • Heater
  • Fan(s) operation
ENGINE COMPARTMENT

Engine Compartment Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: engine, transmission
  • Leaks: engine, transmission, Brake lines, etc.
  • Cooling system hoses
  • Cooling system, water/antifreeze
  • Transmission oil cooler
  • Engine oil and filter
  • Pre/main fuel filter
  • Brake fluid
  • Throttle linkage
  • Air intake filter
  • External Belts
  • Timing Belts or Chain
  • Exhaust System
  • Engine mounts
  • Compression
  • Cylinder Leakage if condition warrants
  • Valve train noise
  • Boost Pressure
  • Injection System
  • Turbocharger system
  • Pre-glow System
  • Ignition System
  • Excessive Exhaust Smoke
UNDERCARRIAGE / DRIVE TRAIN

Undercarriage / Drive Train Inspection Items

 

  • Oil levels: manual transmission, rear axle
  • Oil leaks: engine, transmission, rear axle, steering, clutch
  • Controls, level control
  • Fuel leaks: pump, lines hoses
  • Fuel filter
  • Drive shaft flex discs, couplings, support bearings
  • Constant Velocity joints and Boots
  • Exhaust system
  • Parking Brake and cables
  • Brake lines and hoses (leaks and condition)
  • Brake rotors and pads
  • Shock absorbers/struts
  • Damper struts/steering shock
  • Front/rear axle rubber mounts/bushings
  • Axle carrier
  • Tire wear (including spare)
  • Tire pressure (including spare)
  • Miscellaneous
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