What we check

Every single used car we sell undergoes a 115 point check and is prepared by our highly skilled manufacturer trained technicians.

Body

  • Roof panels & paintwork
  • Doors – operation & locking
  • Boot – operation & locking
  • Bonnet – operation & catch
  • Windscreen, windows & mirrors
  • Bumpers
  • Jacking points
  • Seat belts
  • Seat security
  • Upholstery/floor covering

Electrical

  • Battery & mountings
  • Exterior lights
  • Interior lights
  • Window mechanisms
  • Central locking
  • Windscreen washer/wipers
  • Horn
  • Heater/demisters
  • Air conditioning
  • Charging system
  • Starter motor

Engine & Emmissions

  • Ignition system
  • Oil levels & leaks
  • Condition of camshaft belt
  • Exhaust system
  • Catalytic convertor
  • Lambda sensor

Fuel System

  • Carburettor/fuel injection
  • Fuel leaks
  • Cold starts

Coolant System

  • Radiator
  • Hoses/pipes/clips
  • Coolant levels & leaks
  • Fan belts/drive belts

Clutch

  • Cables/hydraulics
  • Operation (slip/judder)
  • Noise

Instruments & others

  • Number plates
  • Speedometer
  • Dashboard instruments
  • Tools
  • Radio/tape player

Under Frame

  • Underseal
  • Corrosion – floor/chassis

Steering & Suspension

  • Column/rods/linkage
  • Steering rack/box
  • Power steering/fluid levels
  • Wheel alignment
  • Boots & gaiters
  • Springs/suspension units
  • Shock absorbers/dampers
  • Wheel bearings

Braking

  • Pipes/hoses
  • Brake fluid level
  • Pads
  • Footbrake – operation
  • Handbrake – operation
  • Brake balance test
  • ABS

Gearbox / Final drive

  • Gear selection/operation
  • Gearbox noise
  • Transmission
  • Drive shafts
  • Axle levels

Wheels and Tyres

  • Rims & tyres
  • Tyre tread depths (4+spare)
  • Tyre pressures