Comprehensive Mechanical Condition Report

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  • VIN 1FT7W2BT0GEC71458
  • MAKE Ford
  • MODEL F-250 Super Duty
  • YEAR 2016
  • MILES 40,644

Inspector

  • Bob
  • ASE Certified
  • 2,623 BlueStar Inspections

Industry Awards (11)

  • Ideal Vehicle Award: Heavy Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Top 10 Trucks (Autobytel)
  • Best Environmental Performance Brand (Automotive Science Group)
  • Best Retained Value: Honorable Mention (Edmunds)
  • Top Recommended Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Initial Quality Study (IQS): Top Models (J.D. Power and Associates)
  • Brand Image Awards: Best Overall Truck Brand (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Total Quality Impact Winner: Corporation (Strategic Vision)
  • Truck Line of Texas (Texas Auto Writers Association)
  • Best Truck Brand (US News)
  • Best Value in America: Truck Brand (Vincentric)

Inspection Checklist

  • Passed
  • See Below See Below for details
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Fuel / Emissions / Exhaust

Ignition / Electrical

Body / Frame / Exterior / Interior

  • Frame / Undercarriage
  • Environmental Damage
  •   Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights See Below
  • Interior / Power Accessories
  • Door(s) / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
  • Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation & Info Systems
  • Trunk / Rear Compartment
  • Hood / Gate / Hatch / Trunk / Deck Lid Support
  • Body / Body Component / Weatherstrip / Moldings
  • Engine Compartment

Fluid Leaks / Level / Condition

TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS

Fluids

Engine Oil

Full Acceptable

Transmission Fluid

Full Acceptable

Power Steering Fluid

Full Acceptable

Coolant

Full Dirty

Brake Fluid

Full Acceptable

Transfer Case Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Front Differential Fluid

Full Clean

Rear Differential Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Filters

Engine Air Filter

Dirty

Cabin Air Filter

Not Inspected

Not inspected due to accessibility difficulty

Battery

Battery Test

Good

Emissions

Monitor Status

Ready

Tires and Brakes

Driver Front

4/32 inch
Near end of life
7/32 inch
Acceptable

Driver Rear

10/32 inch
Acceptable
10/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Front

4/32 inch
Near end of life
7/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Rear

10/32 inch
Acceptable
10/32 inch
Acceptable

INSPECTOR COMMENTS AND PHOTOS

  • Passed
  • Safety
  • Emissions
  • Other
  • Additional Info

Test Drive

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Steering wheel is off center when driving straight.

(To the left, Minor, Advise alignment check)

Pulls / wanders when driving on a level straight road.

(Pulls left, Wanders, Minor, Advise alignment check)

Safety / Vision

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Wiper blade has torn / damaged rubber.

(Both front, Rubber is hardened / old)

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Signal light does not function properly.

(Left rear inoperative)

Wheels / Tires / Brakes

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Front tire has foreign object punctured in tread.

(Left, Screw)

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Both front ABS sensors are hyper-extended.

Steering / Suspension

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Fontaine has too much sag recommend new shocks for the Lyft vehicle has.

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Rear shock is physically damaged / broken.

(Right)

Both rear leaf spring blocks are not properly seated.

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Steering linkage component is physically damaged.

(Tie-rod, Track rod, Bent)

Powertrain

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

4x4 / AWD system does not function properly.

(Inoperative)

Body / Frame / Exterior / Interior

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
 Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
Inspector Comments

Courtesy light inoperative.

(Left, Right, Front, Lights work intermittently. Housing also appears loose. )

Fluid Leaks / Level / Condition

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
 Coolant Level / Condition / Protection / PH
Inspector Comments

Appears to have straight water in radiator.

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

There appears to be a minor active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area. It is not actively dripping on the ground during the inspection.

(Transfer case fluid, Wet oil at output seal.)

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Front differential tube has been welded to differential case. Recommend new front differential.

Other

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
 Positive vehicle appearance / condition observations
Inspector Comments

Engine compartment appears clean

Inspection Point
Result
 Positive vehicle performance characteristics
Inspector Comments

Air conditioning performed well

Inspection Point
Result
 Positive test results at time of inspection
Inspector Comments

Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion

Inspection Point
Result
 Additional inspection photos
Inspector Comments

Undercarriage

Comments

Inspection Comments

All safety components of this vehicle were marked "acceptable" at the time of inspection.

At the time of inspection, all on-board diagnostic (OBD) readiness monitors were ready, the check engine light was operational with key on but not illuminated with engine running, and emissions components were marked "acceptable."

Seller Comments

This vehicle has new cabin and engine air filters. We also changed the oil.