Mechanical Condition Report

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  • VIN: 1GT424E83FF102173
  • MAKE GMC
  • MODEL Sierra 3500HD
  • YEAR 2015
  • MILES 225,633

Inspector

  • Kevin D
  • 35 yrs experience - ASE, safety, emissions certified
  • 3,612 BlueStar Inspections

Inspection Photos

Industry Awards (11)

  • Ideal Vehicle Award: Heavy Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Highest Satisfaction: Popular Brand (Auto Pacific)
  • Most Ideal Popular Brand (Auto Pacific)
  • Motorist Choice Awards (AutoPacific/Intellichoice)
  • Top Recommended Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Performance and Design: Highest Ranked in Large Heavy Duty Pickup Segment (J.D. Power and Associates)
  • Best Resale Value: Full-Size Pickup (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Brand Image Awards: Most Refined Brand (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Truck of the Year: Contender (Motor Trend)
  • Best CPO Value in America: Truck Brand (Vincentric)
  • Best Value in America: Pickup Trucks (Vincentric)

Inspection Checklist

  • Passed
  • See Details Detailed Explanation of Failing Observation
  • Read related BlueStar article

Powertrain

Ignition / Electrical

Body / Frame / Exterior / Interior

  • Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation / Security & Info Systems
  • Intelligent / Smart Systems
  • Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
  • Glove Box / Storage Compartment / Cup Holders
  • Interior / Power Accessories
  • Door(s) / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
  • Hood / Gate / Hatch / Trunk / Deck Lid Support
  • Body / Body Component / Weatherstrip / Moldings
  • Trunk / Rear Compartment
  • Engine Compartment
  • Frame / Undercarriage
  • Environmental Damage

Fluid Leaks / Level / Condition

TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS

Fluids

Engine Oil

Full Dirty

Transmission Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Power Steering Fluid

Full Acceptable

Coolant

Full Acceptable

Brake Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Transfer Case Fluid

Full Acceptable

Front Differential Fluid

Full Clean

Rear Differential Fluid

Full Acceptable

Filters

Engine Air Filter

Acceptable

Cabin Air Filter

Not Inspected

Not inspected due to accessibility

Battery

Battery # 1

Good

Battery # 2

Good

Emissions

Monitor Status

Ready

Tires and Brakes

Driver Front

14/32 inch
Acceptable
10/32 inch
Acceptable

Driver Rear

14/32 inch
Acceptable
7/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Front

14/32 inch
Acceptable
10/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Rear

14/32 inch
Acceptable
7/32 inch
Acceptable

INSPECTOR COMMENTS AND PHOTOS

  • Passed
  • Safety
  • Emissions
  • Other
  • Additional Info

Safety / Vision

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Warning light / message on dash is on.

(Service driver assist system message on dash is on.)

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Windshield has bullseye rock chip.

(Single bullseye rock chip, Advise welding before spreads, Driver’s side middle area. Also one on passenger side middle area.)

Mirror glass is damaged or not secure.

(Left is damaged/broken, Bottom mirror. )

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments

Brake light does not function properly.

(3rd (center) is completely inoperative)

License plate light does not function properly.

(Right inoperative)

Fuel / Emissions / Exhaust

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Emissions (VECI) label is torn and half missing

Steering / Suspension

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

Steering linkage component has advisable play.

(Right, Moderate, Can feel and see movement in the right idler arm. Advise replacing and then recheck front end components to make sure they are tight.)

Body / Frame / Exterior / Interior

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
 Interior / Power Accessories
Inspector Comments

Power sun / moon roof does not function properly.

(Inoperative)

Fluid Leaks / Level / Condition

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Inspector Comments

There appears to be a minor active fluid leak. It should just be monitored at this time.

(Transfer case fluid, This is somewhat normal for a vehicle of this age and/or mileage)

Other

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
 Positive vehicle performance characteristics
Inspector Comments

Vehicle performed well on the test drive

Heater and air conditioning performed well

4x4 functioned well in all ranges

 Frequently removed, lost or misplaced item present at the time of inspection
Inspector Comments

Owner's manual

 Positive test results at time of inspection
Inspector Comments

Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion

Brake fluid water content tests acceptable

Coolant temperature protection level tests acceptable

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.