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MECHANICAL CONDITION REPORT


Based on BlueStar’s 50-category, 200+ point inspection

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  • Model, Make: F-150, Ford
  • VIN: 1FTFW1ET9DFB71091
  • Year: 2013
  • Vehicle Mileage: 109,008

RATING

Average

This vehicle is in average condition compared to other high-mileage vehicles.

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • The owner's manual is present.
  • Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion.
  • The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
  • 4x4 functions well in all ranges.
  • All brakes appear in near new condition. (Pads measure within 8 & 10/32" lining depth remaining.)

INSPECTION RESULTS

  • Engine has abnormal performance / noise. (Surges/hesitates, Moderate, This condition is most prominent when accelerating between 2500 - 3500 rpms.)
  • Maintenance message displayed. (Maintenance required, Oil change required.)
  • Wiper blade has torn / damaged rubber. (Left front, Rubber is torn)
  • License plate light does not function properly. (Left inoperative)
  • Emissions monitor(s) not ready at time of inspection. This does not necessarily mean there is an issue. Vehicle may simply need to complete a drive cycle. (CAT (catalyst), Evap (evaporative) , O2S (oxgen sensor))
  • Engine air filter appears dirty. (Moderate, Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket intake system.)
  • There is a rough running condition present at time of inspection and vehicle has surpassed manufacturer's recommended service life for spark plugs.
  • Engine oil condition appears unacceptable. (Appears dark / dirty, According to engine oil life monitoring system service is due)
  • Steering linkage component has advisable play. (Left, Right, Outer, Tie-rod, Minor, Moderate, Both outer tie rods have minor - moderate play. This condition is most prominent at the right outer tie rod.)
  • Differential fluid condition appears unacceptable. (Rear, Dark / dirty, Bluestar was unable to verify the condition of the front differential fluid as the correct size socket for the splash guard was not available at the time of inspection. Transfer case fluid was clean and in range.)
  • To see additional items needing attention, please view the full report.

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Ideal Vehicle Award: Light Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Vehicle Satisfaction Award: Light Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Work Car of the Year (Cars.com)
  • Best Bet: Pickup Trucks (Cars.com)
  • Top 10 Least Expensive Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Trucks (Edmunds)
  • To see additional industry awards, please view the full report.

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • The owner's manual is present.
    The owner's manual is present.
  • Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion.
    Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion.
  • The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
    The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
  • 4x4 functions well in all ranges.
    4x4 functions well in all ranges.
  • All brakes appear in near new condition. (Pads measure within 8 & 10/32
    All brakes appear in near new condition. (Pads measure within 8 & 10/32" lining depth remaining.)

Inspection Results

  • Engine has abnormal performance / noise.

    (Surges/hesitates, Moderate, This condition is most prominent when accelerating between 2500 - 3500 rpms.)

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    Maintenance message displayed.

    (Maintenance required, Oil change required.)

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    Wiper blade has torn / damaged rubber.

    (Left front, Rubber is torn)

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    License plate light does not function properly.

    (Left inoperative)

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    Emissions monitor(s) not ready at time of inspection. This does not necessarily mean there is an issue. Vehicle may simply need to complete a drive cycle.

    (CAT (catalyst), Evap (evaporative) , O2S (oxgen sensor))

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    Engine air filter appears dirty.

    Engine air filter appears dirty.

    (Moderate, Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket intake system.)

  • There is a rough running condition present at time of inspection and vehicle has surpassed manufacturer's recommended service life for spark plugs.

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    Engine oil condition appears unacceptable.

    (Appears dark / dirty, According to engine oil life monitoring system service is due)

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    Steering linkage component has advisable play.

    (Left, Right, Outer, Tie-rod, Minor, Moderate, Both outer tie rods have minor - moderate play. This condition is most prominent at the right outer tie rod.)

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    Differential fluid condition appears unacceptable.

    Differential fluid condition appears unacceptable.

    (Rear, Dark / dirty, Bluestar was unable to verify the condition of the front differential fluid as the correct size socket for the splash guard was not available at the time of inspection. Transfer case fluid was clean and in range.)

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Ideal Vehicle Award: Light Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Vehicle Satisfaction Award: Light Duty Pickup (Auto Pacific)
  • Work Car of the Year (Cars.com)
  • Best Bet: Pickup Trucks (Cars.com)
  • Top 10 Least Expensive Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Top 10 Best-Selling Vehicles (Edmunds)
  • Top Safety Pick - Large Pickups (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
  • Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study: Top Models in Segment (J.D. Power and Associates)
  • Brand Image Awards: Best Styling Brand (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Truck of the Year: Contender (Motor Trend)
  • Best Full Size Pickup Trucks (US News)
  • Best Value in America: Pickup Trucks (Vincentric)
  • Best Value in America: Truck Brand (Vincentric)

Additional Comments

  • There are minor amounts of wet oil residue towards the front of the timing cover. This condition is somewhat normal for a vehicle of this age and mileage and should just be monitored.

    There are minor amounts of wet oil residue towards the front of the timing cover. This condition is somewhat normal for a vehicle of this age and mileage and should just be monitored.

  • Undercarriage photo.

    Undercarriage photo.

  • There appears to be a minor fluid seep towards the turbocharger assembly at the driver side turbo. This condition is very common for this particular power-train and should be monitored at this time.

    There appears to be a minor fluid seep towards the turbocharger assembly at the driver side turbo. This condition is very common for this particular power-train and should be monitored at this time.

  • Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket muffler & tailpipe.

    Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket muffler & tailpipe.

  • All tires are matching and measure within 5 & 7/32

    All tires are matching and measure within 5 & 7/32" tread depth remaining. Tires contain cupping towards the inside edges, however this condition is very common for an All-Terrain tire.

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Test Drive

Engine has abnormal performance / noise. (Surges/hesitates, Moderate, This condition is most prominent when accelerating between 2500 - 3500 rpms.)

Fluid Leaks
Environmental Damage / Body / Exterior
1 Inspection Result(s)
Test Drive

Engine has abnormal performance / noise. (Surges/hesitates, Moderate, This condition is most prominent when accelerating between 2500 - 3500 rpms.)

Fluid Leaks
Environmental Damage / Body / Exterior
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Warning Lights (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)

Maintenance message displayed. (Maintenance required, Oil change required.)

Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation & Info Systems
Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
Interior / Power Accessories
Safety Systems / Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades

Wiper blade has torn / damaged rubber. (Left front, Rubber is torn)

Exterior Lighting / Lights

License plate light does not function properly. (Left inoperative)

Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition
Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
Electrical / Charging System
Starting System
Spark Plugs / Ignition System

There is a rough running condition present at time of inspection and vehicle has surpassed manufacturer's recommended service life for spark plugs.

4 Inspection Result(s)
Warning Lights (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)

Maintenance message displayed. (Maintenance required, Oil change required.)

Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation & Info Systems
Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
Interior / Power Accessories
Safety Systems / Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades

Wiper blade has torn / damaged rubber. (Left front, Rubber is torn)

Exterior Lighting / Lights

License plate light does not function properly. (Left inoperative)

Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition
Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
Electrical / Charging System
Starting System
Spark Plugs / Ignition System

There is a rough running condition present at time of inspection and vehicle has surpassed manufacturer's recommended service life for spark plugs.

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Emissions Control System / OBD2 Readiness Monitors

Emissions monitor(s) not ready at time of inspection. This does not necessarily mean there is an issue. Vehicle may simply need to complete a drive cycle. (CAT (catalyst), Evap (evaporative) , O2S (oxgen sensor))

Engine Air Filter / Air Intake System

Engine air filter appears dirty. (Moderate, Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket intake system.)

Fuel System / Fuel Filter / Filler Cap
2 Inspection Result(s)
Emissions Control System / OBD2 Readiness Monitors

Emissions monitor(s) not ready at time of inspection. This does not necessarily mean there is an issue. Vehicle may simply need to complete a drive cycle. (CAT (catalyst), Evap (evaporative) , O2S (oxgen sensor))

Engine Air Filter / Air Intake System

Engine air filter appears dirty. (Moderate, Vehicle is equipped with an aftermarket intake system.)

Fuel System / Fuel Filter / Filler Cap
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Heater / Air Conditioning / Blower Fan
Cooling System / Radiator / Hoses
Water Pump
Electric Cooling Fan / Fan Clutch
Coolant Level / Condition / Protection / PH
Heater / Air Conditioning / Blower Fan
Cooling System / Radiator / Hoses
Water Pump
Electric Cooling Fan / Fan Clutch
Coolant Level / Condition / Protection / PH
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Spare Tire / Trunk / Rear Compartment
Tire Wear / Condition Front
Tire Wear / Condition Rear
Tire Rotation
Spare Tire / Trunk / Rear Compartment
Tire Wear / Condition Front
Tire Wear / Condition Rear
Tire Rotation
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Parking Brake System
Brake Fluid Level / Condition
Brake System / Hoses / Lines Front
Brake System / Hoses / Lines Rear
Parking Brake System
Brake Fluid Level / Condition
Brake System / Hoses / Lines Front
Brake System / Hoses / Lines Rear
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Power Steering Fluid Level / Condition
Wheel Bearings Front / Rear
Shocks / Struts / Suspension System Front
Shocks / Struts / Suspension System Rear
Ball Joints / Control Arms Upper / Lower
Steering Linkage / Tie-Rods

Steering linkage component has advisable play. (Left, Right, Outer, Tie-rod, Minor, Moderate, Both outer tie rods have minor - moderate play. This condition is most prominent at the right outer tie rod.)

Stabilizer Bar / Links / Bushings
Power Steering System / Steering Gear
Frame / Undercarriage
1 Inspection Result(s)
Power Steering Fluid Level / Condition
Wheel Bearings Front / Rear
Shocks / Struts / Suspension System Front
Shocks / Struts / Suspension System Rear
Ball Joints / Control Arms Upper / Lower
Steering Linkage / Tie-Rods

Steering linkage component has advisable play. (Left, Right, Outer, Tie-rod, Minor, Moderate, Both outer tie rods have minor - moderate play. This condition is most prominent at the right outer tie rod.)

Stabilizer Bar / Links / Bushings
Power Steering System / Steering Gear
Frame / Undercarriage
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Engine / Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition

Engine oil condition appears unacceptable. (Appears dark / dirty, According to engine oil life monitoring system service is due)

Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential Operation / Fluid Level / Condition

Differential fluid condition appears unacceptable. (Rear, Dark / dirty, Bluestar was unable to verify the condition of the front differential fluid as the correct size socket for the splash guard was not available at the time of inspection. Transfer case fluid was clean and in range.)

4x4 Operation / Transfer Case / Fluid Level / Condition
Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
CV Axles / Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter
2 Inspection Result(s)
Engine / Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition

Engine oil condition appears unacceptable. (Appears dark / dirty, According to engine oil life monitoring system service is due)

Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential Operation / Fluid Level / Condition

Differential fluid condition appears unacceptable. (Rear, Dark / dirty, Bluestar was unable to verify the condition of the front differential fluid as the correct size socket for the splash guard was not available at the time of inspection. Transfer case fluid was clean and in range.)

4x4 Operation / Transfer Case / Fluid Level / Condition
Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
CV Axles / Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter

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