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MECHANICAL CONDITION REPORT


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

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  • Model, Make: LaCrosse, Buick
  • VIN: 1G4GH5E34CF363681
  • Year: 2012
  • Vehicle Mileage: 80,475
Logo StarThis vehicle conforms with BlueStar safety standards

RATING

Average

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

Logo StarThis vehicle conforms with BlueStar safety standards

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Vehicle performed well on the test drive.
  • The owner's manual is present.
  • All OBD2 emissions monitors are ready and this vehicle would pass a state mandated emissions test at the time of inspection.
  • Battery passed the health test.
  • Undercarriage appears to be free from visible damage.
  • All safety components of this vehicle were marked "acceptable" at the time of inspection.
  • To see additional positive highlights, please view the full report.

INSPECTION RESULTS

  • Glass is damaged. (Windshield, Glass is separating along the edges.)
  • Engine air filter appears dirty. (Dusty, Moderate, Filter box also has debris in it)
  • Air intake tube is torn / damaged and allowing unfiltered / unmetered air into engine. (Missing.)
  • Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Positive terminal)
  • Engine coolant level is not in the acceptable range in reservoir. (Low)
  • Brake fluid level is not in the acceptable range. (Low)
  • Brake fluid condition appears questionable. (Appears dark / dirty)
  • Front tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)
  • Rear tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)
  • Rear tire wearing unevenly. (Outside edge)
  • Splash shield is damaged. (Under engine/transaxle)
  • There is an active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area. (Transmission/transaxle fluid, No falling drips at time of inspection, Advise clean up and proper diagnosis., Transmission cooler lines.)
  • There is body damage - cosmetic in nature. (Hood, Large paint chip in front of the hood.)
  • To see additional items needing attention, please view the full report.

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Top 10 Luxury Cars (Autobytel)
  • Highest Satisfaction: Popular Brand (Autobytel/AutoPacific)
  • Best Buy (Consumer Guide Automotive)
  • Top Recommended Sedans (Edmunds)
  • Top Safety Pick - Large Cars (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
  • Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS): Highest Ranked (J.D. Power and Associates)
  • To see additional industry awards, please view the full report.

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Vehicle performed well on the test drive.
  • The owner's manual is present.
    The owner's manual is present.
  • All OBD2 emissions monitors are ready and this vehicle would pass a state mandated emissions test at the time of inspection.
    All OBD2 emissions monitors are ready and this vehicle would pass a state mandated emissions test at the time of inspection.
  • Battery passed the health test.
    Battery passed the health test.
  • Undercarriage appears to be free from visible damage.
    Undercarriage appears to be free from visible damage.
  • Power-train appears to be free from leaks.
    Power-train appears to be free from leaks.
  • All safety components of this vehicle were marked "acceptable" at the time of inspection.

Inspection Results

  • Glass is damaged.

    Glass is damaged.

    (Windshield, Glass is separating along the edges.)

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    Engine air filter appears dirty.

    (Dusty, Moderate, Filter box also has debris in it)

  • Air intake tube is torn / damaged and allowing unfiltered / unmetered air into engine.

    Air intake tube is torn / damaged and allowing unfiltered / unmetered air into engine.

    (Missing.)

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    Battery corrosion present at terminal.

    (Positive terminal)

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    Engine coolant level is not in the acceptable range in reservoir.

    (Low)

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    Brake fluid level is not in the acceptable range.

    (Low)

  • Brake fluid condition appears questionable.

    (Appears dark / dirty)

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    Front tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth.

    (Both)

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    Rear tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth.

    (Both)

  • Rear tire wearing unevenly.

    (Outside edge)

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    Splash shield is damaged.

    (Under engine/transaxle)

  • There is an active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area.

    There is an active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area.

    (Transmission/transaxle fluid, No falling drips at time of inspection, Advise clean up and proper diagnosis., Transmission cooler lines.)

  • There is body damage - cosmetic in nature.

    There is body damage - cosmetic in nature.

    (Hood, Large paint chip in front of the hood.)

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Top 10 Luxury Cars (Autobytel)
  • Highest Satisfaction: Popular Brand (Autobytel/AutoPacific)
  • Best Buy (Consumer Guide Automotive)
  • Top Recommended Sedans (Edmunds)
  • Top Safety Pick - Large Cars (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
  • Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS): Highest Ranked (J.D. Power and Associates)
  • Best Bet: Intermediate (The Car Book)
  • Best Affordable Large Cars (US News)

Additional Comments

  • Oil life remaining 34%

    Oil life remaining 34%

  • The VECI lable is missing.

  • The front and rear brakes measure 6mm approximately.

    The front and rear brakes measure 6mm approximately.

  • Engine compartment photo.

    Engine compartment photo.

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Test Drive
Fluid Leaks

There is an active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area. (Transmission/transaxle fluid, No falling drips at time of inspection, Advise clean up and proper diagnosis., Transmission cooler lines.)

Environmental Damage / Body / Exterior

There is body damage - cosmetic in nature. (Hood, Large paint chip in front of the hood.)

2 Inspection Result(s)
Test Drive
Fluid Leaks

There is an active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area. (Transmission/transaxle fluid, No falling drips at time of inspection, Advise clean up and proper diagnosis., Transmission cooler lines.)

Environmental Damage / Body / Exterior

There is body damage - cosmetic in nature. (Hood, Large paint chip in front of the hood.)

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Warning Lights (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)
Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation & Info Systems
Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
Interior / Power Accessories
Safety Systems / Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades

Glass is damaged. (Windshield, Glass is separating along the edges.)

Exterior Lighting / Lights
Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition

Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Positive terminal)

Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
Electrical / Charging System
Starting System
Spark Plugs / Ignition System
2 Inspection Result(s)
Warning Lights (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)
Dash / Displays / Entertainment / Navigation & Info Systems
Interior lighting / Courtesy Lights
Interior / Power Accessories
Safety Systems / Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades

Glass is damaged. (Windshield, Glass is separating along the edges.)

Exterior Lighting / Lights
Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition

Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Positive terminal)

Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
Electrical / Charging System
Starting System
Spark Plugs / Ignition System
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Emissions Control System / OBD2 Readiness Monitors
Engine Air Filter / Air Intake System

Engine air filter appears dirty. (Dusty, Moderate, Filter box also has debris in it)

Air intake tube is torn / damaged and allowing unfiltered / unmetered air into engine. (Missing.)

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

Engine air filter appears dirty. (Dusty, Moderate, Filter box also has debris in it)

Air intake tube is torn / damaged and allowing unfiltered / unmetered air into engine. (Missing.)

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

Engine coolant level is not in the acceptable range in reservoir. (Low)

1 Inspection Result(s)
Heater / Air Conditioning / Blower Fan
Cooling System / Radiator / Hoses
Water Pump
Electric Cooling Fan / Fan Clutch
Coolant Level / Condition / Protection / PH

Engine coolant level is not in the acceptable range in reservoir. (Low)

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Spare Tire / Trunk / Rear Compartment
Tire Wear / Condition Front

Front tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)

Tire Wear / Condition Rear

Rear tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)

Rear tire wearing unevenly. (Outside edge)

Tire Rotation
3 Inspection Result(s)
Spare Tire / Trunk / Rear Compartment
Tire Wear / Condition Front

Front tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)

Tire Wear / Condition Rear

Rear tire tread is worn to the advisable range at approximately 4/32nds (or below) tread depth. (Both)

Rear tire wearing unevenly. (Outside edge)

Tire Rotation
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Parking Brake System
Brake Fluid Level / Condition

Brake fluid level is not in the acceptable range. (Low)

Brake fluid condition appears questionable. (Appears dark / dirty)

Brake System / Hoses / Lines Front
Brake System / Hoses / Lines Rear
2 Inspection Result(s)
Parking Brake System
Brake Fluid Level / Condition

Brake fluid level is not in the acceptable range. (Low)

Brake fluid condition appears questionable. (Appears dark / dirty)

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
Stabilizer Bar / Links / Bushings
Power Steering System / Steering Gear
Frame / Undercarriage

Splash shield is damaged. (Under engine/transaxle)

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
Stabilizer Bar / Links / Bushings
Power Steering System / Steering Gear
Frame / Undercarriage

Splash shield is damaged. (Under engine/transaxle)

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Engine / Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition
Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential Operation / Fluid Level / Condition
4x4 Operation / Transfer Case / Fluid Level / Condition
Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
CV Axles / Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter
Engine / Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition
Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential Operation / Fluid Level / Condition
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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