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MECHANICAL CONDITION REPORT


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  • Model, Make: Forester, Subaru
  • VIN: JF2SHBDC6CH446467
  • Year: 2012
  • Vehicle Mileage: 108,346
Logo Star This vehicle conforms with BlueStar emissions standards

RATING

Excellent

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

Logo Star This vehicle conforms with BlueStar emissions standards

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • 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.
  • The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
  • Engine oil appears clean and level is in range.
  • 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."
  • To see additional positive highlights, please view the full report.

INSPECTION RESULTS

  • Steering wheel is off center when driving straight. (To the left, Minor)
  • Marker light does not function properly. (Left front inoperative, Right front inoperative)
  • Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Negative terminal)
  • Engine coolant level is not in the acceptable range in reservoir. (Low, No evidence of leaks at time of inspection)

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Residual Value Award: Mainstream Brand (ALG)
  • Top 10 Crossovers (Autobytel)
  • Top 10 SUVs (Autobytel)
  • Editors Choice Awards: SUVs (Car And Driver)
  • Best Bet: Compact SUVs/Crossovers (Cars.com)
  • Recommended (Consumer Guide Automotive)
  • To see additional industry awards, please view the full report.

POSITIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • 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.
  • The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
    The emission control (VECI) label is present under-hood.
  • Engine oil appears clean and level is in range.
    Engine oil appears clean and level is in range.
  • All differential and transfer case fluids were clean and in range.
    All differential and transfer case fluids were clean and in range.
  • 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."

Inspection Results

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    Steering wheel is off center when driving straight.

    (To the left, Minor)

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    Marker light does not function properly.

    (Left front inoperative, Right front inoperative)

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    Battery corrosion present at terminal.

    (Negative terminal)

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

    (Low, No evidence of leaks at time of inspection)

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Residual Value Award: Mainstream Brand (ALG)
  • Top 10 Crossovers (Autobytel)
  • Top 10 SUVs (Autobytel)
  • Editors Choice Awards: SUVs (Car And Driver)
  • Best Bet: Compact SUVs/Crossovers (Cars.com)
  • Recommended (Consumer Guide Automotive)
  • Consumers Favorites: Best Compact Crossovers (Edmunds)
  • Top 10 Least Expensive SUVs and Crossovers (Edmunds)
  • Best Retained Value: SUVs (Edmunds)
  • Top Safety Pick - Small SUVs (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
  • Best in Class: Small Crossovers (Kiplingers Personal Finance)
  • Best Affordable Compact SUVs (US News)

Additional Comments

  • BlueStar Inspections installed an oil change reminder sticker due to engine oil being clean and in range.

    BlueStar Inspections installed an oil change reminder sticker due to engine oil being clean and in range.

  • Vehicle has surpassed manufacturer's recommended service life for spark plugs. Advise maintenance record check. There is no rough running condition present at time of inspection.

  • The air filter has about 50% life remaining.

    The air filter has about 50% life remaining.

  • Undercarriage photo.

    Undercarriage photo.

  • The front brake linings measure approximately 8/32nds.

    The front brake linings measure approximately 8/32nds.

  • The rear brake linings measure approximately 6/32nds.

    The rear brake linings measure approximately 6/32nds.

  • The front tires measure approximately 4/32nds tread depth remaining.

    The front tires measure approximately 4/32nds tread depth remaining.

  • The rear tires measure approximately 4 & 7/32nds tread depth remaining.

    The rear tires measure approximately 4 & 7/32nds tread depth remaining.

Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Test Drive

Steering wheel is off center when driving straight. (To the left, Minor)

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

Steering wheel is off center when driving straight. (To the left, Minor)

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

Marker light does not function properly. (Left front inoperative, Right front inoperative)

Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition

Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Negative 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 / Courtesy Lights
Interior / Power Accessories
Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades
Exterior Lighting / Lights

Marker light does not function properly. (Left front inoperative, Right front inoperative)

Door / Gate / Hood / Hatch / Handles & Latches
Battery / Cables Condition

Battery corrosion present at terminal. (Negative terminal)

Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
Electrical / Charging System
Starting System
Spark Plugs / Ignition System
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Emissions / OBD2 Readiness Monitors
Engine Air Filter / Inlet
Fuel System / Fuel Filter / Filler Cap
Emissions / OBD2 Readiness Monitors
Engine Air Filter / Inlet
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, No evidence of leaks at time of inspection)

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, No evidence of leaks at time of inspection)

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
Stabilizer Bar / Links / Bushings
Power Steering System / Steering Gear
Frame / Undercarriage
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
Inspection Category Acceptable Issue Technician Comments
Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition
Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential / Fluid Level / Condition
4x4 System / Transfer Case / Fluid Level / Condition
Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
CV Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter
Transmission / Clutch Operation
Engine Oil Level / Condition
Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
Transmission / Motor Mounts
Differential / Fluid Level / Condition
4x4 System / Transfer Case / Fluid Level / Condition
Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
CV Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter

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