Mechanical Condition Report

Based on BlueStar’s 225+ point inspection


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  • VIN 1GYS4MKJ4FR536264
  • MAKE Cadillac
  • MODEL Escalade
  • YEAR 2015
  • MILES 53,864


  • Gregg G
  • 149 BlueStar Inspections

Industry Awards (11)

  • Readers Choice: Luxury Utility Vehicle of the Year (
  • Motorist Choice Awards (AutoPacific/Intellichoice)
  • Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year: Luxury Family (Carspondent)
  • Best Buy: Premium Large SUVs (Consumer Guide Automotive)
  • Best Retained Value: Honorable Mention (Edmunds)
  • Best Overall Value (Intellichoice)
  • Best Resale Value: Luxury Full-Size SUV/Crossover (Kelley Blue Book)
  • SUV of the Year: Contender (Motor Trend)
  • Best Luxury Large SUVs (US News)
  • Best SUVs for Families (US News)
  • World Luxury Car of the Year Finalist (World Car of the Year)

Inspection Checklist

  • Passed
  • See Details Detailed Explanation of Failing Observation

Test Drive

  • Test Drive

Safety / Vision

  • Warning Lights / Messages (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)
  • Safety Systems / Horn(s) / Airbags / Seat Belts
  • Glass / Washers / Wiper Blades
  • Exterior Lighting / Lights

Fuel / Emissions / Exhaust

  • Emissions Control System / OBD2 Readiness Monitors
  • Engine Air Filter / Air Intake / Vacuum Systems
  • Fuel Filler / Cap
  • Fuel System / Fuel Filter
  • Exhaust System / Muffler / Catalytic Converter

HVAC / Cooling

  • Heater / Air Conditioning / Blower Fan
  • Cooling System / Radiator / Hoses
  • Water Pump
  • Electric Cooling Fan / Fan Clutch

Wheels / Tires / Brakes

  • Parking Brake System
  • Spare Tire / Jack / Lug Wrench / Hardware
  • Tire Wear / Condition Front
  • Tire Wear / Condition Rear
  • Tire Rotation
  • Brake System / Hoses / Lines Front
  • Brake System / Hoses / Lines Rear

Steering / Suspension

  • 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


  • Drivetrain / Engine / Transmission / Clutch Operation
  • Transmission / Motor Mounts
  • Universal Joints Axle / Driveshaft
  • CV Axles / Joints / Boots Inner / Outer
  • AWD / 4x4 / Transfer Case Operation
  • Differential Operation

Ignition / Electrical

  • Battery / Cables Condition
  • Accessory Drive / Serpentine Belt
  • Starting System
  • Spark Plugs / Ignition System

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

  • Coolant Level / Condition / Protection / PH
  • Engine Oil Level / Condition
  • Brake Fluid Level / Condition
  • Clutch Fluid Level / Condition
  • Power Steering Fluid Level / Condition
  • Transmission Fluid Level / Condition
  • Fluid Leaks
  • Front Differential Fluid Level / Condition
  • Rear Differential Fluid Level / Condition
  • Transfer Case Fluid Level / Condition



Engine Oil

Full Clean

Transmission Fluid

Not Inspected Not Inspected

Power Steering Fluid

Full Clean


Full Clean

Brake Fluid

Full Clean

Washer Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Transfer Case Fluid

Not Inspected Not Inspected

Front Differential Fluid

Not Inspected Not Inspected

Rear Differential Fluid

Not Inspected Not Inspected


Engine Air Filter

Not Inspected

Not inspected due to accessibility

Cabin Air Filter

Not Applicable

Vehicle not equipped with filter





Monitor Status


Tires and Brakes

Driver Front

10/32 inch
8/32 inch

Driver Rear

10/32 inch
7/32 inch

Passenger Front

10/32 inch
8/32 inch

Passenger Rear

10/32 inch
7/32 inch


  • Passed
  • Safety
  • Emissions
  • Other
  • Additional Info

Inspection photos

Inspection Point
Inspector Comments

Undercarriage front

Undercarriage rear

Undercarriage middle

Undercarriage passenger side

Undercarriage driver side


Interior trunk compartment


Exterior front

Exterior rear

Exterior passenger side

Exterior driver side


Engine compartment

VECI label


Left front tire

Right front tire

Left rear tire

Right rear tire


Inspection Point
Inspector Comments
Positive vehicle appearance / condition observations

Vehicle appears very clean for the age / mileage

Exterior appears in above average condition

Interior appears in above average condition

Trunk / rear compartment appears clean

Engine compartment appears clean

Vehicle Emission Control Information (VECI) label is present under the hood

Positive vehicle performance characteristics

Vehicle performed well on the test drive

Air conditioning performed well

4x4 functioned well in all ranges

Services / maintenance that appear to have been recently performed

Engine oil change reminder is present with mileage still left before service is due.

Engine oil life monitor indicates mileage/percentage oil life remaining before service is due.

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

Owner's manual

Positive test results at time of inspection

Battery passed the health test and terminals are free from corrosion

Brake fluid water content tests acceptable

Coolant temperature protection level tests acceptable


Front tires are in new condition

Rear tires are in new condition

All Tires are in new condition

Frequently removed item present at the time of inspection

Vehicle Emission Control Information (VECI) label is present under hood


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.