Mechanical Condition Report

Based on BlueStar’s 225+ point inspection


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  • VIN: 3TMCZ5AN3GM041739
  • MAKE Toyota
  • MODEL Tacoma
  • YEAR 2016
  • MILES 71,653


  • Laura M
  • ASE Certified, 17 yrs experience
  • 3,357 BlueStar Inspections

Industry Awards (15)

  • Residual Value Award: Midsize Pickup (ALG)
  • Top 10 Trucks (Autobytel)
  • Motorist Choice Awards (AutoPacific/Intellichoice)
  • Best Retained Value: Non-Luxury Brand (Edmunds)
  • Best Retained Value: Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Top Rated Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Top Recommended Trucks (Edmunds)
  • Best Overall Value (Intellichoice)
  • Best Buy: Pickup Truck Finalist (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Best Resale Value: Mid-Size Pickup (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Best Resale Value: Top 10 Models (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Truck of the Year: Finalist (Motor Trend)
  • Customer Love Index Winner: Standard Pickup Segment (Strategic Vision)
  • Best Trucks for the Money: Finalist (US News)
  • Best Value in America: Pickup Trucks (Vincentric)

Items replaced or repaired by the dealer


Driver front tire replaced.

Passenger front tire replaced.

Driver rear tire replaced.

Passenger rear tire replaced.

Driver front brakes replaced.

Passenger front brakes replaced.

Engine air filter replaced.

Cabin air filter replaced.

Engine oil / filter replaced.

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

Replaced Replaced

Transmission Fluid

Sealed Sealed

Power Steering Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable


Full Clean

Brake Fluid

Acceptable Clean

Washer Fluid

Acceptable Acceptable

Transfer Case Fluid

Full Clean

Front Differential Fluid

Full Acceptable

Rear Differential Fluid

Full Clean


Engine Air Filter


Cabin Air Filter






Monitor Status


Tires and Brakes

Driver Front

Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller
Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller

Driver Rear

Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller
Drum brakes not measured
Drum brakes not measured

Passenger Front

Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller
Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller

Passenger Rear

Replacement not measured
Replaced by seller
Drum brakes not measured
Drum brakes not measured


  • Passed
  • Safety
  • Emissions
  • Other
  • Additional Info

Safety / Vision

Inspection Point
Inspector Comments
Warning Lights / Messages (TPMS, SES, ABS, SIRS, other)

Warning light / message on dash is on.

(Smart key / key FOB battery low)

Body / Frame / Exterior / Interior

Inspection Point
Inspector Comments
Frame / Undercarriage

Splash shield is damaged.

(Under engine/transaxle)

Fluid Leaks / Level / Condition

Inspection Point
Inspector Comments
Fluid Leaks

There appears to be a minor active fluid leak with drops hanging / wetness from the leak area. It is not actively dripping on the ground during the inspection.

(Engine Oil,Right side valve cover. )

Inspection photos

Inspection Point
Inspector Comments

Undercarriage front

Undercarriage rear

Undercarriage middle

Undercarriage passenger side

Undercarriage driver side


Interior rear


Engine compartment


Left front tire

Right front tire

Left rear tire

Right rear tire


Inspection Point
Inspector Comments
Positive vehicle performance characteristics

4x4 functioned well in all ranges

Positive test results at time of inspection

All OBD2 emissions monitors are ready

Brake fluid water content tests acceptable

Coolant temperature protection level tests acceptable

Frequently removed item present at the time of inspection

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

Additional inspection photos



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.