Mechanical Condition Report

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  • VIN: 4S4WMARD9K3452522
  • MAKE Subaru
  • MODEL Ascent
  • YEAR 2019
  • MILES 49,162

Inspector

  • Gregg G
  • 206 BlueStar Inspections

Industry Awards (18)

  • Residual Value Award: Mainstream Brand (ALG)
  • Ideal Vehicle Award: Premium Mid-Size Crossover SUV (Auto Pacific)
  • Top 10 SUVs (Autobytel)
  • Best New Cars (Autotrader)
  • Car of the Year: Finalist (Business Insider)
  • Editors Choice Awards: SUVs and Crossovers (Car And Driver)
  • Best Vehicles By Class: Large SUVs (GreenerCars.org)
  • Top Safety Pick+ - Midsize SUVs (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
  • Lowest Ownership Costs - Popular Brand (Intellichoice)
  • Overall Value - Popular Brand (Intellichoice)
  • Best Three-Row SUVs for Families (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Brand Image Awards: Most Trusted Brand (Kelley Blue Book)
  • Best Family Cars (Kelley Blue Book)
  • 5-Year Cost to Own: Best Brand (Kelley Blue Book)
  • SUV of the Year: Contender (Motor Trend)
  • Best Car to Buy - Nominee (The Car Connection)
  • Drivers Choice: Best New Family Car - Nominee (The Car Connection)
  • 10 Best Interiors Nominee (Wards Auto)

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

Powertrain

  • 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

TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS

Fluids

Engine Oil

Full Clean

Transmission Fluid

Not Inspected Not Inspected

Power Steering Fluid

Full Clean

Coolant

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

Filters

Engine Air Filter

New

Cabin Air Filter

Not Applicable

Vehicle not equipped with filter

Battery

Battery

Good

Emissions

Monitor Status

Ready

Tires and Brakes

Driver Front

8/32 inch
Acceptable
12/32 inch
Acceptable

Driver Rear

7/32 inch
Acceptable
9/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Front

8/32 inch
Acceptable
12/32 inch
Acceptable

Passenger Rear

8/32 inch
Acceptable
9/32 inch
Acceptable

INSPECTOR COMMENTS AND PHOTOS

  • Passed
  • Safety
  • Emissions
  • Other
  • Additional Info

Inspection photos

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Undercarriage

Undercarriage front

Undercarriage rear

Undercarriage middle

Undercarriage passenger side

Undercarriage driver side

Interior

Interior front

Interior rear

Interior trunk compartment

Door jamb manufacturer/VIN label

Exterior

Exterior front

Exterior rear

Exterior passenger side

Exterior driver side

Underhood

Engine compartment

VECI label

Tires

Left front tire

Right front tire

Left rear tire

Right rear tire

Other

Inspection Point
Result
Inspector Comments
Positive vehicle appearance / condition observations

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

Heater and air conditioning performed well

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

Wheel lock key for locking lug nuts

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

Brakes

Front brakes are in new condition

Frequently removed item present at the time of inspection

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

Comments

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.