Inspection


Every top-quality pre-owned McCloskey car or truck is evaluated for:

I. INITIAL INSPECTION

  • ODOMETER READINGis supported by the general condition of the vehicle
  • CHECKfor presence of lube sticker ormaintenance log for support of mileage.
  • CHANGE OIL and OIL FILTER is supported by the general condition of the vehicle
  • INTERIOR and EXTERIORcleaning andpolishing.
  • REPAIR and REPLACE bulbs.

II. UNDER HOOD

  • ENGINE block cylinder heads, intake andexhaust manifolds check/correct for cracks.
  • CHECK for presence of lube sticker ormaintenance log for support of mileage.
  • CHECK FOR MAJOR LEAKS.
  • AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID
  • COOLANT is at the prescribed level and is notcontaminated.
  • INSPECT COOLING SYSTEM to check/correct leaks.
  • CHECK/CORRECT cooling fan operation.
  • POWER STEERING pump reservoir andgearbox are at the prescribed fluid leveland system shows no evidence of majorleaks or noises.
  • BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER is at theprescribed fluid level and shows noevidence of leaks.
  • BATTERY charge is at prescribed level;cables are corrosion-free and properlysecured.
  • AIR CLEANER/FUEL INJECTORS are clean.

III. UNDER VEHICLE

  • VISUAL INSPECTION under vehicle.
  • TRANSMISSION CASE is free of cracks andmajor leaks.
  • STANDARD TRANSMISSION FLUID is atthe prescribed level (also transfer case on4x4s) and no major leaks.
  • CV BOOTS are free from rips or tears,major deterioration or major leaks.
  • INSPECT BRAKE WEAR (Front, Visual –Rear, Pull Both).
  • SUSPENSION SYSTEMS (i.e., Ball Joints,Tie Rods) correct major problems.
  • SUSPENSION ALTERED (lifted or Lowered)
  • REAR AXLE FLUID is at the prescribed level(also front axle on 4×4’s) and housing isnot leaking.

IV. ROAD TEST

  • ENGINE is operating properly and showsno obvious signs of problems (i.e.,smoking, poor performance, rough idle,etc.)
  • ENGINE OIL PRESSURE AND OPERATINGTEMPERATURES are within normal hot/cold range levels.
  • AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION is shiftingsmoothly and quietly when cold and at fulloperating temperature.
  • STANDARD TRANSMISSION is shiftingproperly and quietly (also transfer case on4x4s).
  • ELECTRICAL all critical vehicle operatorswitches (i.e., power window, heating fan,windshield wiper, etc.) have been inspectedfor proper operation.
  • AIR CONDITIONING has been inspectedfor proper operation and any refrigerantleaks are corrected.
  • STEERING has been checked for properoperation.
  • BRAKES & CALIPERS have been checkedfor proper operation and leaks. Replacepads and linings, if worn below safestandards.
  • BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER is at theprescribed fluid level and shows noevidence of leaks.
  • PARKING BRAKE has been checked forproper operation.
  • CV JOINTS no abnormal noise on hard leftor right turns.