Premier Vehicle Inspections Comparative Checklist

We provide one of the most comprehensive checklists available in the UK, covering up to 196 major checks on your vehicle with our Comprehensive Service.
The results are recorded and you will be presented with a full copy when the inspection is complete and meets with our high standards.

We provide 4 levels of Inspection Plans - we call themĀ Comprehensive, Essestials, Van and Motorhome

The full checklist is scheduled out for you below, or you can quickly skip to any of the checklist categories by clicking on any of the links below.

BODY EXTERIOR | ENGINE COMPARTMENT | ELECTRICAL CONTROLS | INTERIOR | FRONT UNDERBODY | REAR UNDERBODY | CLUTCH - TRANSMISSION | EXHAUST SYSTEM | FUEL SYSTEM | BRAKES | WHEELS & TYRES | ROAD TEST | FINAL CHECK |

INFORMATION / DATA CHECK
 
Essentials
Van
Motorhome
Registration Number
Vehicle Identity Number
Engine Number (if visible)
Recorded Mileage
Colour
Number of Previous Keepers
Body Type
Transmission
Fuel Type
CO2 Emissions
Year of Manufacture
Date of Registration
Excise License Expiry
MOT Expiry
Outstanding Finance
Insurance Writeoff
Police Interest
Stolen Vehicle Register
Registration Transfers
Service History
Timing Belt Replacement History
BODY EXTERIOR
Past Repairs
 
General Condition    
Paintwork    
Panel Alignment    
Exterior Trim    
Door Locks
Central Door Locking / Key Remote
Door Hinges
Door Check Straps
Body Damage
Corrosion
Glazing
Mud Flaps
Bonnet Catch
Bonnet Hinges
Body Load Space Condition  
 
Fuel Filler Cover
Fuel Filler Cap / Seal
Aerial    
Convertible Roof Operation
ENGINE COMPARTMENT
General Cleanliness - Evidence of Leaks
Coolant Level Condition
Coolant Leaks
Antifreeze
Radiator / Cap
Hoses / Pipes
Auxilliary Drive Belts
Water Pump
Power Steering - Oil Level
Clutch Fluid
Brake Fluid
Engine Oil Level
External Leaks Upper Engine
Engine Mountings
Turiso / Supercharger
Fuel Pump / Pipes
Accelerator Linkage
Cold Start
Fast Idle (Cold)
Noise Level (Cold)
Excess Fumes Smoke
ELECTRICAL CONTROLS
Starting Systems / Ignition Lock
Battery Condition
Battery Voltages
Headlights
Sidelights
Rear Lights
Stop Lights
Indicators
Hazard Warning Lights
Reverse Lights
Rear Fog Lights
Auxilliary Lights
Interior Panel Lights
Mirrors (Electric)
Controls / Switches
Instruments
Horn
Radio / Aerial    
Heater Fan Controls    
Air Con Operation    
Windows    
Sun Roof    
Wipers
Washers
Headlamp Wash / Wipe
Cigarette Lighter / Auxiliary Socket    
INTERIOR
Interior Trim    
Dashboard    
Head Lining    
Visors    
Interior Mirrors    
Steering Wheel Alignment / Adjustment    
Brake Pedal Condition / Security
Clutch Pedal Condition / Security
Seat Upholstery    
Seat Adjustment    
Seatbelt Condition    
Seatbelt Operation
Door Locks    
Door Trim Panels    
Door Fittings / Operation    
Door Seals    
Rear Parcel Shelf / Load Cover      
Boot / Tailgate Lock    
Luggage / Rear Load Area Condition  
 
Illumination Light    
Tool Kit / Jack    
Locking Wheelbolt Tool    
FRONT UNDERBODY
Chassis Components
Subframe / Mountings
Underbody Protection    
Engine Underside Leakage
Steering Joints
Ball Joints
Suspension Arms / Mountings
Power Steering / Rack / Box
Springs / Suspension Units
Shock Absorbers
Anti Roll Bars
Wheel Bearings
Pipes / Hoses
Underfloor Corrosion
REAR UNDERBODY
Chassis Components
Subframe / Mountings
Underfloor Corrosion
Corrosion Protection    
Springs / Suspension Units
Anti Roll Bars
Suspension Arms
Location Rods / Fixings
Shock Absorbers
Wheel Bearings
Pipes / Hoses
CLUTCH - TRANSMISSION
Fuel / Oil Leaks
Cables / Adjustments
Hydraulic System
Linkage (Wear)
Casings
Mountings
Driveshafts
Universal / Sliding Joints
Backlash
Gaiters
Propshaft(s)
Bearing Supports
EXHAUST SYSTEM
System Condition
Manifold
Pipes
Silencer(s) Catalyst
Heat Shields / Mountings
Joints / Couplings
FUEL SYSTEM
Tank
Tank Fixings
Fuel Lines
Breather Pipes
Evidence of Leaks
BRAKES
Master Cylinder Security
Servo / Power System
Fluid Leaks
Flexible Hoses
Pipes / Connections
Discs / Pads (if visible)
Parkbrake Operation
Pedal / Linkage
WHEELS & TYRES
Wheel Rims
Wheel Trims
Right Front Tyre
Left Front Tyre
Right Rear Tyre
Left Rear Tyre
Spare
ROAD TEST
Final Drive Oeration
Clutch Operation
Gearbox Operation / Noise
Engine Performance
Engine Noise
Excess Smoke
Overheating Evidence
Auto Changes / Kickdown
Instruments / Warning Lights
4WD Operation  
Steering Effort / Handling
Steering Wheel Alignment
Road Holding / Stability
Suspension Noise
Foot Brake Operation
Park Brake Operation
Cooling Fan Operation
Engine Fault Codes    
Engine Restart Hot
FINAL CHECK
Obvious Oil Leaks
Obvious Coolant Leaks

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