Get a 150-Point Inspection with any Certified Pre-Owned Chevrolet, Buick or GMC car truck or SUV in Georgetown Ontario from Georgetown Chevrolet

150-Point Inspection

WE GO OVER EVERY INCH SO YOU CAN COVER EVERY MILE.

You might not worry much about the condition of your hose clamps or the vacuum system or the brake pads. You'll never have to, either, with one of our GM Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles. Before they reach the sales floor, each one of our vehicles is meticulously looked over by a licensed mechanic. That means by the time you look at them, every single vehicle has passed our painstaking 150+ point inspection.

The 150+ point inspection includes:

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Engine

1. Check the vehicle mileage against service records for accuracy

ENGINE COMPARTMENT

2. Hood release, hinges, prop rod or gas struts provide proper operation

3. Check finish (rust, corrosion)

4. Check factory instruction stickers

ENGINE CONDITION

5. Verify original equipment and displacement

6. Valve covers and head gaskets in good condition

7. Condition of engine belts, automatic belt tensioner, hoses, and wires

8. Condition of hose clamps, retainer clips, and wire casings

9. Look for areas of concentrated dirt or grime

ENGINE OIL LEVEL/CONDITION

10. Check engine oil level, verify oil clarity and viscosity

ENGINE COOLANT LEVEL/CONDITION

11. Check radiator for leaks and damage/fan shroud is securely in place

12. Verify that blades of cooling fans are not broken or bent

13. Check coolant level, freeze protection rating

AIR FILTER INSPECTION

14. Inspect air filter/filter housing for debris (leaves, bugs)

BATTERY LOAD TEST

15. Inspect battery for cracks. Clean and inspect battery top, posts & cables

16. Measure battery voltage/conduct load test

IGNITION SYSTEM

17. Inspect system for loose, cracked or burned wires.

18. Check wire for short circuits and arcing

POWER STEERING FLUID LEVEL

19. Inspect power steering fluid level

BRAKE FLUID LEVEL

20. Locate and inspect master cylinder reservoir, check brake fluid level

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL & CONDITION

21. Check all ranges from “Park” to “1st” for proper engagement

22. Fluid level meets manufacturer's specified level, clarity and viscosity

FUEL SYSTEM

23. Inspect fuel injection system for proper operation

24. Check fuel system for leaks or loose wires and lines

25. Inspect evaporative emissions for proper operation

MANUAL TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL

26. Measure fluid level, clarity and viscosity (if equipped)

MANUAL TRANSMISSION HYDRAULIC CLUTCH FLUID LEVEL

27. Check clutch fluid reservoir for proper level

WASHER FLUID LEVEL

28. Inspect/fill washer fluid reservoir (front)/(rear, if equipped)

STARTER PERFORMANCE (AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION)

29. Check that starter only operates in “Park” or “Neutral”

STARTER PERFORMANCE (MANUAL TRANSMISSION)

30. Starts only when clutch pedal pressed all the way down (GM Vehicles)

ENGINE RUNNING, NOISE, VIBRATION & HARSHNESS

31. Check for fluid leaks or valvetrain noise

32. Vacuum system condition

33. Fuel delivery system

34. Valve cover/cylinder head/exhaust manifold gaskets soundness

35. Radiator/heater hoses condition

36. Power steering pump/hose condition

37. No squeaking belts

Instrumentation and Interior Components Inspection

38. SRS system warning light/self test

39. ABS system warning light/self test

INSTRUMENT PANEL

40. Instrument panel/gauge lights and operation

41. Electronic instrument cluster, Head-up Display operational (if equipped)

CLIMATE CONTROL

42. HVAC/Front and Rear Electronic Climate Control (if equipped)

43. All climate control directional functions/vents working properly

AUDIO/VIDEO SYSTEM

44. Audio controls, speakers, steering wheel controls (if equipped)

45. Power antenna (if equipped)

46. DVD player operational (if equipped)

47. Navigation system operational (if equipped)

WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER OPERATION

48. Front wiper/washer controls are operational

49. Front wiper blades

50. Rear wiper/washer controls are operational (if equipped)

51. Rear wiper blade (if equipped)

ELECTRIC REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER OPERATION

52. Defroster switch/heating grid operation

HORN OPERATION

53. Horn operation/sound quality

LIGHTER/POWERPOINT OUTLETS

54. Cigarette lighter operational, aux. powerpoints operational

TILT STEERING WHEEL (IF EQUIPPED)

55. Steering wheel locks in each tilt position

INSIDE REARVIEW MIRROR

56. Rearview mirror adj., range of movement, Auto dim (if equipped)

57. Map/Reading lights (if equipped)

WINDOWS

58. Power windows and controls are operational (if equipped)

59. Sliding rear window/vent windows (if equipped)

OUTSIDE MIRROR CONTROLS

60. Check mirrors for full movement in all directions

61. Check that mirrors have good clarity and no scratches or cracks

62. Heated Mirrors/Personal Memory systems function (if equipped)

POWER SUNROOF OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)

63. Sunroof opens, tilts and closes properly

64. Check sunroof track for any obstructions or damage

65. Check sunroof seals for any cracks or damage

REMOVABLE ROOF PANELS (IF EQUIPPED)

66. Roof panel latches

67. Check roof panel weather stripping for cracks or damage

CONVERTIBLE TOP OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)

68. Headliner condition (if equipped)

69. Check roof structure for bent rods or damage

70. Top opens and closes fully

71. Rear window, glass or plastic condition

72. Convertible top seals and clamps

SEAT FABRIC AND TRIM CONDITION

73. Vehicle seats are free from wear, stains, or tears

74. Passenger compartment trim panels fit and finish

75. Headliner fit and condition

SEAT ADJUSTMENT

76. Driver and Passenger seat tracks are operational

77. Adjustable head restraints (if equipped)

78. Folding rear seatback/Valet Lockout feature (if equipped)

79. Driver/passenger/rear seat controls are operational

SAFETY BELT CONDITION/INTEGRAL CHILD SEAT OPERATION

80. All seat belts are operational

81. Inspect safety belt webbing and buckles at all seating positions

82. Height adjustable shoulder belts work correctly (if equipped)

83. Check that integral child seat is operating properly (if equipped)

84. Inspect all child seat hardware and latches

SUN VISOR OPERATION AND CONDITION

85. Sun visors are operational

INTERIOR/COURTESY LIGHT OPERATION

86. Check that all interior lights/switches are operational

REMOTE DECKLID/LIFTGATE RELEASE OPERATION

87. Check operation of decklid/liftgate during remote release

88. Inspect weather seal for damage

89. Decklid pull down feature (if equipped)

REMOTE FUEL FILLER DOOR RELEASE OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)

90. Inspect operation of the remote fuel filler door release feature

91. Interior fuel door switch, release mechanism working properly

ASHTRAY

92. Inspect ashtray for broken, bent, or melted components

GLOVE BOX OPERATION

93. Inspect latch, lock, and hinges for proper operation

DOOR TRIM AND LOCK OPERATION

94. Check that all doors open and close smoothly

95. Inspect operation manual or power door locks, rear door security lock

96. Check that doors cannot be opened in the “Locked” position

97. Check hand held remote transmitter operational (if equipped)

98. Check all interior/exterior door handles for damage

99. Inspect fit and finish of each door trim panel, armrest, assist strap

CARPET AND FLOOR MAT CONDITION

100. Inspect carpet and floor mats for burns, dirt, excessive wear

CARGO AREA

101. Inspect cargo area trim panels for fit and finish

102. Cargo area, door lock switch operation, powerpoint power (if equipped)

SPARE TIRE CONDITION/JACK & WRENCH LOCATION

103. Inspect spare tire and wheel condition

104. Inspect that all tools needed for spare tire change are intact

Pre-Test Drive Inspection

HEAD LAMP/FOG LAMP OPERATIONS

105. Headlamp switch, High/Low beam is functional

106. Headlamps are aimed properly

107. Twilight/headlamp delay feature OK (if equipped)

108. Fog lamps are aimed and functional (if equipped)

PARKING/BRAKE/BACK UP/TURN & SIDE MARKER LAMPS

109. Front and rear parking lamps

110. Brake and backup lamps

111. Left/Right turn signal lamps

HAZARD WARNING LIGHTS

112. Hazard warning lights work with vehicle running/not running

WHEEL AND TIRE CONDITION (INSPECT PRE TEST DRIVE AND IN SERVICE BAY)

113. Tires meet 4/32" minimum requirement

114. Wheel covers/wheel centre hubs OK (if equipped)

115. Tire side walls, valve stems, and wear pattern

116. Tire size/correct air pressure/lug nuts secured

117. Inspect wheel rims for damage

SHOCK ABSORBER TEST

118. Front shock absorbers/strut assembly

119. Rear shock absorbers/strut assembly

The Test Drive

BRAKE SHIFT/TRANSMISSION INTERLOCK (AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION)

120. Gear selector cannot be moved out of Park unless brake is applied

TRANSMISSION OPERATION (AUTOMATIC)

121. Transmission gear engagement/shift points are smooth

TRANSMISSION OPERATION (MANUAL)

122. Clutch pedal/gear shift engagement

123. No transmission noise

ENGINE PERFORMANCE

124. Engine driveability/performance

BRAKE OPERATION

125. Power assisted braking system is functional

126. Rear parking assistance monitor operational (if equipped)

127. Anti-lock brake system warning/self-test light is functional

128. Anti-lock brake system functional (if equipped)

129. Vehicle tracks straight under hard braking conditions

SUSPENSION/DRIVETRAIN/NOISE/VIBRATION/HARSHNESS

130. No abnormal vehicle noise, vibrations or harshness identified

CORNERING ABILITY

131. Vehicle cornering dynamics

132. Vehicle has no abnormal body roll

CRUISE CONTROL (IF EQUIPPED)

133. Cruise control holds a set speed/adjustments work properly

Service Bay Inspection

TRANSMISSION CASE INSPECTION

134. Transmission case/pan structurally sound

MANUAL TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL AND CONDITION

135. Fluid level, clarity and condition

TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE MODELS)

136. Fluid level, clarity and condition

137. Transfer case/skid plate structural condition

BRAKE SYSTEM CONDITION

138. Brake rotor/drum surfaces

139. Brake pads/shoes have 40% or more remaining pad life

140. Brake shoes have 40% or more remaining life

141. Parking brake operation

ENGINE MOUNTS/FRONT SUSPENSION LINKS & BUSHINGS

142. Inspect all engine mounts, grommets and bushings

143. Front suspension links/sway bar/mounts

STRUTS AND SHOCK ABSORBER CONDITION

144. Shock absorbers/struts free of leaks and damage

STEERING SYSTEM CONDITION

145. Inspect structural condition of all steering system elements

CV JOINT DUST BOOT CONDITION

146. CV dust cover boot void of rips/damage

DRIVE AXLE, AXLE FLUID LEVELS

147. Drive axle meets Manufacturer specifications

148. Inspect differential case for fluid leaks

149. Front/Drive axle fluid level

FUEL TANK SYSTEM CONDITION

150. Fuel tank and delivery lines are sound, no fuel odour

VEHICLE/STRUCTURAL DAMAGE

151. Vehicle shows no signs of collision damage

EXHAUST SYSTEM

152. Exhaust system hung/routed properly, meets structural integrity, exhaust tone

ENGINE OIL AND FILTER CHANGE, CHASSIS LUBE

153. Lubricate all chassis points, perform engine oil and filter change

Appearance

EXTERIOR WEAR AND TEAR INSPECTION WINDOW GLASS

154. Inspect all glass surfaces for chips and cracks

HOOD CONDITION

155. Inspect hood for proper alignment with fenders, grille, and fascia

156. Inspect hood's finish for dents and scratches

GRILLE, FRONT BUMPER, AND FASCIA CONDITION

157. Check that bumper guards and rubstrips are securely fastened

158. Check grille, front bumper, or fascia alignment/condition

159. Vehicle is free from road tar and tree sap

DRIVER SIDE FENDER, DOOR(S), QUARTER PANEL CONDITION

160. Inspect for panel alignment, finish quality, previous body work

161. Weather seals, placement/condition

162. Bodyside mirrors, mouldings and badging properly secured

DECKLID, LIFTGATE, TAILGATE OR REAR CARGO DOOR CONDITION

163. Inspect the rear body panel surfaces for dings, dents and scratches

164. Decklid, liftgate or rear panel doors

165. Weather seals, placement/condition

166. Pickup tailgate/bed/side rails (if equipped)

167. Bedliner OK

REAR BUMPER/FASCIA CONDITION

168. Inspect all rear trim components for proper fit, no collision damage

169. Check that all bumper guards and rubstrips are securely fastened

PASSENGER SIDE FENDER, DOOR(S), QUARTER PANEL CONDITION

170. Inspect areas for panel alignment, finish quality, or previous body work

171. Weather seals, placement/condition

172. Bodyside mirrors, mouldings and badging properly secured

RADIO ANTENNA

173. Inspect mast antenna, antenna secured

Final Inspections

174. Engine compartment is clean/degreased

175. Interior compartment has been cleaned/detailed

176. Vehicle exterior has been washed/waxed/detailed

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