Used Truck Report Sample

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ
VIN:
1GNFK130X7R384243
Engine #:
 
Mileage:
66,093 
Paint Color:
Black 
Trim Color:
Black 
Body Type
SedanCoupeConvertibleOther
If other, specify:S.U.V.
Number of Doors:
4
Number of Passengers:
6
Number of Cylinders:
8
Condition of Paint
Excellent Very Good Good Fair Poor
Chipped Scratched Cracked Dull Orange Peel
Poor Preparation Polishing Req. Part Re-spray Req. Full Re-spray Req.
Alignment of Body Panels (gaps)
RegularIrregular
Upper Body Corrosion
F/DS Fender F/DS Door DS Rocker (Sill) Hood
F/PS Fender F/PS Door PS Rocker (Sill) Engine Bay
R/DS Quarter R/DS Door F Valence Trunk
R/PS Quarter R/PS Door R Valence Roof
None Seen
LEGEND: F=Front R=Rear DS=Driver Side PS=Passenger Side
Upper Body Dents/Dings/Cracks
F/DS Fender F/DS Door DS Rocker (Sill) Hood
F/PS Fender F/PS Door PS Rocker (Sill) Engine Bay
R/DS Quarter R/DS Door F Valence Trunk
R/PS Quarter R/PS Door R Valence Roof
None Seen
LEGEND: F=Front R=Rear DS=Driver Side PS=Passenger Side
Collision Damage
Is there any obvious collision damage?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Re-spray
Check under the hood and dash, in the trunk, around the doorjambs, bottom of doors and on the weather stripping.
Do you see any signs that the car was repainted? (i.e. over-spray, tape-lines, or unpainted surfaces)
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Body Filler (a.k.a. Bondo)
Did you notice any ripples in the body finish?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Did you detect any Bondo in the body panels?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Did you detect any Bondo in the lower body, like Floors, Rockers or lower valences etc.?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
*Ask the owner if the car while in their possession or, to his/her knowledge:
Has it ever been in an accident?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, were the air-bags ever deployed?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Was it totalled/written off?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Signature on file?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Exterior Chrome / Stainless / Anodizing
Is this section applicable to this automobile?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
On a scale of 1 to 5 with 1 being 'Excellent' and 5 being 'Poor', rate the overall condition of the chrome:
1 = Excellent 2 = Very Good 3 = Good 4 = Fair 5 = Poor
Some re-plating required?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Some replacing required?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Some polishing required?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Are there any dents?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any pitting/rust?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any cloudiness or tarnishing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is it all there?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Glass and Rubber Gaskets
What is the overall condition of the rubber gaskets / weather-stripping?
GoodFairPoor
Are any parts ...
DamagedDried-out/AgedLooseMissing
What overall condition is the glass in?
GoodFairPoor
Is the glass ...
BrokenCrackedScratchedChippedDelaminating
Soft-Top (If the car is a convertible)
What condition is the soft-top in?
Very GoodGoodFairPoor
Does it appear to be the original top?
YesNoUnsureNot ApplicableSee Notes
If a replacement, is it ...
OEMAfter-MarketUnknown
Does it seem to fit well when in the up position?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Are there any rips or tears?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the stitching coming apart anywhere?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the top taut when in the up position?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the rear window ...
ClearScratchedDiscolored
What is the condition of the top frame?
GoodBrokenRustedRequires Painting
Does it operate smoothly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a jack?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is it the correct one for the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a lug wrench?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is it the correct one for the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a jack bag?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a Tool Roll/Kit (Pliers, screwdriver, etc.)?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, do all the tools appear to be present?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a spare wheel?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the rim match the other wheels on the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is it a 'space-saver' spare?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Grade the condition of the carpet in the luggage area:
GoodFairPoorNone
Is there evidence that the vehicle has been used for towing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
How many keys (per set) are there?
1234 or more
Does one key operate both front door locks?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the keys fit and operate the locks as they are meant to?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If the car has a 'keyless entry' system ...
Does it work from outside the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does it work from inside the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the trunk release work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the hood / engine cover open easily?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
The underside of the hood / engine cover is:
CleanSomewhat DirtyVery Dirty
Does the paint in the engine bay match that of the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the engine and bay:
CleanSomewhat DirtyVery Dirty
Are there any wires or electrical cables loose, cracked, brittle, spliced or frayed?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there oil visible anywhere on the engine?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, is there alot?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any oil visible on the floor beneath the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, is there alot?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there transmission fluid on the floor beneath the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, is there alot?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any coolant on the floor beneath the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, is there alot?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the amount of oil in the engine at the manufacturers recommended level? (check dipstick)
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the oil look:
Old/Black/Dirty Recently Changed In Between
If the transmission is automatic, check the dipstick. Is the fluid:
Pink/RedBrown
Does either the engine oil or transmission fluid smell burnt?
EngineTransmission
Look inside the brake fluid reservoir. Is the level correct?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the fluid clear?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Did the car start easily?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Were there any 'clanks' when the car first started up?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have an Oil Pressure Gauge?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If Yes, what does the oil pressure gauge read?
LLNNNHH
or enter lbs:40
(From beneath the hood / engine cover)
Does the car idle:
SmoothlySomewhat RoughlyVery Roughly
(While the engine is still cold)
Is there a cap on the radiator?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, remove the radiator cap. Is there coolant visible?
YesNoNot CheckedSee Notes
If yes, do you see any air bubbles surfacing in the water?
YesNoNot CheckedSee Notes
Do you see any oil in the water?
YesNoNot CheckedSee Notes
Remove the valve cover cap
Do you feel any 'blow-by'?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does any smoke blow out?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Rev the engine a few times
Do you notice any smoke coming out of the tail pipe?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, what color is it?
BlackWhiteLt. GrayLt./Dk. Blue
*Slowly bring the car up to operating temperature. Once you've reached this point, gradually depress the accelerator, as the car comes up through the rev. range listen very carefully to the engine.
Do you note any 'Growls', 'Rattles' or 'Knocks'?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Automatic Gearbox
From a standstill with engine running, apply the parking brake firmly, put the car in 'Reverse' and then in 'Drive'
Do you notice any 'clunks' from the drivetrain?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Now gently depress the accelerator while in Drive. Note any delay between your pressure on the accelerator pedal and the cars movement. This would indicate slipping clutches, worn bands etc.
Do you feel any slippage?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car immediately try to move?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
With the parking brake release, begin the road test, but 'manually' shift through the gears and note the smoothness or the 'change'.
Do the gears engage and disengage smoothly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do you notice any 'clunks' or 'harsh-shifting' from the drivetrain?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Manual Gearbox
With the car at a standstill, but with the engine running, apply the handbrake, depress the clutch, and engage second gear; now try to drive off.
Does the brake hold the car from moving?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do you notice any slipping of the clutch?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Now depress the clutch and select each gear in turn.
Does the clutch seem to operate correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the gears engage easily and smoothly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do any of the gears/syncros seem noisy?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the throw-out bearing seem noisy?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If 4x4
Do both boxes engage Low Range?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do both boxes engage High Range?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Note any unusual noises?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Once on the road, check the foot brakes.
Do you feel the brakes pull the car to one side?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the gears still engage and disengage smoothly under load?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have Overdrive / Turbo / Supercharger?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If so, does it operate correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
How is the oil pressure now?
LLNNNHHNo Gauge
Does the car run ...
SmoothlySomewhat RoughlyVery Roughly
Did you notice a misfire?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
With hands momentarily off the steering wheel, does the car keep going in a straight line?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
In a parking lot or similar safe open area, at a slow speed turn a tight 'figure of eight'
Do you hear any unusual noises?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Were there any other " odd " noises you heard while driving?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Were you able to test drive the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Did you drive it on the road?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Did you drive it in a Parking lot/Driveway?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Approximately how far did you drive it?
2 miles
Who drove?
I (the inspector) didThe seller did
NOTE: If we did not actually drive the car several potential sensory issues like vague steering, shifting, clutch or brake pedal "Feel" will NOT be reported. Therefore DO NOT ASSUME THAT THERE ARE NO ISSUES in this area.
Do the turn signals work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the hazard warning lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableN/ASee Notes
Do the parking/side lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableN/ASee Notes
Do the headlights (hi-beam) work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the headlights (lo-beam) work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the instrument lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the horn work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the interior lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the brake lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the rear lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the back up/reversing lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the license plate lights work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the windshield wipers work correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the windshield washers work correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have electric windows?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If the car has electric windows, do they all work correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have a an electric conv. top or sunroof?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If yes, does it operate correctly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do all the instruments look to be the original items?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do any switches or instruments appear to be missing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have Air Conditioning?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If the car has A/C, does it blow cold?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have Heater?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If the car has a heater, does it blow hot?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the car have a navigation system?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is the navigation ...
SatelliteDisc
Does the navigation system work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What are the seats covered with?
VinylLeatherClothSome Other Material
Is it original?
YesNoUnsureNot ApplicableSee Notes
Has the original material been ...
RepaintedRestoredRepairedReplaced
What condition is it in?
Very GoodGoodFairPoorDirty/Stained
Are there any rips, tears or broken stitching?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do both the seats operate easily, front/back, recline etc.?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
(If there is wood trim):
Is it all there?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What condition is the wood in?
ExcellentVery GoodGoodFairPoor
(If the car has interior Chrome):
The interior chrome fittings look?
ExcellentVery GoodGoodFairPoor
Is there any pitting?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any flaking or rust?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there any oxidization or tarnishing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do any fittings appear to need plating or replacing
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do any fittings appear to be missing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What condition is the headliner in?
Very GoodGoodFairPoor
Are there any rips or tears?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is it dirty/stained?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If there is a sunroof or T-Tops, do they open/close properly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Any sign of leaks?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What condition are the carpets in?
Very GoodGoodFairPoor
Do they need cleaning?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
or do they need replacing?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the carpets feel wet?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do you detect any smell or signs that the vehicle has been smoked in?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
*(Lift the carpets)
Is there any rust in the floor pans?
YesNoNot CheckedSee Notes
Were the carpets held down?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is a Radio fitted in the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the radio work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do all of the speakers work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does it have a tape player?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does it have a CD player?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does it have a CD changer?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Is there a power antenna?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does it work?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the doors operate easily from inside the car?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What condition are the interior door panels in?
GoodFairPoor
Are the door panels ...
WarpedDamagedLooseWorn
Is the dash condition?
GoodFairPoorDamagedCrackedWarped
Do ALL the windows operate easily?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the door locks work and operate smoothly?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do the doors drop when you open them?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Do they align correctly in order to close?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does any door rattle when you close it?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What wheels are fitted to the car?
SteelAlloysWires
Are they original?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What overall condition are they in?
GoodFairPoorCurb Rash
If Chrome, what condition is it in?
GoodFairPoor
If Painted, the finish is?
GoodFairPoor
If Wires, are there any spokes missing or damaged?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Are the knock-offs damaged?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If Hubcaps/Wheel Trims are fitted, what condition are they in?
GoodFairPoor
What make and size of tires are fitted to the car?
Bridgestone Dueller: 275 / 55 - 20
Are all four road tires the same size and make?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Does the spare match?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
How worn are they?
Like NewPart-WornBarely-LegalCrackedCut/Damaged
If unevenly worn, was the wear on the ...
FrontRearOutside EdgeInside EdgeCenter or Sides
Look carefully at the wheel wells, especially in front and back of the tire and the outer lip
Do you see any signs of ...
RustBondoRepairs/PatchesExcessive Undercoating
Check for sagging springs by looking at the profile of the car from a distance. It should sit level, front to rear and side to side.
Does the car sit level?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
If no, does it seem lower ...
At the BackAt the FrontOn the Left SideOn the Right Side
Press your weight on each corner of the car in turn, bounce the car three times and let go
Does the car continue to bounce up and down?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
or is the suspension too stiff to test?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
What did you use to inspect the underside?
A LiftRampsFloor JackNothing
Is there rubberized under-coating beneath the car?
SomeA LotNone
Do you see any signs of rust, a bent frame or patches that have been welded in?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Check the oil and Transmission pans, the rear end, steering rack and front cross-member etc
Do you see any fluid leaks?
YesNoNot Applicable
Check the underneath whenever possible. Stab around with an awl or screwdriver, especially the frame, dog legs, jack points and structural sections (where body, axles, springs attach to the frame) if anything looks rusted, patched or suspicious, write it down.
NO LIFT, RAMPS OR JACK PROVIDED. Possible leak at the back of pan; see staining but no leaks, hard to tell from the ground.
NOTE: If no lift was available at the time of the inspection any comments made are based on observations from a prone position. As it is impossible to inspect the underside of a vehicle thoroughly without a lift, DO NOT ASSUME THAT THERE ARE NO ISSUES in this area.
Check the title for authenticity and proof of ownership.
Is the title ...
RegularSalvageOtherN/A
If a title was not available, did you see a ...
Bill of SaleCertificate of Registration
Does the VIN on the vehicle match the title or registration certificate?
YesNoNot checkedSee Notes
Has the vehicle passed emissions within the past 90 days?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Are there any receipts, service records etc. to look at?
YesNoNot ApplicableSee Notes
Enter any comments here:
Seller stated the DMV has the Title. Production date: 03/07.
There are scratches and chips on the rear bumper; rear bumper also has a dent above the trailer hitch. Driver's door has chips and a small ding. Left front fender has scratches and chips. Right rear quarter panel has about a 5-inch scratch. Right rear door has a scratch. Right front fender has about a 4-inch scratch. The rubber is torn at the driver's sill plate. The spare looks to be full-size (it's a Goodyear); has a steel wheel not an alloy. The brake fluid is dirty; needs flush. There was coolant visible in the over-flow tank; no intermix noted. The back-up camera was working. Thee are considerable wear spots on the A/C controls (see photos). The headliner has some stains. The driver's door interior trim panel has some light scratches. There is a chip in the leather on the driver's seat. Small stains on the right front seat. Some scrapes/scratches and wear in the rear cargo area. Did not have a DVD to test the rear seat entertainment system. There is 'road grime' build-up at the A/C service port under the hood.