2017 Volkswagen Golf Trendline
Vehicle Inspection Report

2017 Volkswagen Golf Trendline

Vehicle Inspection Report

Tow hook cover present.
Antenna present and in good condition (if applicable)
Vehicle equipped with front and rear license plate brackets, which are in good condition
Any damage to rims?
Any noticeable signs of body repair or paint work?
Does paint color and lustre match across the entire vehicle?
Any scratches, dings, or dents on front bumper cover or hood?
Scuff On Front Bumper
Any scratches, dings, or dents on front fender or wheel arch areas?
Any scratches, dings, or dents on any doors?
Any scratches, dings, or dents on rear quarter panels or wheel arch areas?
Scuff On Passenger Rear Qtr
Any scratches, dings, or dents on rear bumper cover or trunk/hatch area?
Any scratches, dings, or dents on roof?
No body panels or trim are loose or have sharp edges
Trunk latch secures properly with no signs of damage
Trunk hinges function properly
Sub-frame assembly is not bent or damaged
Hood hinges function properly
Hood latch secures properly with no signs of damage
All doors open and close properly
All body gaps are appropriate
No signs of damage to any piece of glass
Interior sun visors are present and function properly
Trunk interior panels and carpet in good shape
Front and rear carpeting in good condition
Headrests function properly
All door locks function properly
All other interior accessories function properly
Interior lights function properly
Interior door panels in good shape
Headliner in good condition
Dashboard in good condition
Center console in good condition, with printing on buttons present
Vent controls function properly
Blower speed control functions properly
Blower recirculation functions properly
Front defrost works
Rear defrost works
C pillar interior trim in good condition
B pillar interior trim in good condition
A pillar interior trim in good condition
All interior door handles operational
Rear seat belts operational
Rear folding seats operational (if applicable)
Rear seats in good condition
Passenger's seat lumbar support operational (if applicable)
Passenger's seat position adjustments operational (if applicable)
Passenger's seat belt operational
Passenger's seat in good condition
Driver's seat lumbar support operational
Driver's seat position adjustments operational
Driver's seat belt operational
Driver's seat in good condition
Interior free from all odors including cigarette smoke
Parking sensors test for accuracy and operational (if applicable)
Fuel door release operational (if applicable)
Hood release operational
Cargo covers in good condition (if applicable)
Trunk release operational
Central lock buttons by driver's seat work as expected
Armrests operational (if applicable)
Centre console storage compartments operational and in good condition
Glovebox operational and in good condition
All cupholders operational and in good condition
All speakers function and sound good
Radio functions properly
Trip computer operational (if applicable)
Vehicle key remote operational and starts vehicle. Keyless start works properly (if applicable)
All 12v accessory ports functional
Navigation (if available) functions properly
Bluetooth (if available) functions properly
Floor mats are in proper condition
Windows open and close smoothly
Horn honks
Seat mountings are secure
Rearview mirror functions properly
Interior vanity mirrors are not cracked, chipped, or scratched
No signs of rodent damage or infestation.
Engine air filter condition.
No battery leaks
Battery posts and connections so no evidence of corrosion or deterioation
Battery is secure and appropriately covered
Battery is charged
Drive shaft centre bearing and mount show no signs of damage
No abnormal engine sounds or smells.
MVI sticker is present
Washer fluid level and reservoir/cap in good condition.
Coolant level and reservoir/cap in good condition.
Engine oil level and condition.
No fuel system leaks
Fuel filler cap is present and secure
Fuel tank has no cracks or other forms of damage
No wiring insultation is missing
All wiring is secure and in good condition
Brake fluid level and reservoir/cap in good condition.
Fuel pump functions properly
Accelerator pedal functions properly and shows no signs of excessive wear
Coolant level reservoir/cap in good conditoin for hybrid cooling system (if applicable).
Hoses in good condition.
Drive belts in good condition.
No visual signs of leaks.
Fuel system hoses are not cracked, damaged, or insecure
Hybrid system electrical connections show no signs of damage or excessive wear (if applicable)
Hybrid system is functioning properly (if applicable)
Serpentine belt pulley is properly aligned
Vehicle engages in Reverse
Exhaust system functions properly with no leaks
Vehicle engages in Neutral
Vehicle engages in Drive
Gear shifter functions properly and without excessive resistence
Engine interlock operational (if applicable)
Engine ignition functions properly
Transmission mounts in good condition
Engine mounts in good condition
Clutch functions properally and shows no signs of excessive wear or slippage
Clutch pedal functions normally and shows no signs of excessive wear (if applicable)
Differential functions normally
Drive shaft rotates freely
Rubber load cushions are not loose or missing (if applicable)
Vehicle ride height is appropriate and level
No tire interference with the suspension system or body frame
Axle attachement and saddle show no damage
Axle bushings are not loose or shifted out of place
Suspension control arms show no signs of damage
Anti-sway bars and bolts & bushings show no signs of damage
Leaf springs are not shifted and do not have more than 3mm of wear (if applicable)
Composite springs are not shifted and do not have more than 3mm of wear (if applicable)
Shackles, pins, and bushings are in normal position and do not exceed 2mm of wear
U-bolt hardware is in normal position and does not show excessive wear
Coil springs are in proper position and have spacers between coils
Torsion bar shows no signs of damage
All air suspension components are functioning properly and do not show signs of damage or excessive wear
Vehicle does not occilate more than two cycles after load is released
Appropriate suspension travel when the car is placed under load
Power steering functions properly with no leaks or excessive noise
Steering control arms are secure and in good condition
Steering box is secure with no evidence of cracks or leaks
Tie rods show no signs of damage
No ball and socket joints show signs of damage or thread stripping
Steering operates properly with tires maintaining appropriate frame clearance
Steering column and fasteners are secure
Telescopic steering adjustments function properly
Hazard lights function properly
Turn signals function
Parking lights function
License plate light functions
Daytime running lights function
Insturment panel light functions
High beams operational.
Reverse lights operational.
Headlights function properly
Tailights function properly
No leaks from radiator or cooling system.
Exhaust sytems and hangers in good condition.
No damage to any underbody parts or components.
Motor/transmission mount in good condition.
No signs of perforated rust.
No leaks from washer fluid system.
There are no noticeable signs of frame damage or repair.
Belly pan in good condition.
No leaks from engine.
No leaks from transmission.
No leaks from brake master cylinder or any brake lines, brake calipers, or brake wheel cylinders.
No tire has less than 2mm of tread depth at any point
ABS system functions properly
Disc brake pads do not show wear beyond 50% of acceptable limits
Disc brake rotors do not show wear beyond 50% of acceptable limits
Drum Brake system operational (if applicable)
Emergency/Parking brake operational.
Brake pedal and mount do not show signs of excessive wear
Brakes release appropriately and do not stick
Under medium pressure, the brake pedal does not travel more than 80% of total available travel distance
Brake master cylinder is not loose and shows no evidence of damage or leaks
All brake lines show no evidence of corrosion or other types of excessive wear
All brake lines show no evidence of leaks or bulging under pressure
Brake system functions normally
All wheel fasteners are in good condition and torqued appropriately
Wheels rotate freely without any bearing roughness or binding
Wheel hub is in good condition and shows no evidence of structural damage
Tires are inflated to appropriate pressures
Tires maintain constant pressure
Tire sidewalls do not bulge
Tire tread is in good condition and has not been re-treaded
Back right tire tread depth
4mm
Back left tire tread depth
4mm
Front right tire tread depth
4mm
Front left tire tread depth
4mm
Instrument cluster gauges and lights operational while driving.
Nothing abnormal on startup or idling.
On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) system returns no faults.
No dash warning lights on.
No warning lights are burnt out
Windshield sprayers operational and blades in good condition.
Wiper blades operational on all speeds and intermittent.
Equal amount of right / left steering wheel lock
Gear indicator display operational (if applicable).
Transmission shifts smoothly
Speedometer functions properly
Odometer functions properly
Vehicle absorbs bumps properly
No right / left pull under heavy braking
Vehicle stopping distance is appropriate
Steering does not pull right / left
Steering returns to centre position after a turn
Differential operates properly during a tight turn
Cruise control operational.
No interior squeaks.
No interior rattles.
No exterior squeaks or squeals.
No exterior clunks or rattles.
No wind noise.