When ever we are considering a car that might be a potential for purchase, we use this 90 point inspection check list. And never make an offer unless each point has been evaluated thoroughly and then discussed with a trusted mechanic. When you love older cars as we do, it is very easy to be intoxicated by them. This list helps us take off the “beer goggles” and see the car for what it really is and what it might do to our budget.Ask to see all paperwork and documentation. Make sure the VIN matches other VIN's on the vehicle and paperwork (original/no alterations) If the car has been restored, ask for any pictures taken before, during and after Check service history for repairs, oil changes and scheduled maintenance
The wheels are out of alignment: Have the wheels aligned.The car's springs are weak: Replace springs. Parts of the steering linkage are loose and need to be tightened: Tighten or replace loose parts as required. The front wheel bearings are out of adjustment or are severely worn: Adjust wheel bearings or replace as required.
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