Diesel Pre Purchase Inspection

Truck Pre Purchase Inspection

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Don’t buy a lemon! Even the best-looking vehicles and machinery can come with hidden complications. Kel’s diesel specialists will travel to site and conduct a detailed Diesel Pre Purchase Inspection, giving you peace of mind before you make a large investment.

We Have Your Back

Are you interested in purchasing a new vehicle or machine? Are you unsure of its mechanical condition? Nobody wants to purchase a vehicle or machine that’s not mechanically and structurally sound or legally roadworthy and requires excessive Mobile Diesel Service repairs. In addition to our Fleet Maintenance Services and Mobile Roadworthy Vehicle Inspections, our truck pre purchase inspection is designed to identify any possible issues before you buy your vehicle or machine. We’ll travel to the site and carry out a detailed pre-purchase diesel inspection, providing you with peace of mind before buying.  Transparency and honesty are our values – we won’t hesitate to tell you if your intended purchase is a lemon and diesel repair service are required.

Get Your Money's Worth

Don’t pay too much for your vehicle or machinery purchase! Our pre-purchase inspections can save you tens of thousands of dollars on a potentially unreliable purchase. We’re on your side, making sure you’re not paying too much for what you’re getting.

Our team of diesel mobile mechanics can also help you negotiate the purchase price based on inspection findings and potential faults. Discovering faults or repairs needed can allow you to decrease what you offer. If you’re willing to purchase a vehicle despite its faults, we can quote you in advance for the repairs needed. We’ll give you a complete idea of how much it will cost to make the vehicle roadworthy, so you can adjust your offer accordingly. 

Servicing all of South East Queensland

Our team works widely across all South East Queensland (SEQ). No matter where you are in SEQ, we can travel to you to carry out your diesel pre purchase inspection or truck breakdown service. If you’re purchasing from interstate and unable to physically inspect a vehicle yourself, we can travel to inspect it for you so that you know what you are in for when buying your vehicle or machine.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will a Pre-Purchase Inspection take?

Depending on the type, size, make, model and location of your intended purchase, we allow for up to 3 hours of labour onsite in order to carry out a complete and thorough visual inspection. Please note that pre-purchase inspections are undertaken on a visual basis only and may only be road tested if the vehicle is registered and insured.

How much do Pre-Purchase Inspections cost?

The cost of a pre-purchase inspection varies depending on the type of vehicle you would like us to inspect and how comprehensive you would like the inspection to be. To get a quote for your pre-purchase inspection simply get in touch with our friendly team.



Very honest and punctual service, Kel dropped into work one day and checked my slowly leaking diesel fuel pump, instead of trying to sell me a reco pump and full overhaul, he advised that it was only minor and obviously it would be best to fix it but it isn't urgent. That's how you know you have got a good mechanic...

Chris Wease 

LH Hooker


Kel takes the stress of machinery problems away with his down to earth, no messing around approach - he is very trustworthy. There are never any problems with invoices - Mel has that under control. Great to deal with, we recommend to all.

Pat & Robyn O'Hanlon

MT Concreting


Thank you Kel for getting my truck pre purchase inspection done. You saved me a lot of dramas. Cheers

Jim Milne

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