Mobile vehicle inspection checklist

MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspections

Get that used car checked out by MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspections before handing over your hard-earned money.

Get an honest, expert opinion on the car you are looking to buy. With MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspections, you can expect a thorough, detailed report of what’s under the hood of your prospective vehicle. All inspections are backed by the MTA Satisfaction Guarantee which means someone will always be there to help you when you need it.

Who would want to get an MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspections?

You may find an MTA mobile inspection useful when you are doing one of the following:

  • Purchasing a used car. You can enjoy peace of mind when purchasing your new used vehicle. The inspection comes with concise information and recommendations to help you avoid buying a lemon.
  • Selling a car. Having a vehicle-inspection report can help you sell your car by substantiating that your car has been well-maintained.
  • Inspecting for general safety. Get your car checked for general peace of mind or in preparation for a long drive. Getting a clean bill of health for your car before a road trip can certainly help prevent car troubles along the way.

Features of an MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspection

With an MTA mobile inspection, you can expect the following:

  • On-site service. The MTA mobile service goes wherever the car is, and you don’t even need to be present during the inspection.
  • Location coverage. The MTA mobile service is available in Sydney, Wollongong, Central Coast, Newcastle, Southern Highlands, Southern Tablelands, Canberra and the ACT. Other country and regional centres may have access to in-house inspection services.
  • Thorough inspection report. Although thoroughly detailed, the MTA inspection report is easy to understand and includes photographs. This report is emailed to you on the same day as your car inspection.
  • Reliable recommendations. Your report will contain clear recommendations pertaining to any car defects. A simple rating system is used to help you by rating the inspected vehicle Excellent, Very Good, Good, Fair, Poor or Bad.
  • Personalised support. You may contact your vehicle inspector to further discuss or clarify their findings.

Fees and charges

These are MTA’s outlined fees:

  • Comprehensive Mobile Vehicle inspections. These start from $270 but depend on the vehicle. You can get an online quote for your specific vehicle’s make, model and location.
  • 4WD and SUV inspections. Prices start from $270 but also depend on the vehicle, so you may wish to obtain a quote for your particular vehicle’s make, model and location.
  • Prestige vehicle inspections. These cost $375.
  • Custom, modified, classic and vintage vehicle inspections. These cost $395.

How to book an MTA Mobile Vehicle Inspection

To book your mobile car inspection, dial 1300 682 123 or go to the MTA Vehicle Inspections website and make an online booking.

Before making that big buy, consider booking a vehicle inspection to ensure that you’re buying a good car. Whether it’s with MTA or another vehicle-inspection provider, spending a few hundred dollars now can help save you thousands of dollars in the future.


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