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Pre-purchase Car Inspection Montreal

Pre-purchase vehicle inspection in Montreal made easy

The only pre-purchase car inspection in Montreal that guarantees your car after the inspection. Buy with peace-of-mind with CarInspect.

pre-purchase Car Inspection Montreal
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The most hassle-free car inspection in Montreal

Pricing
Certified Mechanics
You stay at home
Unbiased opinion
(no repair sales)
Service under 24h
(48h if not possible)
90-day warranty
see conditions*
Repairs to plan
and their costs
CarInspect
$189-$209
BMW
$220
Canadian Tire
$140-$200
Local repair shops
$70-$130
Other mobile companies
$149-$329
DEPENDS
DEPENDS
DEPENDS

90-day warranty

Don’t look further, CarInspect is the only car inspection in Montreal that guarantees your car after the inspection. Purchase with peace-of-mind.

Mobile inspection

Our inspectors travel to the vehicle to inspect it. That’s to say, the car can be located around Montreal, and our inspectors will travel.

Certified inspectors

A good inspector is before all a certified inspector. At CarInspect, we select only CPA mechanic-certified inspectors for the best pre-purchase inspection in Montreal.

Unbiased opinion

You will receive an inspection report and a call from the inspector telling you the true condition of the car and their repairs. No sales, no affiliation, no commission, no unbiased opinion!

Some of our Montreal mobile car inspectors

mobile mechanic pre purchase inspection

Steve 
Steve is an accomplished technician with over 30 years of experience in the automotive industry. He is currently a master technician for a Korean brand dealership. He is in charge of all car diagnostics and shares his results directly with the brand’s engineers. Absolutely passionate, he was also a technician for several NASCAR teams. He knows how hard it can be to buy a car and that’s why he joined the CarInspect network.

Eric
Due to a devouring passion for motorsport, Eric could not do anything else but make it his job. With his degree in hand, Eric specialized in several automotive Japanese brands. The rest of his time is devoted to pickup trucks and motocross works. A passionate automotive expert who likes to help above all.

Montreal Car Inspection FAQ

Unless there’s a snowstorm, our inspectors perform inspections at all times. Montreal’s unique weather conditions, particularly the harsh winters, can have a significant impact on vehicles. Our inspection includes a thorough check of winter-related wear, such as tire condition, rust, antifreeze levels, and battery performance.

Yes, we offer inspections in both English and French to cater to all. Our team includes bilingual inspectors to ensure clear and effective communication.

In Montreal, common issues include rust and corrosion due to road salt, brake wear from hilly terrain, and suspension problems from navigating city potholes. Our inspection is designed to thoroughly check for these local issues.

You have several options: buying from a private seller (usually cheaper) or from a dealership.
Kijiji Autos: A vast selection of new and used vehicles from both dealers and private sellers. 
Auto123.com: Provides listings for second-hand vehicles in Montreal with multiple search filters.
CarGurus.ca: Features a variety of used cars with comprehensive details on each listing.
AutoTrader.ca: Offers a wide range of vehicles with detailed search filters to find exactly what you need.
Facebook marketplace: Great selection to buy privately. Kiwiz’s warning: many scammers are there!

Yes, we have inspectors who are certified and trained to inspect electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. The proposed inspection for this type of vehicle was designed with several experts in the field.

To buy a car in Montreal, first select a vehicle and have it inspected by a certified inspector for peace of mind, as safety inspections are not standard in Quebec. Then, register the car with the SAAQ (Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec) to ensure legal ownership and compliance.

Availabilities in Montreal-area

Our car inspectors are located at various locations in Montreal or near Montreal. They are willing to travel up to 40 kilometres to perform the mobile pre-purchase car inspection. Please check their availability in your specific area here
As a rule of thumb, we cover Montreal, Laval, St-Jérôme, Longueuil, Brossard, St-Bruno-de-Montarville, Boucherville, St-Hubert, La Prairie, Sainte-Catherine, Saint-Hyacinthe, Repentigny, Terrebonne, Blainville, Saint-Eustache and Vaudreuil-Dorion among others. 

Canada Map CarInspect availability

Other areas we are available to inspect

  • Vancouver, Kelowna, Surrey, Coquitlam, Richmon, Burnaby, North vancouver, etc.
  • Montreal, Laval, Longueuil, Brossard, Saint-Jérome, Saint-Eustache, l’Assomption, Mascouche, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
  • Quebec , Lévis
  • Gatineau, Sherbrooke, Victoriaville, Trois-Rivières, Granby
  • Halifax, Burnside, Cole Harbour, Lower Sackville

At CarInspect, we’ve taken the gamble of focusing our automotive services on inspection, and inspection only, allowing us to devote 100% of our time to developing it and being the best at it. Today, we’re proud to be Montreal’s leading pre-purchase automotive inspection company, with a simple mission that has never changed: enabling everyone to buy confidently.

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The most hassle-free way to get a car inspected in the Montreal area.