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The Power of On-Demand Auto Inspections

Auto inspections come in many different shapes and sizes. When buying a used car, dealerships may offer a free inspection before you take possession. 

Or, you may get a second opinion from your mechanic. But there are better options out there that will save you time and money. In this article, we will show you why you should choose to use an on-demand inspection service like WeGoLook to take care of your auto inspection needs.

No matter the case, the point is that when making a significant consumer purchase, you need to protect yourself.

And at WeGoLook, we are here to help. Let's take a look.

Why Auto Inspections?

"The way consumers obtain car inspections is changing rapidly with on-demand asset verification services like WeGoLook. This means one simple thing for you: lower costs and a higher level of service." - Robin Smith, CEO WeGoLook

We know from recent statistics that Americans alone purchase around 7 million vehicles every year. Many of these vehicle sales are covered by a traditional warranty, but many are not. And in the case of the latter, you can protect yourself with on-demand auto inspections.

An auto inspection from a qualified inspector has two benefits. First, and most important, is that it can uncover safety issues that you as the consumer may not be aware of. Secondly, on-demand auto inspections can save you a bundle of cash if your inspection turns up certain issues such as future unwanted or expensive maintenance.

Third-party auto inspections are an economical solution to many of these problems. Because of their importance, many States are mandating them under particular conditions and time intervals.

Auto inspections are there to protect you against safety and damage issues that may not be apparent to average consumers.

And the cost of an auto inspection is very reasonable. At WeGoLook for instance, you can get a basic vehicle condition inspection for $99.

Auto Inspections: A Dealer's Report

A dealer report on a used car is often offered to car shoppers as a way to ease their mind concerning any potential future repair issues. But, would you take a home inspection report from the person selling you property?

Heck no!

Like any diligent person, you'd get your own inspection from a qualified third-party. Vehicle inspections are no different.

Also, used car reports can be inaccurate because different jurisdictions have their own laws on what to report. Further, a used car report may not show unreported damage or maintenance from non-qualified mechanics.

So what is the solution? Let us explain.

WeGoLook Auto Inspections

Thanks to the digital revolution and the rise of the gig economy, there are millions of people out there willing to help you. For a modest fee of course!

Need someone to clean your house? Jump on to TaskRabbit. Need a lift? Swipe your Lyft app. Need help to learn French? Find a tutor on WyzAnt. With the advent of the gig economy, where people can earn money from underutilized skills or assets, services that were once the wheelhouse of large companies are now available on your smartphone.

Auto inspections are no different.

At WeGoLook, we have 30,000 'Lookers,' what we can on-demand inspectors, ready to help consumers across the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.

WeGoLook offers two auto inspection options: premium and advanced.

Premium auto inspections start at $99, and will provide you with the following data:

  • Over 30 Photos
  • Verification of VIN
  • Make/Model Confirmation
  • Odometer Check
  • Major Visible Damage

This is a great peace of mind service that is ideal for those who are purchasing a vehicle remotely. Why waste your time traveling to view a potential vehicle purchase when you can get a comprehensive report sent directly to you? The point is to get boots on the ground before wasting your time, or buying something sight-unseen.

There is also the advanced report option, which includes the services listed above, as well as:

  • 48 Photos
  • Paint and bodywork information
  • Collision damage assessment
  • Engine, transmission, and mechanicals report
  • Interior condition details
  • Electronics, on-board diagnostic check
  • A test drive

Conducting your due diligence with auto inspections is a type of insurance policy. Once fulfilled, you can rest assured that you have done everything in your power to ensure you've made a smart vehicle purchase.

 

Making a large purchase like a car can be fun, but also stressful. Why add to the stress? Make sure you cover all your bases with an auto inspection to ensure you're not buying a lemon.

Simply put, independent auto inspections are the easiest way to help you ensure you've made the right decision.

So please, don't get distracted by the excitement of getting a new vehicle. Stop picturing yourself and your best friend road tripping this summer...

And consider WeGoLook's offering of on-demand auto inspections.

Safe driving everyone!