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4 Ever Ride Checklist / 4Ever Ride Promise

We have steps we take to make sure that every car is up to 4 Ever Ride elevated standards before we offer it to our community.

Every car that we offer for sale is not only certified – it’s 4 Ever Ride Certified!

The Basics: Visual and Functional Assessment

  • Make / Model
  • Paint / Trim Color
  • Body Type
  • Mileage
  • Run a CarFax

Checking the exterior with a fine-tooth comb

Does Everything Work the Way It Should?

  • Lights
  • Headlights
  • Brake Lights
  • Hazard Flashers
  • Backup Lights

Thorough Visual Inspection

  • Door Panels
  • Carpet / Floor Mats
  • Cup Holders
  • Seats and Seat Belts
  • Headliner and Pillars
  • Trunk Interior
  • Trunk Tools
  • Trunk Floor Plan

What’s Inside Has to Look Good and Work Great

  • Scan the Onboard Computer
  • Interior Lights
  • Windows and Sunroof
  • Mirrors
  • Horn
  • Turn and Light Switches
  • Cup Holders
  • Glovebox
  • Seats
  • Seat Belts
  • No Diagnostic / Airbag Codes Set

Under The Hood

  • Coolant Hoses
  • Belts / Tensioners / Pulleys
  • P/S Fluid Level and Condition
  • No Signs of Body Work
  • Panels Alignment
  • Factory Painted Bolts and Body
  • Hinges
  • Engine Odors

Wheel Assembly: Round and Round We Go

  • Tires Match
  • Wheel Locks and Key
  • Spare Tire
  • Brake Lining check
  • Brake Hose check
  • Brake Lining (LF / RF / LR / RR)
  • Tire Pressures / Depth
  • (LF / RF / LR / RR)

We Never Overlook What’s Under

  • Undercarriage
  • Transfercase
  • Axles
  • Shocks
  • Control Arms
  • Tie Rods
  • Exhaust System

Finally, We Get Behind the Wheel

  • Cold Engine performance
  • Throttle performance during cold start
  • Vehicle performance during warm-up conditions
  • Engine fan(s) performance
  • No abnormal noise or vibration from engine

Vehicle Road Test: Performance, Transmission, Steering & Suspension

  • Transmission / Clutch performance
  • Automatic Transmission performance during cold / warm up temperature
  • Steering has normal feel in lock-to-lock turning
  • Vehicle drives straight on level surface
  • Vehicle does not pull to the side when applying brakes
  • Steering wheel centered
  • No abnormal noise or vibration from suspension
  • No abnormal tire noise / road noise
  • No abnormal squeaks and rattles from interior