For peace of mind before you buy a car, it pays to have an expert mobile mechanic inspect it.

Our custom built mobile mechanic, who specialises in car servicing and inspections will conveniently come to your home or workplace weekdays within selected Perth Metro areas.*

You’ll get a full report on the vehicle’s general condition and safety components**, plus a car history report, valued at $36.95, included for free (see below for more details).

The following checks are included:

  • Engine – Oil level and condition, all fluid levels and condition, power steering, cooling system pressure test, drive belts and pulleys, mounts, noises, radiator and cap condition, road test.
  • Under body – Exhaust system, drive line, steering components, suspension, fuel hoses, wheel bearings, shock absorbers.
  • Brakes – Brake pads and discs, hand brake, brake hoses.
  • Tyres – Inspect all tyres including spare.
  • Battery and charging system – Electrolyte level, terminals and leads, charge rate, condition, type and size.
  • Lighting – Exterior and interior lights.
  • Interior components – Seatbelts, window operation, air conditioner operation.


Vehicle Inspection pricing
<10 years
10 years to 25
Non Standard^^
<10 years
Non Standard^^
10 years to 25
RAC Members $259 $295 $330 $394
Non-members $288 $327 $367 $438


What is a car history report?

A car history report provides history on whether the used car you are buying has been written off, stolen, damaged or has money owing on it.

The following is included in the report:

  • Finance check for money owing – PPSR certificate (previously REVS)
  • Written off check
  • Stolen check
  • Flood/storm damage check
  • Odometer wind back check
  • Registration details
  • ANCAP Safety & Emission Rating

Read our Vehicle Inspection terms and conditions.

* Mobile vehicle inspections can only be performed on safe even working ground. Services are subject to availability to selected areas of the Perth Metro Area. RAC reserves the right to refuse to perform the inspection for any reason.

** Our main focus is safety, so we do not inspect body, paint or interior components other than those mentioned. We do not dismantle or disturb any structure, assembly, component, or internal mechanism.

^ Standard vehicles include sedans, hatchbacks, and most small SUVs. Please note vehicle inspections are unavailable on vehicles 25 years or older.

^^ Non Standard vehicles include 4WD and some European manufacturer models which take longer to inspect. Please note vehicle inspections are unavailable on vehicles 25 years or older.

Vehicle Servicing is provided by RAC Automotive Services Pty Ltd MRB. 935.