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Used Car Inspection: Avoid Risks, Buy Confidently

Make sure it is not defective! Get a Pre-delivery Inspection before you buy.

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  • StarEngine condition
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  • Mahindra
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  • Honda
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  • Ford

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Water Damage

1 lakh+

cars are damaged by floods annually, resulting in water damage, rust, and electrical issues

Fake Service History

15 %

of used car sales have fabricated service records

Tampered Odometers


of used cars in India have tampered odometers

Hidden Accident History


of used cars have some accidental history

What do you get?

  • Engine &Transmission
  • Steering,Suspension, & Brakes
  • AirConditioning
  • Electricals& Interior
  • Exteriors & Tyres
  • Fuel& Performance
  • Engine Health
  • Battery Life
  • Engine Oil Level Dipstick
  • Coolant
  • Exhaust Smoke
  • Gear Shifting
  • Clutch

Hassle-Free Inspection (Here's How)

  • Book an inspection

    Provide your car's details and schedule your inspection in no time

  • On-site Inspection, Everytime

    Our Car Jockey/ Car Expert/ Inspection Expert will visit your location for a detailed car examination

  • Digital Report on Your Fingertips

    Get a clear and informative report sent directly to your phone after the inspection

Our happy customers

Never thought about getting a PDI done, but CARS24 changed my mind. Found some issues I didn't notice before. The report was easy to understand, and now I know I made the right choice.

Rajesh M


Car truth's PDI helped uncover hidden issues in the car I wanted to buy. Ended up saving a ton of cash in the long run. Can't put a price on peace of mind!

Yogendra Mane


Got a PDI done by CARS24 before buying my car. The expert found some issues I didn't even know about. The detailed report helped me make the right decision

Kavita V


Frequently asked questions

What is Pre-delivery Inspection (PDI)?arrow

Pre-delivery Inspection (PDI) is a comprehensive inspection conducted before taking delivery of a car. It ensures that the vehicle meets quality standards and is free from defects.

Why is Pre-delivery Inspection important for cars?arrow

PDI is crucial to identify any manufacturing defects , Safety of the car and any major issues before driving off with your car, ensuring a smooth and stress-free ownership experience.

What does Pre-delivery Inspection cover?arrow

A basic PDI typically covers a range of checks, including interior, exterior, and mechanical components, such as paint quality, tyre condition, engine performance, specs and features of the car and more.

Is Pre-delivery Inspection mandatory for used cars?arrow

While not mandatory, conducting a PDI is highly recommended to catch any potential issues early and address them before making a purchase.

How long does a Pre-delivery Inspection take?arrow

A thorough PDI can typically be completed in under an hour, ensuring that all essential components are thoroughly inspected.

Who performs the Pre-delivery Inspection?arrow

Pre-delivery Inspections are usually conducted by CARS24 certified Car Jockeys/trained technicians/car experts who follow a standardised checklist to ensure consistency and accuracy.

Can I book a Pre-delivery Inspection for a used car?arrow

Yes, you can easily book a PDI for a used car to assess its condition and identify any existing issues before purchase.

What happens if defects are found during the Pre-delivery Inspection?arrow

If defects are discovered during the PDI, you can ask the seller to address the issues and ensure that the vehicle meets quality standards before delivery.

Does Pre-delivery Inspection include a test drive?arrow

While some dealerships may offer a test drive as part of the PDI process to evaluate the vehicle's performance and functionality before finalising the purchase, it is not always the case.

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