What items do you review during a D.O.T. inspection?

With every D.O.T. inspection, we check the following items:

  • Alignment
  • Suspension
  • Steering
  • Brake System – Hydraulic Vacuum
  • Brake System – Air
  • Tires
  • Wheels, Rims, Lock rings, Studs, Nuts
  • Accelerator – Pedal & air throttle
  • Fuel storage and delivery system
  • Exhaust System
  • Universal joints and U-Clamps
  • Vehicle frame, body, and sheet metal
  • Lighting
  • Electrical system
  • Emergency equipment
  • Seats & belts
  • Sun visor
  • Mirrors
  • Glazing
  • Windshield wipers & washers
  • Defroster
  • Transmission, gear selector, neutral safe switch
  • Speedometer & odometer
  • Brake and clutch pedal
  • Horn
  • Hitches and coupling devices
  • Tanks and pressure vessels