Q: Planning a 1200 mile road trip, Should I get an inspection before the trip?

asked by on July 09, 2017

We are planning a 1200 mile road trip, Should I get an inspection before embarking on the trip?

My car has 110000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi There, It depends on the maintenance history of the vehicle. If this is a vehicle that has been regularly maintained with relatively no issues, an inspection may not be necessary, however this is more of a judgement call. An inspection certainly would not hurt or be a bad idea as there are always things to be aware of and check prior to making a long trip as you describe. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to perform a pre-trip inspection to be sure everything is in proper working order.

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