You want your pre-owned car to feel like new, and you want the peace of mind knowing that it has been well-maintained. We take outstanding care of our fleet and all our vehicles go through a rigorous selection process.
All of our vehicles are Avis Certified.
Our certified cars have never passed
to another ownership. Each car has been in Avis' rental fleet since day
Received all factory-recommended routine scheduled maintenance.
We love our
cars and take good care of them-from regular washes to
No open recalls or safety campaigns.
We're just as concerned about
safety as you are. We won't sell a vehicle with an open recall
or safety campaign.
Inspected by ASE-Certified mechanics.
All vehicles selected for Avis
Certification must pass a rigorous multi-point inspection process
completed by certified mechanics, including ASE-Certified and ASE Master
Technicians. That means that factory-trained experts have checked these
vehicles from bumper to bumper.
Take a look at our comprehensive multi-point inspection check list below:
Test Drive / Steering
Car starts as normal, drives and shifts as built
No abnormal engine noise present
No abnormal exhaust noise present
No abnormal noise/rattles/squeaks
Dash gauges and lights are operational
Speedometer & Cruise control operate correctly
Collision Avoidance Systems functional
Parking brake: sets, holds and releases
Vehicle does not drift, shake, or vibrate
No resistance in the steering wheel when turning
No clicking or clunking when turning
No grinding noises when applying brakes
Check brake pads, must have > 25% remaining, list below:
Master cylinder, brake booster:operating correctly, no leaks
Brake calipers, lines and fittings: OEM operation, no visible leaks
Check for trouble codes. Repair/Clear as needed.
Ignition, starter and accelerator: proper operation and condition
Engine seals & gaskets: condition, no visible leaks
Check for evidence of oil sludge. If sludge, not eligible for retail lot.
Engine hoses, belts, tensioner are operational and in good condition
Transmission: no visible leaks
Ensure vacuum line condition is good
CV axles & boots, L & R: no visible leaks/damage
Differential/drive axles L&R: no visible leaks/damage
Steering rack/pump/hoses operation, no visible leaks or damage
Undercarriage / Suspension - no damage or leaks, all OEM operation
Struts/shocks: proper ride height & condition, no visible leaks
Hood insulation, Labels/decals present
Water pump operation, no visible leaks
Fuel pump operates, no visible leaks.
Battery and cables: condition, level, load test, free of corrosion
All doors/trunk/hood open/close without drag/noise/etc
All tires match, 5/32" or more, pressure correct, no damage
Fluids & Filters check levels/condition
Oil clean to sight & touch; change oil if within 2,500 miles of PM
Washer fluid topped off
Transmission fluid looks clean, not dirty or gritty
Ensure engine coolant level
Ensure brake fluid is within a half inch from from the cap
Filters checked and replaced, if dirty
Glove box and Console latch/lock operational
Turn signals & Horn operate effectively
Interior lamps & Power Outlets operate effectively
Stereo works, including CD player, all functions
Heater operates effectively, and blows warm air
Air conditioning operates effectively, blows cold!
Windshield wipers work effectively (change if needed)
Windshield wiper fluid dispenses properly
Seat Belts functional and in good condition
All seats adjust properly, including memory operation
Heated seat functionality works properly (if applicable)
Power windows operate properly
Power door locks operate correctly (incl child safety)