Pre purchase inspections

Qualified and Skilled for a Greener Future

EV’s hybrids petrol & diesel vehicles

Incar Automotive ltd, est 2008- 29 years experience NZQA, NZQF, AUR30620, NZTA

My Work Experience and Qualifications

1994 – Pre-trade Certificate in Automotive Engineering

  • Completed a pre-trade certificate, laying the foundation for a career in automotive engineering.

1994-1995 – Lake Road BP, Hamilton

  • General mechanical repairs
  • Completed a 20-week block course (pre-trade)

1995-2004 – Morrin Road Automotive

  • NZQA qualified Level 4 NZ trade certificate in Automotive Engineering
  • WOF certified
  • Comprehensive vehicle maintenance
  • Rebuilt engines, transmissions, and gearboxes
  • Worked on cars, vans, and trucks
  • Specialized in vehicle modifications, including Mini Cooper S racing, R32 GTRs, and Mazda Rotaries, drag racing preparation.

2004-2007 – Incar Racing, Sydney, Australia

  • Gained qualifications in Automotive Engineering in Australia AUR30620
  • Performed extensive vehicle modifications on V8s, GTRs (R32, R33, R34), Subarus, Rotaries, BMWs, Mercs, and more
  • Expertise in street, performance, drag, and rail vehicle tuning
  • Prepared show cars and featured work in various Australian publications
  • Modified drag/race/rail vehicle chassis and fabricated cages
  • Built high-performance engines and conducted dyno meter and street tuning
  • Specialized in turbocharging and supercharging
  • Handled pink slips (similar to WOFs in NZ)
  • Engaged in both legal and illegal street racing

2007-2008 – Three Kings Automotive, Auckland

  • Provided general automotive repairs and servicing

2008 – Present – Incar Automotive

  • Offering 24/7 mobile mechanic services and pre-purchase inspections
  • Maintaining and repairing a diverse range of vehicles, including the Traffic Systems Ltd fleet, vans, trucks, excavators, and plant machinery
  • Serving long-standing clients’ EVs, hybrids, petrol, and diesel vehicles
  • Completed NZQA Level 5 in Electrical Automotive Engineering in 2023
  • Specializing in pre-purchase vehicle inspections for new energy vehicles

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About Incar

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100% transparency, Lake rd Bp 1994-1995, Morrin rd Automotive 1995-2004 (NZQA qualified), Incar Racing Sydney 2004-2007 (MVRIA qualified) Three Kings Automotive 2007-2008, Incar Automotive 2008.

Pre-Purchase Vehicle Inspections

This service is a complete high-end and extremely detailed, easy-to-understand pre-purchase vehicle inspection service.

Pre-purchase car Inspections are carried out and prepared to exceed all customer requirements, to a level where clear decisions can be decided based on the report, and are highly respected if need be in NZ court of law.

For EVERY client either with no vehicle knowledge to the most discerning buyers who need the most stringent pre-purchase vehicle inspection currently offered in the industry! Today’s modern vehicles are extremely complex hence why inspections can not be completed in 15mins-1.5 hrs correctly with limited equipment without compromising critical areas.

Don’t stress if you have very limited car knowledge, i will summarise everything into an easy-to-read colour-coded summary with an open line for any discussions anytime, no problem at all.

Petrol, Diesel, Hybrid and Electric vehicles. All pre-purchase vehicle inspections include full Dealership level diagnostic scan reports (vehicles up to 2023) Picosope diagnostics for engine tests (used by 20 car manufacturers), relative compression tests (except Ev and some hybrids) cylinder balance tests, body examination report, road tests, brake tests using state-of-the-art tri-axis decelerometer, instrument cluster activation, km authenticity checks, ALL inspections are SAFETY checks, plus numerous other checks.

$1mil public liability cover + full cover for test driving and carrying out pre-purchase car inspections to $1mil, please advise sellers.

Ready to book?

Feel free to either call, text or email, I’ll need vehicle details, seller’s details and I’ll arrange it directly, it’s that simple!