2514 43 Street, Vernon, BC V1T 6L1
Phone: (250) 542-7757

Vernon Licensed Mechanic Inspection Services & Auto Repair

Authorized Provincial Inspection Facility
Facility # S4553

Sanderson Service provides a B.C. vehicle inspection service by a licensed mechanic. If you have purchased an out of province vehicle then I.C.B.C. requires a vehicle inspection by a licensed mechanic. Here are the listed inspection requirements and the cost of labour.

1 hour labor most cars and light trucks

1.3 hours for 1 Ton and up
  • No extra charge for documentation if complete within 30 days
  • You are not under obligation to have repairs done on site

Inspection requirements for out of province vehicles

  • Window glass cracks must be under 200 mm (8 inches) or pits in driver's line of sight
  • All lamps must work
  • All doors and window glass must open
  • All seat belts and Air Bags (SRS) must work
  • Heater fan control and Mode control must function
  • Brakes, Suspension, Steering must meet minimum standards
  • No "Check engine" lamps or "ABS" lamps visible
  • No rust perforations in body
  • Tires must have reasonable tread depth
  • No exhaust leaks
  • Classic cars or US registered cars have special regulations


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