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Digital Vehicle Inspections in East Hamilton, ON

Digital Vehicle Inspections

It’s important to inspect things to discover the cause of a problem. If you’re feeling unwell and you’re not sure why, a doctor might inspect with an ultrasound. A plumber might inspect your pipes to look for a possible blockage.

For a vehicle owner, the best type of inspection is probably a digital one. If you’ve been searching, “Auto repair digital inspection”, “DVI near me”, “digital vehicle inspections East Hamilton”, or something similar, we at Eric’s Automotive can help. Here’s what you need to know about digital vehicle inspections.

“Can I get a digital vehicle inspection in East Hamilton, ON?”

Eric’s Automotive is proud to offer auto repair digital inspections to drivers in the East Hamilton area of Ontario. But just what makes an auto inspection digital and why are they better than the old way of inspecting vehicles?

Inspecting automobiles in East Hamilton, ON

Vehicle inspections are as old as the automotive industry, so inspection itself is nothing new. However, for most of automotive history, paper inspections were the most popular method, which has often been less than ideal.

Mechanics are skilled in many ways. They’re knowledgeable about the inner workings of automobiles, they have good analytical thinking skills, and they’re good problem solvers. They are not, however, renowned for their penmanship.

Illegible handwriting has long plagued the auto repair industry. Bad penmanship makes records hard to read, as do food and drink stains, lost papers, torn papers, smudges, and more. The whole inspection process was in desperate need of standardization and streamlining.

That’s why we at Eric’s Automotive adopted a digital vehicle inspection software. We use a computer tablet to inspect vehicles and record results. With digital vehicle inspections, or DVIs, our mechanics can follow a thorough process for inspection and can communicate their findings to each other and to our customers clearly and effectively with the help of photos and videos.

How do DVIs work?

At Eric’s Automotive, we carefully inspect every vehicle that arrives at our King Street East garage. We utilize only the latest and most innovative technology to perform inspections. Our technicians record notes and save pictures and videos to special vehicle inspection software. Then they can send those saved images to clients to brief them on the status and condition of their vehicle.

After we discuss the results of your DVI with you, we can recommend next steps to take. Our inspection findings will reveal what repair, if any, your vehicle requires. Our service advisors can also suggest any routine maintenance that might keep your vehicle in good working order.

And sometimes the biggest benefit of a DVI is simply peace of mind. If we don’t find anything wrong with your vehicle, or simply something we can quickly fix, you can relax knowing there’s no underlying issue with your automobile.

Come to Eric’s Automotive for all your auto repair and vehicle inspection needs in East Hamilton, ON

There’s no need to keep searching for a DVI near you if you’re in the East Hamilton area of Ontario. Just come over to Eric’s Automotive and we can provide the services you need. In addition to DVIs, we offer a plethora of automotive services, from routine tire service to urgent battery replacement.

To book an appointment for a DVI, or for any other service, please click here. To learn more about Eric’s Automotive, you can visit our website or call us at 905-549-1117

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