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Auto Detectives
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Now Serving The Entire Phoenix Area!

Low-Cost Independent
 Pre-Purchase Vehicle Inspections 
 Open 7 Days!

      About Us

The Auto Detectives were founded in 1995 by Mark J.Allen.(Mark's bio-click here) They are an Automobile and R/V inspection company, and were created to protect used car buyers in the United States. They are a mobile service and would send one of their A.S.E. Certified Master Inspectors out to a remote location to perform a 201-point inspection. Their inspection includes checking inside to make sure all the equipment is operational. They make a determination if the mileage is correct and matches the condition of the vehicle during their odometer rollback check. The vehicle is then checked for evidence of flood damage. They check the exterior for evidence of collision damage repairs or prior repaint.
They check the undercarriage for rust, frame damage or external fluid leaks. All the mechanical components are checked and the vehicle is taken for an extensive test drive. They will perform the inspection at any remote location, making this a very convenient and affordable service available by appointment 7 days a week starting at $129.95 - $199.95 (classic & luxury cars slightly higher).

The Auto Detectives founder, Mark Allen, now performs all inspections personally in Arizona.

     The pre-purchase buyers inspection can also be used as a Sellers or Pre-Certification Inspection. For the same price this inspection includes a digital written report that can be posted to any website. We back all our inspections with a written report. This report is available to our customers by phone, fax, email, or soon on our website.
The Auto Detectives also offer other services such as diminished value / fair market appraisals, 2nd opinion extended warranty inspections, legal expert witness services, pre-policy extended warranty inspections, and lease return inspections. 

The Auto Detectives are pleased to announce two new additions to our range of services:



Please use the links above for information regarding these new services.
            Mission Statement
 We are dedicated to offering independent, unbiased, automotive information the consumer can trust. We will strive to maintain our honesty and integrity in all our business associations and always use cutting edge technology to distance ourselves from our competitors. The Auto Detectives® stand for consumer protection and advocate full disclosure in all automotive industry transactions. As we are not involved in automobile sales or service, we can truly provide affordable peace of mind with no hidden agendas. We will uphold the public trust as our most valuable asset.

     "Information You Can Trust"
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  Since 1995
Letter From The Founder - Mark Allen

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Covered Arizona Cities Include: Ahwatukee, Apache Junction, Avondale, Black Canyon City, Buckeye, Carefree, Cave Creek, Chandler, El Mirage, Flagstaff, Fort McDowell, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Guadalupe, Litchfield Park, Mesa, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Phoenix, Prescott, Queen Creek, Scottsdale, Sedona, Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, and Tucson.