Vehicles purchased from our inventory are sent to our inspection center, AutoTerminal Japan (ATJ), for an independent inspection before shipment. ATJ is fully equipped with state of the art equipment to allow us to correctly appraise and inspect vehicles.
Exterior inspection to detect dents, scratches and other damage.
Full exterior and interior cleaning
Engines steam cleaned and interior/exterior cleaning done when necessary.
Mechanical inspections and grading
Full time mechanics on the premises for engine and overall mechanical inspection.
Photographs for the Internet
Photographs of vehicle exterior are taken.
AutoTerminal seal of quality and Surveyor report
Vehicles that meet Akira Selects export standards are given the AutoTerminal seal of quality. Seal is placed on rear window and checklist placed on front screen for arrival/pre-delivery inspection.
Secure and Safe Premises
After inspection, vehicles are held in AutoTerminal’s secure premises prior to shipment.
New Zealand vehicles
For New Zealand all vehicles are MAF cleaned, cleared and odometer and stolen vehicle checked prior to shipment.
At Akira|Select and Selected Autos Ltd we take the risk out of buying pre-owned vehicles. With our stringent inspections and certifications, strict grading and quality control, plus our dependable vehicle background checks, we help you buy with total confidence.