Post-Sale Inspection

Thinking About Buying a Vehicle?

As a wholesale vehicle buyer, you know that what you see isn’t always what you get. Manheim kicks the tires so you don’t have to. PSIs can be ordered up to 5 hours after vehicle purchase, online or in-lane, or protect every vehicle by signing up for Automatic PSI.

Vehicle Eligibility and Ordering

Post-Sale Inspection inspects and guarantees* a comprehensive list of components for lower mileage Green, Green and Yellow light vehicles for 7 or 14 days, and can save you from unexpected costly repairs and unnecessary transportation costs. PSI can be ordered up to 5 hours after vehicle purchase either online or in-lane. Or protect every vehicle by signing up for Automatic PSI.

7 and 14 Day Inspection Guarantees

Guarantee Period 7 or 14 Day Inspection Guarantee
Mileage and Lights Green light < 125k miles
Green and Yellow light < 125k miles
Vehicle Purchase Price Over $3,000
Inspection Items
  • Odometer verification
  • Transmission engages and functions
  • Engine function and operation
  • 4x4 system engagement
  • ABS and brake function
  • Electrical accessories checked for function**
  • Emission control equipment present
  • Air conditioning checked for operation
  • SRS (supplemental restraint system/airbags) check
  • Structure checked
  • Flood inspection
Exclusions Seller-disclosed items for vehicles sold under Green and Yellow will not be inspected or guaranteed
Claim Mileage
200 miles


If an inspected item passes during the inspection, but then fails during the PSI guarantee period and costs $500 or more to repair or replace, the defect is eligible for claim resolution with Manheim.

*For more information about inspection guarantees, check out the Sale Policies section of Marketplace Policies.

**For vehicles up to 4 years old.


  • Get peace of mind with on-the-ground information
  • Minimize unexpected repair costs
  • Save time — inspections take place before the vehicle even leaves the auction

National Pricing

Vehicle Purchase Price 7-Day PSI 14-Day PSI
$3,001-$9,999 $110 $140
$10,000 - $19,999 $130 $160
$20,000 - $29,999 $150 $180
$30,000 - $39,999 $170 $200
$40,000 - $49,999 $220 $250
$50,000+   Add $50 Per $10,000

Automatically Protect Every Purchase

For complete details and ultimate peace of mind, contact your Manheim sales rep to sign up for automatic coverage at all locations.

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