Federal DOT Inspections
Federal DOT inspections are mandatory for all commercial vehicles with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of over 10,000 pounds. These inspections must be performed by a qualified inspector and include an examination of critical components such as the brakes, steering, suspension, tires, and lights. Our technicians are experienced in performing federal DOT inspections and can ensure that your vehicle meets all federal requirements.
Illinois State DOT Inspections
Illinois state DOT inspections are required for all commercial vehicles that operate within the state. These inspections follow the same guidelines as federal DOT inspections but are conducted by a certified state inspector. State inspections also include an examination of the vehicle's emissions and are typically performed annually. Our technicians are certified to perform Illinois state DOT inspections and can ensure that your vehicle meets all state requirements.
Importance of DOT Inspections
DOT inspections are essential for maintaining the safety of your commercial vehicle and ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations. Failure to undergo regular DOT inspections can result in fines, penalties, and even vehicle impoundment. Additionally, routine inspections can identify potential safety issues before they become major problems, reducing the risk of accidents and breakdowns.
Don't risk fines, penalties, or vehicle impoundment by neglecting your DOT inspections. Contact B&B Truck & Trailer Repair today to schedule your federal or Illinois state DOT inspection and ensure the safety and compliance of your commercial vehicle.