DOT inspections

DOT Inspections

in Tacoma, WA

DOT inspections ensure that your equipment is in compliance with federal regulations. It is crucial to stay on top of inspections in order to catch violations that lead to costly penalties, equipment downtime and unsafe operating conditions. We do complete individual and fleet inspections, both in-shop and in-field, letting you know the condition of your equipment and what to do to make sure you are in compliance, safe and operational.

Types of Inspections
Complete examination of the entire vehicle or equipment
that can be done without the presence of the driver and at any location.
Air Lines
Hydraulic Lines
Steering Components
Leaf Springs
Brake Systems
Engine Compartment
Charging System
Windshield wipers
Equipment We Inspect
  • Box Truck
  • Tanker Truck
  • Yard Goat
  • Semi-truck with Trailer
  • Tipper Truck
  • Semi-Trucks
  • Trash truck
  • Sprinter
  • Tractors
  • Logging Truck
  • School Bus
Equipment we Safety Check:
  • Articulated Dump Truck
  • Asphalt Paver
  • Backhoe Loader
  • Col Planer
  • Landfill Compactors
  • Pneumatic Rollers
  • Soil Compactor
  • Tandem Vibratory Roller
  • Dozer
  • Draglines
  • Rotary Drilling Rig
  • Electric Rope Shovel
  • Excavator
  • Forest Machine
  • Hydraulic Mining Shovels
  • Material Handler
  • Motor Grader
  • Mining Truck
  • Pipelayer
  • Road Reclaimer
  • Compact Track Loader
  • Skid Steer Loader
  • Telehandler
  • Track Loader
  • Underground Mining Truck
  • Wheel Loader
  • Wheel Tractor Scraper
  • Reach Truck
  • Boom Lift
  • Scissor Lift
  • Rough Terrain Forklift
  • Order picker
  • Side loader Forklift
  • Telescopic handler
Resources to stay on top of
What Our Clients Say
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“Professional competent technicians who went the extra mile to find the cause of my hydraulic malfunctions versus just repairing the symptoms of an ongoing problem. They have quality workers, reasonable pricing, and efficient response times. I’m very happy with Equipment Experts, and I especially appreciate their outstanding customer service.”

Jerry H.

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“These guys have been a pleasure to deal with. No question asked: we will use them again in the future for our forklift preventative maintenance (PM).”

Jessie S.

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“I have known and dealt with Equipment Experts for years. I wouldn't take my truck and equipment business anywhere else! I have watched them grow and grow and grow. Want to know why I keep coming back? Because they care. Certainly no one is perfect in the world, but the owners and their team, every single one, strive to meet that standard. If something does go off the rails, they go out of their way to make it right. Plus, they’re fast and fair. If you need truck or equipment repairs done, look no further than Equipment Experts.”

Steve K.

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“Great people to work with. They are very trusting and honest. I will recommend them to everyone for their fast and efficient response time and repairs.”

Vicki D.

DOT inspections near me

In order to keep your equipment compliant and safe, you must stay on top of the best practices and regulations in the industry. This can be a lot to handle because the rules are extensive and change frequently. That is why the professionals at Equipment Experts are here to help. Let us stay on top of the latest regulations and ensure that you’re never at risk of being ticketed or operating an unsafe piece of equipment.

Give us a call today or swing by our 12,000-foot shop in Lakewood, WA.



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