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DOT Mobile Inspection

DOT Mobile Express is the Vehicle Inspection service that comes to you We are fully operational during the coronavirus offering service at your location Welcome to DOT Mobile Express the most convenient and affordable way to maintain your required Annual USDOT Vehicle Safety Inspection. DOT Mobile Express also provides standard vehicle inspections for customers operating […]

Your DOT Annual Inspection

DOT Mobile Express can handle all your ANNUAL DOT INSPECTION needs. Our on-site Mobile Inspection Service reduces nnecessary unit downtime and labor cost as we offer service at your location, Weekdays, Weekends and Evenings. DOT Mobile Express also provides standard vehicle inspections for customers operating non-USDOT tagged vehicle, but want their company’s vehicles to follow […]

DOT Reflector Requirements

Stay in compliance and avoid any issues  Trucks exceeding 10,000 pounds and over 80 inches wide must mark their trailers with 2″ wide DOT C2 reflective tape that alternates white and red. (white looks silvery in the daytime). A 6/6 (6″ red and 6″ white) or a 7/11 (7″ white and 11″ red) pattern can […]

Benefits of Inspections for Company Vehicles

Maintenance managers having better information for planning preventative maintenance. Recurring equipment problems being identified so that their causes can be corrected. Personnel taking better care of equipment because regular inspections hold them accountable. Equipment problems being detected and receiving maintenance attention before they escalate into safety and liability issues. Most of all Liability, Liability, Liability  […]

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Welcome to DOT Mobile Express the most convenient and affordable way to maintain your required Annual USDOT Vehicle Safety Inspection. DOT Mobile Express also provides standard vehicle inspections for customers operating non-USDOT tagged vehicles but want their company vehicles to follow the same USDOT Inspection standards for vehicle safety and compliance requirements. Getting Ready for […]

Truck Sizes & Classification

The US DOT puts trucks into classes by “Gross Vehicle Weight Rating” (GVWR) ranked from 1 to 8 (smallest to largest). GVWR refers to the maximum operating weight a truck can possibly carry while driving including the truck itself. GVWR classes have nothing to do with what parts the truck is fitted with, how beefy the suspension […]

DOT FYI

What are the Levels of DOT Inspection? Level 1This is a full DOT truck inspection level. The truck driver, their paperwork as well as their vehicle(s) will be inspected. This is a “full service” inspection where they crawl underneath, over, onto and through (you get the point) of your vehicle. This process is usually done […]

The DOT Inspection that comes to you

DOT Mobile Express is the Vehicle Inspection service that comes to you Welcome to DOT Mobile Express the most convenient and affordable way to maintain your required Annual USDOT Vehicle Safety Inspection. DOT Mobile Express also provides standard vehicle inspections for customers operating non-USDOT tagged vehicles but wants their company vehicles to follow the same […]