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Tips for Buying Used Car


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Advantages are many of buying used cars but it does have its own risks besides rewards. There are so many things that have to be taken into consideration while planning to buy used car. It is possible that car may have been involved in a small accident and may have been to the garage time and again as well. But how to buy best used car is moot point?

Here are some tips that can be very helpful in buying used cars:

At the outset, it is very important to look for used cars data for the models to be bought. There are a few things, such as the mileage, gas consumption, maintenance costs and more significantly cost of spare parts of the used car, which have to be found out exactly and accurately by visiting various used car showroom or surfing the internet. After getting all those calculation exactly, now one can narrow down the choice to one or two models of the used car according to the budget and requirement.

Once that is decided, search for a good car that is available in a decent condition should be made. If the seller is not close associate or a known and trustworthy person, one should never go for cheap bargains. Cheap cars are priced lowly since they are second-rate.

It is always recommended to check out the car's history record because if it's been to the garage or back to the showroom over and over again, one must not prefer it.

Test driving of 2-4 used cars of the to-be-bought model is very helpful in making the decision to buy the best used car.

There are scores of verbal promises. But one should never believe what is told and always go by an independent expert's recommendation.

The car's registration, insurance papers and financial papers must be checked out well and truly. Sometimes it happens that seller is not the owner of the car as validated by the registration and car ownership documents which creates trouble in future. So it must be taken into account.

If the car is bought from a dealer, then the fine print must be read carefully with the complete understanding of the warranties that come with the car.

Before the purchase of the used car is made, insurance quotes must be received.

It is always profitable to bargain. Nothing is fixed. 10-20% off the sale price can be knocked off.

The condition of the car both exterior and interior and all the accessories and air-conditioning must be checked carefully. Last but not least, it is strongly recommend for the used car buyer to have an expert to inspect the used car.

NetCars, one of the UK's leading motoring websites for used cars . First established in January 2000, it provides car loans , finance and warranty. NetCars also provides a cheap car insurance service.


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