Where to Find Cheap Used Cars?

Thu, 01/15/2009 - 05:17

It is much better to buy a used car rather a new one. It saves lots of money and may have all the things contained in you may want to have in you car but could not afford to buy for your new car. And also a brand new car run down quickly in few years and after passing about 3 to 4 years it is worth just about 50 to 70 percent of the original price. You may prefer to purchase a new car for its looks and fresh warranty as well although it may have poor design or mechanized imperfections in it. Even though it is inexpensive to buy cheap used cars but it does not guarantee about its proper maintenance and repair and may cause severe hazards as well. There may be several hidden problems or blunders that you may not be able to perceive when you test drove the car. These problems may include worn out automatic transmission, engine problems etc. So you have to completely analyze each and every aspect of a used car you are deciding to buy to avoid any kind of risks.

Look at the subsequent part to know more about used cars.


Where to Find Used Car?

First of all you have to think about the source from where you may know about used cars. Internet is most the effective and useful way to search out for the used cars or other vehicles you are demanding for. Internet provides you with all necessary information about a vehicle thus made it easy for you to buy a used car.

Bargain the Car Deal:

At the time of purchasing a used car, you must have excellent bargain skills. Some of these useful tips and techniques are given below:

  • First keep an accurate discount in your mind. Tell the company about your desired range of money that you can pay them for the used car you have decided to purchase. Bargain in a polite manner that would not affect this dealing at all.
  • After discount, negotiate about the total price of car. Mostly car dealers add some extra fees on the top of the sticker price. You have to bargain enough about the total price of your preferred car so that you could buy it according to money range.
  • It is better for you to start on dealing with a lower offer. For instance, if the car dealer is asking $15,000, then you must offer him about $ 13,000. Then if dealer realized you a sober customer then he may lower down his demand too and you may probably get about 13,800 or similar.

  • Do not be too hurry to finalize a used car for you as there are lots of cars available for you. So, if you feel any type of hesitation or indecision just leave that car and go ahead to select a better option for you. Avoid signing anywhere until you decisively finalize a used car for you.
  • Try to search out for a used car from more than one car shops. Realize about the discounts both parties are offering you and try to convince one of the car dealer by telling him discounts or car rates offered by other car dealer.
  • Try to take written notes in case if the car dealer offers you certain discounts and also confirm them before you pay him for the car. Don’t be hurry at any stage of buying a cheap used car as it may cause you serious risks and money losses as well.

What type of used car I can buy?

The most probable cost you may pay for a decent car (3 to 4 years old) is about $ 10,000 to $ 18,000. The car with this price may work for few years depending on its maintenance.

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