Your Pre-Buying Checklist

Your Pre-Buying Checklist

When purchasing a secondhand vehicle, it’s easy to get confused and overlook certain factors that could end up costing you extra money in the long run. Use our simple checklist to make sure you cover all the basics and possibly save yourself thousands of Rand.

Before deciding what car you want, you should ask yourself the following questions:

  1. What brands and models are my favourite?
  2. What car can I afford?
  3. What size car do I need?
  4. How much can I afford to spend on fuel each month?
  5. Do I want a manual or an automatic car?
  6. What extras do I want in my car?
  7. What dealers do I know with a trusted reputation?

Once you have answered these questions and found one that ticks all the boxes, be sure to look at the following when going to view the vehicle:

Ask your dealer to show you the vehicle’s health check, any repairs done will be noted for you to see.

These are just a few things to look out for when buying a pre-owned vehicle. If you’re uncertain of anything, ask a friend or relative with knowledge of cars to help you out.

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