4 Things to Know Before Buying Used Cars for Sale

There are a lot of benefits that come with buying used cars for sale. For one, they are much cheaper than their newer counterparts. However, when you choose a quality dealership, you will not have to miss out on brilliant condition, lower mileage, or style. Nonetheless, there are a few tips to keep in mind when it comes to buying used cars for sale.

Knowledge is power and knowing these four things might just enable you to get the best deal possible. As always, it is imperative to choose a dealership with a solid reputation to ensure ultimate transparency and communication. Here are four important things to keep in mind before you purchase used cars for sale:

  1. Decide How Much You Want to Spend: It is easy to get carried away when you see a range of gorgeous vehicles in a showroom. However, having an idea of how much you want to spend (and what you can afford) prior to purchase is a great place to start. This will take the stress out of buying your new wheels and will enable you to find a financing solution that works. Ensure that your dealership of choice has dealership codes with leading financial institutions – as we do at Atterbury Motors – to ensure an easy and stress-free sale.
  • Take the Car That is for Sale for a Spin: The second most important thing to do is to take the vehicle for a spin if you are in the area. This will enable you to get a feel for the car that is for sale. It might be an idea to test drive the car on a few terrains and roads, such as highways and side streets, to get a proper feel for it. Ultimately, you need to feel comfortable and confident in your new vehicle.
  • Check Out the Vehicle’s History: When it comes to purchasing used cars for sale, it is essential to know the vehicle’s history. Check those records thoroughly to ensure that it has got all its service checks and has not been in any serious accidents.
  • Do Your Research: When we are looking at various cars for sale, it is easy to get very excitable. We might have dreams of owning a sportscar, but this might not be the best choice for a family of four. Do your research before purchasing to ensure that the car is an ideal fit for your unique needs. If you find a model that you like, check out some reviews online. Seeing what other people have to say can help you to make an informed decision.

Get in Touch with Us for Cars for Sale!

If you are on the look for a new set of wheels, then it is time to get in touch with us. Browse our virtual showroom or pay us a visit at our physical premises in Wonderboom South, Pretoria. We look forward to hearing from you and being a part of this exciting journey!

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Here at Atterbury Motors, we treat your personal information with care and it is protected by firewalls. Your personal information will only be used for the intended purposes of:

• Facilitating the selling or purchasing of a motor vehicle, after you made an enquiry.
• Processing Vehicle Finance on your behalf if needed.
• Ensuring a safe transaction offering and quoting on the necessary Insurance products to limit your risk in doing so, in ex; a Mechanical Warranty, Comprehensive Insurance.
• Assisting you thoroughly after buying or selling a motor vehicle, should you need assistance after the sale.

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