In this video, you will learn key steps to keep in mind when shopping for a used car. While these steps are important, you should also always keep in mind to trust your gut instinct and what your mind is telling you when someone is trying to sell you any expensive product, such as a car.
The first thing to keep in mind is why you’re aiming for a used car over a new car in the first place.
Cars depreciate instantly, as soon as you drive them off the lot. So you can get a used car for a fraction of the price as what it was new after only a few years.
However, some people may still try and scam you by selling you a car for more than it’s worth. This brings us to step two, which is researching the car beforehand. There are plenty of auto dealers out there who provide free information online. By comparing prices, you can save yourself first, you can save yourself from being scammed later.
The final piece of advice is to pay close attention when you’re testing the car. Do the AC and heater work? Are there any strange noises? Is the engine light on? You want to make sure the car is in good working condition before buying it.