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John Page Motors

110 Morayfield Rd, Caboolture, QLD, 4510

We are a regional dealer in a semi-rural area on the northern outskirts of Brisbane at the southern end of the Sunshine Coast.

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Car Buyers Online

789 Kingsford Smith Dr, Eagle Farm, QLD, 4009

Car Buyers Online is a car buying service that offers users prices on their car based on live market data. Try it now on our website.

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Peel Honda

14 Panton Rd, Mandurah, WA, 6210

Our commitment to you is to offer outstanding customer service and 100% satisfaction in Sales, Service & Finance.

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Col Crawford Holden

2-4 Roger St, Brookvale, NSW, 2100

Huge range of used Holden and HSV vehicles are available to view online or at the dealership.

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Autoline Car Sales

Showroom 1, 1-9 Thomsons Rd, Keilor Park, VIC, 3042

Looking for Cars Sales Dealers Melbourne? Autoline Car Sales is a leading car yards in Victoria. Huge range of used cars for sale.

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Autoproject

10 Jarrah Dr, Braeside, VIC, 3195

Autoproject have been sourcing and importing high quality cars into Australia for well over 15 years.

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User Guide To Used Cars

Since the invention of cars, it has played a vital part of our transportation. It has been the only means of commuting from one place to another in short span of time. As a result, this made the transportation of people and goods to longer distances easier faster and less stressful. Cars came into being and they have emerged as one of the basic necessities for most of those individuals who can afford to possess a car. Furthermore, both the society and the economy continue to grow because of cars. However, buying a new car or a dream car seems too expensive for most of us.

Considering the expense of new cars, buying a used car can be the most efficient way to save money. It is also a good way to avoid unscrupulous dealers and private owners. In buying a used car, you need to ensure that you are getting a car worth every buck you pay for. With so much to know about used cars, many individuals get home and find out that the vehicle they purchased is not nearly as well maintained as they were led to believe. Because of this, you need to be patient and wise before finalizing the deal.

You can purchase a used car from a car dealer, a company, government department or a private individual. Before agreeing to purchase the used car, the state road authority can inform you if the car has been reported stolen written off or has caveats such as unpaid car payments. It will confirm the owner, whether the registration is current and the amount of stamp duty (tax) payable.
In looking for a used car, it is important to find out as much as possible the condition of the car during test drive. It is also wise if you would have a mechanic with you in checking the vehicle's condition. By taking the car for a test drive, you can ensure that it is fully capable of performing everything what a car should.

The most important thing about buying a used car is that you know everything about the history of the car, including:

  • The number of previous owners
  • If the car was ever involved in an accident
  • Any previous mechanical problems
  • The maintenance history of the car

You should also consider that there are used cars to avoid such as:

  • Police cars, fleet cars, or taxis
  • Used station wagons
  • Used trucks or commercial vans
  • Models that have gone completely out of production
  • Cars with engines that have been modified
  • Sports cars with racing modifications
  • Very new used cars
  • Old vehicles with very low mileage
  • Any car that has been in a wreck
  • Possibly stolen vehicles
  • Previously salvaged vehicles
  • Cars that have been recalled for defective parts
  • Pre-1992 vehicles with defective air conditioners

Buying a used car gives you a large benefit because you can often get a great deal while, in many cases, the car you buy may even be relatively new. Always remember, the most common car-buying mistakes made do involve the purchase of used cars. When you have a good idea of what kind of car best fits your needs and budget, you can begin your research on used cars.

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John Page Motors

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Peel Honda

14 Panton Rd, Mandurah, WA

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