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Dutton Garage

41 Madden Grove, Richmond, VIC, 3121

Dutton Garage sells used luxury cars. These vehicles are restored to the highest quality.

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Buy Carz Australia Pty Ltd

379 Old Cleveland Rd East, Birkdale, QLD, 4159

Buy Carz Australia not only sell used vehicles but we sell on behalf of the private treaty.

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Barwon Car Sales

500 Moorabool St, Geelong, VIC, 32120

Providing Quality Cars @ Great Prices in the relaxed surroundings of our show room and external yard.

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Sydney City Volkswagen

1024 Botany Rd, Botany, NSW, 2019

Sydney City Volkswagen offers full spectrum of dealer services, we also have a large range of quality pre-owned and low kilometre demonstrator cars on site with dealer warranties.

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Capital Honda

122 Melrose Dr, Phillip, ACT, 2606

Capital Used Cars Canberra has a wide selection of pre-owned and company demonstrator vehicles available, as well as many more quality pre-owned vehicles, to suit nearly every price range. Our vehicles are workshop tested. More pre-owned vehicles hit our lot every week. Come and browse the large selection today.

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Bartons Bayside

200 Tingal Rd, Wynnum, QLD, 4178

Bartons Bayside Mitsubishi Brisbane is a leading Mitsubishi dealer of new Mitsubishi cars and used Mitsubishi car.

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Rent 2 Own Cars: Mooloolaba

203 Brisbane Rd, Mooloolaba, QLD, 4557

Rent 2 Own Cars help you get the chance of owning your very own vehicle.

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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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Ray

15 Apr 2016
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Bought numerous cars over the years but never a lemon. This Statesman looked faultless, clean and st...
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Jade

09 Apr 2016
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Bayside Wholesale Cars

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My rental experience was smooth and efficient from start to finish and it really helps that the staf...
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Thubten

29 Feb 2016
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