Here we give some simple tips on the first things to look for.
The main advice is issued here below please note this is only our advice & is only intended as a general guide. Always make sure you are happy with the car before you buy, & if unsure get a proffesional to help.
Step 1 - Is the car theirs to sell?
Like buying a modern car, the owner should have a log book. Beware of buying any vehicle without first seeing it. Check that the chassis number on the VIN plate & chassis if possible match the numbers on the log book. This is also the same for the engine number.