Car valuation explained

Make use of a vehicle cost calculation, search the classifieds or visit a dealer – what’s the easiest method to discover the true worth of a second hand vehicle?

Exercising how your vehicle a treadmill you want to buy may be worth can appear daunting, and the way to get it done precisely is one thing we’re generally requested. It’s the initial step you have to take when selling or buying and it is one that can’t be skipped.

car valuation box

If your dealer has offered a cash trade-in, it is essential you know the way much your vehicle is actually worth before utilizing the offer. You have to selling independently, and when you’re purchasing a second hands vehicle there’s you don’t need to pay too much should you perform a little research. Continue reading

Selling a car privately – yay or nay?

selling a car

There is a time-consuming factor involved with selling a vehicle privately. It may not be fast, but it can work out better financially in the end.

If you’re getting ready to sell, I’d consider the following advice:

  • Clean it thoroughly from top to toe
  • Dog hairs, cigarette smoke – it all has to go
  • Buff out dents and remove scratches if possible
  • Finally and most importantly, get your paperwork in order including your V5c certificate, service history and Mot certificiate.

Read the full checklist here: http://www.adviceguide.org.uk/wales/consumer_w/consumer_cars_and_other_vehicles_e/cars_selling_a_car_e/selling_your_car_privately.htm

Keep an eye on your car bodywork

I can tell you from experience  keeping a car’s bodywork tidy is essential. It is the first thing you see, so first impressions are everyyhing when you take it to a dealers.

I went to get rid of my old TT (like the one above) and wished I’d kept an eye.

If you’re considering selling or jsut looking to wanting to keep the value in your motor, this is good read:

http://car-advice-centre.co.uk/2013/10/how-to-maintain-car-bodywork-maximise-cars-value/