Planning to buy a used car from a private seller? If ‘yes’ is your answer to my question then make sure that you ask the below questions to your seller before buying a used car to avoid facing problems in future.
- How good is the condition of your car?
The first thing that you should do before buying a used car is know about its condition. If you find that your seller is not giving proper response to your question then it is better to avoid purchasing that car. There are so many dealers online who offer certified used cars at a good price. Check with them to buy the best pre-owned Mercedes Benz.
- Is your car involved in any accidents earlier?
Check the vehicle history report to find out whether that car has been involved in any accident cases or not. If their car is involved in any accidents earlier, find out whether the damage occurred is fixed or not. Don’t go with their words blindly as few sellers may not be genuine.
Physically inspect a used car to know the condition the condition of that used car. You can also take a trustworthy mechanic as well to inspect that used car. If you really don’t have time to do all these things then it is better to buy a used car from a good dealer in your location. There are some dealerships who sell the certified used cars unlike the private sellers.
- Can I know the reason for selling your car?
Most of the private sellers sell their car when their car is causing trouble more frequently. However, there are also few private sellers who sell their car when they want to buy a new car. Find out why they are selling their car and if you find anything fishy then look for some other options.
- From how long are you using this car?
Check from how long your seller is using that car. This will help you to get an idea about the car condition better. This will also help you understand whether you are buying a first owner used car or a second owner used car.
It is always better to buy a used Mercedes Benz from a dealership to save your time and money. However, if you want to buy a used car from a private seller then make sure that you do proper research before buying it to avoid problems in future.