Seth Miller

The need for cars has increased tremendously over the past few decades. Every person dreams of owning a car, but many people cannot afford to own a new car. They settle for used cars. Many used cars have problems, and the buyer may end up spending more on repairs. Sometimes the figures are equivalent to the price of a new car.

A lot of car agencies now conduct their own tests to identify the condition of a used car and the need to repair it. These companies offer extended warranties on these used cars as a way to assure the buyer of the quality of the used vehicle. If any problem arises out regular use of the vehicle, the car agency or dealer repairs it for the customer free of charge within the warranty period.

The condition of a used car depends a lot on the usage and maintenance by a previous owner. Certain car owners take very good care of their cars. These cars do not require repair. On the other hand, some cars are not maintained and this leads to periodic repairing and maintenance. Buyers need to invest in the best-used cars available, as they give more value for money and require less maintenance.

Car dealers, companies and agencies examine these used cars and certify them according to their condition. Different dealers have different certifications, which may vary. These certifications can be used as guidelines for buying used cars. Normally, the warranty given on used cars depends on the condition of the car. They range from six months to one year. Used car buyers can get additional warranties on the car that they have purchased based on the condition of the car and certification.

Jessica M

Even on a used car or is that only with new cars?

Carl K

Bought a used car from the dealer in 2009 is there any way I can deduct this from my federal or Ohio taxes?

Verapol Chaiyapin

Everyone knows that before you buy a used car, you should do some research to see what cars of the specific year and model typically sell for. You need to compare the year, the model, and the mileage to get a good idea of what you should be paying for one from a dealer or a private seller. However, when it comes to used car prices for antique cars you can have a difficult time trying to find the information you need.

One of the problems you will have is that antique cars often sell for more than they are worth if you looked in a book like Kelley’s Blue Book. Most of them have been customized or restored with newer parts, which make them much like a new car in an old frame. In addition, many owners will add interesting and expensive parts to the cars to make them truly unique. This too will jack the price up, even if the research you are doing doesn’t show a higher price.

So if you are interested in buying an antique car, the only thing you can do is use your best judgment. If you think the car is worth what they are asking, then pay them for it. If you don’t think it is worth it, don’t pay for it. That is really what it comes down to. You will likely feel like it is a good price for the used antique car if you really want the car and feel it is a good price. Otherwise you won’t be satisfied. Just like junk, what is worth a ton of money to one person is not worth anything to someone else.