Your choice is made on a specific model and you know your budget. Now you must find the chain that allows you to find the used car of your dreams. L'argus has explored all leads for you to consider.
[size=16]Where to buy used vehicle?
1 / ADS SPECIAL
MODEL ANY BRAND WITH OR WITHOUT WARRANTY ALL AGES AND KILOMETER
Free or not, auto classifieds of newspapers tend to disappear in favor of the Internet. An asset for potential buyers because the ads "paper", unless you have continuity on the Web, offer only a limited view of supply and requires long hours to make a selection. Speed and thoroughness are the key words to define the search for an online opportunity.
And if you need to define from a maximum of criteria for failing to sort out the ads target, simply enter your query directly from a search engine, that will be displayed in seconds hundreds of direct links. With a few clicks, sampling can be established with the bonus, the provision of one or more photos of the vehicle and contact the seller or a direct contact between (mail address or phone number). These two media sometimes offers services to ensure the successful completion of the transaction (insurance, guarantees ...). Finally, the announcement displayed on the vehicle persists, but makes it more risky research.
◗ Access to a wide selection for a particular model
◗ Compare offers and sorting facilities
◗ Economic research time and money
◗ anonymity preserved through mere consultation
◗ No real models description convention
◗ Appeals difficult to implement in case of dispute
2 / LABELS MANUFACTURERS
MODELS ALL BRANDS, AND RECENT GUARANTEED
With their opportunity labels, manufacturers play the card of services (checkpoints, "satisfied or replaced," possibility of recovery ...), thus justifying the often higher prices than equivalent models sold by individuals.
In addition, they have to ensure their vehicles. These contractual commercial guarantees are developed by third parties (Icarus, CarGarantie ...), and their levels of decision in mechanical load and related services (assistance ...) can be very variable. These labels often include an essay, a review and a "right to error" (refund
replacement), or resuming your old vehicle. In addition, assistance is generally available.
◗ Access to the VO offers all the manufacturer's network ◗ legal and contractual guarantees (mechanical ...)
◗ often Newest Models
◗ fairly high price
◗ frequently Offer limited and difficult negotiations
◗ drastic Conditions of Sale
3 / MERCHANT
MODELS ALL BRANDS, LIMITED WARRANTY, ALL AGES AND KILOMETER
These auto dealers are true independent sellers and provide to various sectors (times builders, rental returns long term, auction ...). Their park or exhibition hall is often provided in terms of diversity (price, ages, models ...).
automotive professionals, they have the same obligations as the brand dealers. The proposed opportunities should, as appropriate, comply with the requirements of the technical inspection. They must be free of known defects, be maintained and, in principle, can take "immediate" road after a brief preparation (control levels, etc.). Beware, some do not have mechanical workshop, preferring to outsource this aspect of their business.
◗ Price easily negotiable
◗ Wide range of brands and models
◗ sector where competition is dynamic
◗ Some rogue traders
◗ guarantees "mechanical" to minimum and restrictive
◗ Services "excluding" (no trial, SAV often nonexistent)
4 / EMPLOYEES
MODELS LARGE MANUFACTURERS, UNDER ONE YEAR
Employees manufacturers are employees or retirees, with preferential rates on new vehicles of their catalog (former) employer. They sell their cars via the Internet (brand sites or dedicated) and on resale parks often located in the compound of a production unit.
Current actions of recall and maintenance, these models are mostly under the age of twelve months and their counters rarely show more than 10 000kilomètres.
"First hand", they are under warranty in proportion to the original date of purchase and enjoy a monitoring in the network.
◗ overrepresented, French brands are often cheaper and they usually offer a wide choice of models, petrol or diesel
◗ possible specific orders in advance
◗ New, fashionable models and those whose delivery time is long remain expensive
◗ sometimes long wait time
◗ All trademarks are unavailable
5 / THE LANDLORDS
MODELS LARGE MANUFACTURERS, RECENT AND GUARANTEED LOW MILEAGE MEDIUM
Avis, Hertz, Europcar ...: short-term rental companies, primarily large retailers, sell directly to the public vehicles from their customers park.Bargains are possible because these professionals select only the "upper crust" they offer up to 25% compared to the price of nine.
If vehicles are recent (up to two years) and often benefit from the manufacturer warranty auctioned end of an extension, remains unknown: how was treated mechanics by different drivers! Moreover, the outlets are few (coordinates on lessors of the sites). Some rental companies offer opportunities even cheaper, "as is" (scratches, therefore mileage ...) rates approaching 35% of the price of new!
◗ often recent Vehicles
◗ Selection of the best
◗ History "driver"
◗ Please note the prices
models of less than one year
◗ Few resale parks
6 / AUCTIONS OR SALES AREAS
MODELS ALL MAKES NO WARRANTY ALL STATES, AGE AND KILOMETER
The auctions rooms, both private and those dependent areas, do not represent a sudden excellent business course, even
The origin of private vehicles is rarely known (return flights, times of dealers ...), those from administrative sources are often mechanically exhausted (La Poste ...), others are not registered (vehicles gendarmerie...). Moreover, these sales are frequented by
many merchants who can, if they are interested in a vehicle, drive up high enough bids ... Moreover, a good deal "hammer" is less at the time of payment, because of the costs it sales mode (free fees if voluntary sale, legal fees of 14.35% if judicial sale).
◗ vehicles Diversity
◗ Best Possible Business
◗ Vehicles as is and without warranty
◗ Inability to test the vehicle or be able to control the passenger
◗ Vector opportunities held by professionals
7 / The AUTOMOBILIÈRE AGENCY
MODELS ALL BRANDS, ALL STATES, AGE AND KILOMETER, WARRANTY RARE
The sales system allows individuals to do business with each other through an intermediary who is not required to be himself an automotive professional.
The latter takes care of selecting vehicles, generally in good condition. It does not support the display and sale of the vehicle, since its owner retains and presents the request, but is paid for this relationship (fixed fee). The choice of models is limited. It is difficult to know the history of the vehicle in detail and the owner's driving style. If a problem with the vehicle, the automobilière Agency will not be held responsible, just having acted as an intermediary.
◗ price close to the market opportunity between individuals
◗ Vehicles "clean"
◗ Assistance to administrative procedures and funding are sometimes offered
◗ Little or no opportunity to negotiate
◗ Mileage Ad unsecured, the seller retaining his vehicle until sale [/size]