How to Check a Car Out Without Tools
Go through this 20-point mechanical checklist before buying a used car. These are all the things you'd expect your mechanic to check, but you can easily check them yourself, and without a single tool except a torch, pen, and paper.
Using a Credit Union to Finance Your Next Car Purchase
Looking into financing your next vehicle purchase and wondering if you should consider a credit union over dealership financing? Find out what to expect from the credit union process.
Will Low Credit Affect What Car I Can Buy? It Just Might!
Many times people come to the dealership without understanding how their credit score can affect their car choices. Sometimes credit decisions do not make much sense - but there is some basis for the decisions that come out from behind those closed lenders' doors. Here is a brief example.
Buying a Car? Bad Credit Is Not the End of the World
You can buy a car with bad credit, a lot of people do. Here's how to survive the experience.
Should You Buy a Leftover Model Car From Last Year?
A new leftover car from the previous model year may be thousands less than the equivalent car from the latest model year. Is this option right for you?
10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Buying My First Car
Are you looking to get your first car, but are afraid of making a big mistake? Read these tips and have a better chance of avoiding buyer's remorse.
Buying a New Car in the UK? The New Road Tax Rules
So if you're a driver in the UK and you're planning on buying a new car, perhaps you should read this.
Important Things You Need to Think About When Buying RVs
16 questions that will help you to better understand your own desires and needs prior to making an RV purchase.
Your Used Crown Victoria Police Interceptor Buyer's Guide
Is buying an old police car a worthwhile venture? The answer is yes, if you know where to look and what to avoid. This is your Crown Victoria Police Interceptor guide.
7 Tips on Buying a New, Used Car and Not Getting Scammed by a Dealer
Shopping for a new, used car, truck or van? Read this article first so that you'll have a solid plan.
Buying a Car Online - Tips, Suggestions, and Personal Experience
Tips and suggestions as well as the personal experience of buying a car online. There are lots of thieves out there - make sure you don't get caught.
Used Car Buying Tips: How to Tell If a Car Has Been in an Accident
When buying a used car, it is vital that you know what to look for as physical signs of accident repairs. By using these helpful tips, you will be able to know if a car has been re-painted. This will help you to avoid inheriting someone else's accident-repaired vehicle.
How to Buy a Used Car From a Dealer: Do's and Don'ts
Some handy tips for buying a used car from a dealer based on my own personal experience.
Common Problems Associated With GM Engines of the '80s, '90s, and Early 21st Century
Known problems with some GM engines; if buying a used car, avoid them.
How to Distinguish a Corvair Corsa From a Corvair Monza
For many new owners of a recently purchased Corvair (of which there are probably still over 50,000 in operation today), they are angry when they find out, albeit too late, that their $12,000 Corsa is really just a Monza, which sells for $2,000–$4,000 less . . .
Can't Afford a New Car? 10 Cheap Old Cars That Will Last Forever
There are a wide variety of lower-priced older cars that will last an extremely long time with proper care.
What to Look for When Buying a Classic VW Beetle/Bug
If you are in the market to buy a classic VW Beetle then this guide is for you. This is a comprehensive guide on what to look for when purchasing a classic air-cooled Volkswagen Beetle (Type-1), or Bug as known by many. Key points covered are rust-out areas, engine and electrical. If you are in the market for a project or a driver, then this guide is for you!