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What Are Pre-Purchase Inspections?

What Are Pre-Purchase Inspections?

A pre-purchase inspection is precisely what it sounds like. It's a 360 inspection of a vehicle that takes place before a transaction between a seller and buyer. The mechanic will check off everything that works and make notes on any problems they uncover. Either party can pay it, and it ensures confidence and transparency in the sale. This method has proven to be reliable, but you'd be surprised how less often people get it done.    A pre-purchase inspection is necessary to ensure the buyer is making a good investment: It can open up the doors of negotiations. If there's an issue with the vehicle that the seller might not know about, the buyer can point it out and negotiate a better deal.  It can save you money. Overall, it's a win-win situation for the buyer. By uncovering any hidden troubles, you can save money on potential repair costs. You can also recognize if the seller is trying to scam you. If you consider whether a pre-purchase inspection wou ... read more