Quality and Safety

Tips for buying a second hand car: Safety

When purchasing a second hand car, kicking the tyres or checking for scratches should not be all you do to make sure the car is in good working condition. Theo from Automotive Vehicle Inspections talks through the key safety points to check when buying a second hand car.
 

 

Tips for buying a second hand car: Check for flood damage

After the 2011 Queensland and Victorian floods, independent vehicle inspectors, Automotive Vehicle Inspections, have seen an increase in the number of flood damaged cars entering the market. Theo from AVI talks about how to spot flood damage, and how you may be able to save money when buying a second hand car.
 

 

Tips for buying a second hand car: Long term servicing costs

When buying a second hand car, safety should always be your number one priority, but cost is clearly a factor too. Theo from Automotive Vehicle Inspections discusses which cars may end up costing you more than you bargained for in the long run.

 

Tips for buying a second hand car: What to check

Theo from independent car inspectors, Automotive Vehicle Inspections, provides a handy checklist of some of the things you should do when buying a second hand car in order to stay safe and be sure of the quality of your new purchase.

 

Tips for buying a second hand car: What an independent inspection should cover

Buying a second hand car is a big investment and without all the information can lead to serious safety risks. An independent inspection before purchasing a second hand car can help to arm you with all the information you need to make the best safety and cost decision. Theo from Automotive Vehicle Inspections discusses what an independent inspection should cover.