How To Get a Used Car Bargain, Part Two on

Car Buying Articles

How to Get a Used Car Bargain Part Two

Locate and Test-Drive Your Target Cars

Dealership/Name of Owner:_________________________________

Phone: _________ Make/Model: ____________________ Year: _____

Mileage: ____________ Why Low? High?_________________________

Exterior Color: _______________ Smog:______________________

Interior Color: _________________ Leather: ________ Cloth: _______

Number of doors: ______ Engine: _____________________

Transmission: Auto: ______ Manual: ______

Is there a salvage title? _______ Do you have the title: __________

Are you the first owner? ____ Is it a trade in? ____ Lease return?____

Have any major parts been replaced? _________________________

Are any repairs needed? _______ Has it been in an accident?: _______

Options/Add-ons: _____________________________________________

Is there anything else I need to know: _______________________

Asking price: _________________

To find a dealership that knows how to treat shoppers right, please visit's Dealer Ratings and Reviews.

Leave a Comment

Get Pre-Approved for a Car Loan

Credit Problems?
We can help you get Financing!

New Car Buying Guides

See which cars and trucks our editors recommend

True Cost to Own® Search

Find out how much your car will cost over time.

TCO data not available, please make another selection.

Read Consumer Reviews

Read Consumer Reviews

Read the opinions of thousands of car owners who have rated their own vehicles.