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Books about Inspecting Used Cars

If you are considering buying a used car (whether from an automobile auction, from a used car dealer, or in a private sale), you will want to make sure that you, are a qualified mechanic/engineer, inspect the vehicle properly before purchasing. This way, you can know the actually condition of the vehicle, including any problems/issues that the seller didn't point out to you, and know you would be getting for your money.

Further down this page are some books (available from that you may find helpful.

You may also find these online resources to be helpful.
  • Learn How to Properly Inspect A Used Car
    ASE Certified Automotive Technician Teaches You How To Properly Inspect A Used Vehicle - A "Do It Yourself" guide to inspecting a used vehicle by Jerry Ellingson, ASE Certified Auto Technician

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H10440 Haynes Used Car Buying Guide Inspecting and Buying a Used Car
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H10440 Haynes Used Car Buying Guide Inspecting and Buying a Used Car
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The Haynes Used Car Buying Guide is the ultimate tool for inspecting and buying a used vehicle. This book provides you with everything you need to find hidden rust, spot crash damage, detect body filler, size up a car with a 10-minute walk-around, find mechanical problems, road-test the vehicle. Plus, buying tips from professionals and checklists to insure you get what you pay for.
How to Inspect ANY Used Car or Truck!: A Used Car Buyer's Guide:
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How to Inspect ANY Used Car or Truck!: A Used Car Buyer s Guide:
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**FREE e-book with purchase of paperback. E-book includes over 150 color photos! "How to Inspect ANY Used Car or Truck! A Used Car Buyer's Guide:" will teach you the tricks used by professional mechanics to inspect a used vehicle before you purchase it! Using descriptive text, and over 150 detailed photos, this buyers guide will show you how to differentiate between a car with major problems and a car with normal wear and tear. Then, the guide will help you make a list of maintenance items and repairs that will be needed in the near future. A list that you can bargain with, during price negotiations. The book will show you tips on finding flood damaged cars, "lemons", and cars that have been destroyed in wrecks, fixed, and put back on the road. "How to Inspect Any Used Car or Truck" will teach you just what you need to know about the workings of an automobile and where to look for the problems. This inspection process can be done on site and is non invasive. The only things you will need for your inspection is a flashlight, a small mirror and something to lay or kneel on. The author has 15 years of experience as an ASE Master Mechanic and has written this guide so that anyone can thoroughly inspect any used vehicle. Even if you have never checked your oil level or air pressure in your tires, this guide will give you the knowledge and wisdom to inspect any used car or truck! You can keep this guide to help friends and family members inspect potential vehicles before they purchase. This guide will not only save you a fortune on car repairs, by helping you avoid the true money pits, but will also make you a smarter consumer and more knowledgeable about car repairs, so you don't get taken by dishonest, used car dealers and mechanics.

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