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Government and Police Auctions for Cars, Trucks and SUVs

How Do I Lease The Next Vehicle I Buy?

Owning a vehicle is one of the biggest decisions you’ll ever make in your life. Not only is it a huge responsibility, it is also costly. In fact, according to Bureau of Labor and Statistics, transport including car ownership can eat up the biggest chunk of your household expenses. In other words, there’s very little room to make a mistake with your choice. The good thing is there’s a win-win solution for you. If you want to make sure you’re buying the best and the most practical car you can afford, lease it first. Leasing is a cool way to access some of the newest car models in the market without spending too much money as you would if you decide to buy one. Moreover, you have many leasing options as even car manufacturers allow you to do it.

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How Does Mileage Affect Car Prices at Auction?

Have you ever been in a car sale or a public auction and you have heard someone ask about the mileage? Doesn’t it concern your or even raise your curiosity as to why mileage always figures itself in these situations? You will find your answer here. But before we proceed with the answer, let’s know something about mileage.

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Buying From Pickup Truck Auctions – Tips and Tricks

Many people prefer pickup trucks for their solid body, firmness, and durability. They seem to be able to beat even the most difficult terrains, making them the perfect buddy in any adventure. They can be spacious enough with plenty of leg room and areas for storage. Moreover, depending on the load and weight, pickup trucks can be used to haul supplies or tow a trailer or a camper.

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Top 5 SUVs Sold at US Auto Auctions

Auctions are some of the best places to spot and buy the most popular, hottest SUVs in the U.S. market today. Prices quoted below can be much less if purchased at an auto auction. To know what they are—just in case you want to invest on them—we’ve referred to Motor Trend magazine, which is famous for releasing SUVs of the year based on an intensive judging system using a variety of criteria including engineering enhancement, design, and fuel efficiency.

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Vehicle Title: Check before You Bid

When it comes to car auctions, you have two things to remember. First, more often than not, you are allowed to inspect the vehicle and get as much information as you can about it. Second, you have to perform due diligence since cars are sold as is. Once you have won, you can never return it.

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How to Prepare Your Used Car for an Auction

The best strategy for getting a good price on your car at an auction is to think like a potential buyer. Most buyers are looking for a new car experience at a used car price, so the closer you can bring your car back to showroom condition, the more they’ll be willing to pay. Follow these guidelines and your car should be the most popular vehicle come auction day.

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Do Cars Sold at an Auto Auction Come with a Warranty?

One of the things a person should ask or look for when buying a vehicle, whether brand-new or used, is whether it’s still covered by a warranty. To be clear, a car’s warranty is different from auto insurance, though both are meant to offset costs that can possibly drain your savings and even other investments. An auto insurance policy is meant to protect you in case you meet an accident. This way, you don’t have to pay entirely for the repair of the other vehicle. Some policies can also cover you in case you become injured or meet your untimely death.

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Where Do Cars at Government Auctions Come From?

Government auctions are very interesting. One of the biggest questions people have is where do these vehicles come from? Why is the government selling them anyway? What does a person get if they buy a vehicle from these government auctions? Are these vehicles really worth it? Find out all the answers right here.

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What Auctioneers Don’t Want Bidders to Know

Here’s the truth: in the world of business or marketing, everyone keeps something from you. It may be a trade secret or information that can take the marketing power or competitive edge away from them. The same principle applies at auctions, but today you’ll learn some “secrets”: 1. There’s a reason why they speak fast. One of the biggest mysteries when it comes to auctions is why auctioneers speak above average speed. First they are expected to sell so many things in only a short amount of time. Second, it’s a strategy. The less time you think, the higher the chances they can take a bid from you.

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Signs You May Need to Replace Your Serpentine Belt

Serpentine belts help to run a number of components in your car’s engine and are therefore quite important to the smooth running of your vehicle. Making sure that this belt is in good working order will mean less vehicle issues and more time on the road. There are a few things you can do to make sure that your car stays in good working order, as well as a few things to do when you think an issue with the belt may be starting to occur.

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