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Used Car Buying Guide Part II

Guide & tips on buying a car from a car dealership Things you probably didn't know about the motor trade   Car dealer facts As a rule of thumb, car dealers work to a minimum of £1,000 profit margin per vehicle they sell. This should be Net Profit after...

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Car Buyers Guide, Part I.

Definitive used vehicle buying guide, from CarVeto. Over the proceeding weeks, we'll be sharing some important segments from our official car buying guide, authored and underwritten by The Used Car Guy. The complete buying guide is complimentary with every...

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MOT Advisory Facts.

Understanding MOT advisories before buying a car. What defines an advisory item and how does it impact on the buying decision?   CarVeto Platinum provides full and complete MOT history data as recorded via the DVLA database. We take MOT advisory items...

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Car Clocking Revealed.

Identify a car that has been clocked. Has your potential new car been subject to corrected mileage?   Reducing a vehicle’s mileage to increase its resale value has been practised for decades and with new digital milometers now fitted to most modern cars,...

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How to Spot a Cloned Car

Car cloning information. Staying safe and taking care of your money.   It works when a thief steals a car and poses it as another car of identical make, model and colour. This is commonly achieved via the VRM (Vehicle Registration Mark).     Example Car 1...

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askMID Search Query

askMID Motoring research tool Is the car safe and legal to buy?   CarVeto’s free car checking service includes a search and return option request from the ask MID website. The askMID service was set up to support car accident victims to instantly check if owners are...

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What to do after your CarVeto check

The result of a CarVeto check. What are my next steps? CarVeto is designed to stop motorists from buying a used car before it has passed our vehicle data check. If the vehicle passes its check you will see a clear eligibility sign at the top of your...

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