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Updated Articles and Resources

By Keith Griffin

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • 10 Tips on Buying a Used Pickup Truck Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      10 tips on buying a used pickup truck.
    • How To Buy a Used Corvette Created: Sunday, May 23, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Jeff Zurschmeide, About.com's Guide to Corvettes, has been an automotive journalist for more than 5 years. His writing history includes a stint working for Corvette Market magazine, and his lifelon...
    • Top 10 Questions To Ask When Buying a Used Car from a Private Seller Created: Saturday, September 13, 2008 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      There are 10 questions you should ask before buying any used car from a private seller. Some can be asked over the phone or via email before even seeing the vehicle in person. Others should be aske...
    • Understand Used Car Salvage Titles Created: Thursday, June 05, 2008 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      As you shop for a used car, you might come across the phrase “salvage title” in a used car advertisement. The price is going to seem right and you’re really going to want to buy i...
    • Older Buyers Fueling Used Car Marketplace Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Senior citizens are an excellent source for used cars as their new car buying increases.
    • Top 100 Used Cars of Last 10 Years Created: Monday, November 14, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      CarMD's 2011 list of the Top 100 used cars of the previous 10 years shows some surprising names at the top and names that thrive despite bad press." itemprop="description"< --> itemprop="descriptio...
    • Look for These Repair Problems Before Buying Used Created: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      CarMD study shows most common problems in used cars in terms of repairs.
    • How To Sign Over Title to a Used Car Created: Friday, November 25, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
      Twice recently, once via email and once via story comment, I have been made aware of problems signing over a title to a used car – problems that have made it difficult to register the used ca...
    • Consumer Reports Reveals the Best Used Cars Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Consumer Reports lists the best used cars of the last 10 years.
    • Used Car Dealer Sales Dropping for the Year to Date Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      Used car sales down at dealerships but up in certified pre-owned market.
    • 10 Used Cars that Are Cheap but Reliable Created: Saturday, March 29, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014
      10 reliable but affordable used cars
    • Nissan Ordered To Recall 1 Million Used Vehicles Created: Friday, March 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Recall of Nissan used cars hits one million mark. Be aware before buying a used Nissan.
    • Used Car Dealers Making More Money Created: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      Used car dealers increasing profits means consumers have more room to haggle on used car prices.
    • Openbay Could Help You Sell Your Used Car Created: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      Openbay can be a useful resource for used car owners who want excellent maintenance records and a well-maintained vehicle.
    • Used Pickup and Prius Prices Falling Created: Saturday, March 15, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014
      Used pickup prices and used Toyota Prius prices are dropping. Now is a good time to buy a used pickup or used Prius.
    • GM Issues Massive Recall for 1.3 Million Vehicles Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014
      GM recalls more than 1.3 million used Saturns, Chevrolets and Pontiacs for faulty ignition switches.
    • Carfax Expands Used Car Offerings Created: Monday, March 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014
      Carfax has started a service for used car buyers who only want to buy a used car with one owner or a clean vehicle history.
    • Facts About Salvage Title Values Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014
      Facts on when to repair a salvage titled used car and when not to.
    • Five Questions To Ask About Used Car Warranties Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014
      Questions and answers about used car warranty programs.
    • Twenty Long Lasting Used Cars, Trucks, SUVs Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      Twenty used cars, trucks and SUVs that could hit 200,000 miles
    • Most Reliable Used Cars for 2011 Model Year Created: Friday, February 21, 2014 Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014
      2011 model year used cars are proving to be less reliable than 2010 model year used cars according to J.D. Power research.
    • Five Tips for Selling Your Used Car in Winter Created: Thursday, February 20, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014
      Five tips for preparing your used car for sale in the winter.
    • Top 10 Luxury Used Vehicles Created: Monday, July 06, 2009 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Top 10 Luxury Used Vehicles. Used Cars.
    • Women and Certified Pre-Owned Used Cars Created: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      There's a growing sentiment that the best place for women shoppers in the used car market is the certified pre-owned segment. It's an idea that makes sense for a lot of reasons but women still need...
    • Used Car Recall Notices Will Be Soon Available Online Created: Friday, August 16, 2013 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced that recall information on specific used vehicles will be available in August 2014." itemproexpr="$zTP='t3'" --> item...
    • Now the Best Time To Buy a Used Truck Created: Sunday, June 24, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      New research on used truck sales show that supply is starting to drop, which means prices should start to rise, especially as gas prices continue to drop." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • Fifteen Best Used Car Choices for Smart Buyers Created: Sunday, June 24, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      One person's best used car is another person's nightmare but this list of the 15 best used cars by segment manages to hit the mark in many ways for smart buyers." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
    • Used Car Bargains for Memorial Day Weekend Created: Friday, May 25, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      The Memorial Day Weekend usually kicks off the summer used car buying season – just make sure you know where the bargains are." itemprop="description"> Sunday, April 29, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Recently, it was announced that Scion is discontinuing the xB and tC models. Don't let that discourage you from purchasing either going forward as used cars." itemprop="des$zTP='t3'" --> itemprop="...
    • Actron an Alternative for Uncovering Used Car Problems Created: Friday, March 30, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      There's an alternative to CarMD worth considering when it comes to tools that scan a used car before purchase to help you identify potential problems in a used car. Actron makes diagnostic tools fo...
    • Major Recall of 1.3 million Used BMWs Worldwide Created: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Normally, articles are not devoted to recalls because all manufacturers have them but I do like to report on the major ones – even if they technically are not recalls. BMW has a major recall ...
    • Power Up Your Used Volvo with Polestar Created: Thursday, March 08, 2012 Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014
      Volvo is out with a new way to add additional power to used Volvos from 2008 to the present. It's called Polestar and it's going to change the performance of used Volvos for not a lot of money."

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