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Don't Buy a Lemon — Ask the Used Car Dealer These Questions

GOBankingRates Logo By Gabrielle Olya of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 22: Used cars come with baggage from their previous owners. A used car might need a total engine rebuild or it might need nothing more than a new set of tires. Before you drive a used car off the lot, make sure you know exactly what happened in its history, what’s been done to fix any issues and how protected you’ll be from future problems.
GOBankingRates spoke to auto experts about the questions you should ask the dealer before buying a used car so that you don’t make any car-buying mistakes and end up with a lemon.
Last updated: Oct. 8, 2019 

Don't Buy a Lemon

Used cars come with baggage from their previous owners. A used car might need a total engine rebuild or it might need nothing more than a new set of tires. Before you drive a used car off the lot, make sure you know exactly what happened in its history, what’s been done to fix any issues and how protected you’ll be from future problems.

GOBankingRates spoke to auto experts about the questions you should ask the dealer before buying a used car so that you don’t make any car-buying mistakes and end up with a lemon.

Last updated: Oct. 8, 2019 

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