Parts of the car should be checked when buying used cars

Buying an old car is a great way to save money, but check out parts carefully or you'll be very prone to them.
Expert advice for those who buy used car should be accompanied by someone who understands car mechanics, their experience and knowledge will help you evaluate the most comprehensive car. Here are 10 parts seemingly simple but many people ignore when buying used car.


1. Body

Body inspection is the first thing you should do when approaching an old car. Checking the paint color, flatness, curvature of the crust, rust is a visible element of the eye, which in part determines the life or durability of the vehicle.

2. Tires, shock absorbers

Check tire durability, tire pressure is still eligible, whether to replace or not to be negotiated price. Shock absorbers are just as important, try different vehicles to test the reaction.

3. Car lights

Lighting systems are essential when traveling at night or through misty areas or rain. Headlamps, brake lights and signal lights all need to be tested for brightness, longevity and longevity.

4. Dashboard

The dashboard and the buttons or touch screen should be accurate, providing all the necessary information about vehicle status and travel itinerary. Try all the smallest buttons like volume, transfer songs to make sure all parts of the car run smoothly together.

5. HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning)

HVAC is the system of heat, ventilation and air conditioning of the vehicle. For countries with harsh climates such as in Vietnam, inspection of HVAC systems is even more necessary.

6. Cooling, piping

Cooling water chillers are the first easily inspected under the bonnet. If the solution is not much, there is a dirty idea that the former owner did not care much about this department. Technicians will also thoroughly examine the heatsink to make sure it is not thinner or spongy. Cool water channels should also be checked to see whether they need replacing or not.

7. Lubricating oils


Engine oil as well as blood of the organism, if not enough capacity or quality is not good, the machine will not be able to high performance, fast wear and tear. As with cool water, lubricant should check the amount and quality.

8. Engine

Check the engine here including engine start and compression. The engine start-up time, the "smooth" or "smooth" sound of the engine's ignition, makes it easy for motorists to detect engine problems. The compression tester will help the operator to check the pressure that the cylinder produces is standard.

9. exhaust pipe

The first thing is to try to gauge the amount of smoke coming out of the exhaust manifold, strange colors or not, if there is a problem proving that the car is lacking oil or long oil or exhaust, the engine encountered obstacles. during combustion or exhaust. It should not be easy to accept but the car with the exhaust is too old, likely to be punctured at any time.

10. Brake, transmission

Safety factor is the brakes should be placed on top, try the brakes in many conditions of the road as well as weather to ensure that hydraulic system, brake pads, disc brakes are standard. The gearbox should be tested at multiple speeds, especially with the floor number, if there are strange noises at all times, the accelerator pedal is not uniform with the clutch, the drag of the car is a sign of the system. The transmission of the vehicle should be checked before you decide to buy a car.

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