Frequently Ask Questions
Simply click on the Post an ad button on the website and provide your car’s details and add all the information you’d like to show in your ad to make it more valuable and attractive to buyers.
The biggest fear when purchasing a used vehicle is that it will not last. Every car on Auto Trader's site is subject to a five-point background check. This ensures that you can purchase with confidence that it is legal and roadworthy. You can also perform a full vehicle check to ensure the used car is correctly priced and as described. As for the car itself, you can check our expert reviews to see how it performs for reliability, security and other key factors.
Use our search filters and location to find used cars nearby.
We update our car valuations daily so you’re constantly getting an accurate and up-to-date value for your car.
Generally, cars with higher mileages have lower resale values because they tend to have tremendous levels of wear and tear. Several factors decide a car’s value, however. These involve how well a car is looked after, any extra features included, and how rare or desirable color or trim
That’s up to you. Private sale costs tend to be a bit more expensive, so you’ll probably get more money, plus you’re likely to reach a wider audience. Part-exchange is convenient though, as you’re not left without a car and can often complete the transaction in one deal.