Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • borderfox
    • By borderfox 6th Sep 17, 5:33 PM
    • 30Posts
    • 1Thanks
    borderfox
    Car shopping (pre-owned)....sites
    • #1
    • 6th Sep 17, 5:33 PM
    Car shopping (pre-owned)....sites 6th Sep 17 at 5:33 PM
    What are the best sites for used cars in the UK?

    I've been using Autotrader, gumtree and motors.co.uk. The first 2 have a fair proportion of private car sales - the last one is 99.9% trade. Occasionally search through ebay but as yet not successful.


    Are there any other sites that are worth trawling through? I'm buying in the 8000-13,000 price range.


    Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
Page 1
    • DUTR
    • By DUTR 6th Sep 17, 5:36 PM
    • 11,343 Posts
    • 6,493 Thanks
    DUTR
    • #2
    • 6th Sep 17, 5:36 PM
    • #2
    • 6th Sep 17, 5:36 PM
    Look at them all, asking for a best suggests that none of the others should be considered, it depends what car you want.
    • Mercdriver
    • By Mercdriver 6th Sep 17, 6:01 PM
    • 1,750 Posts
    • 1,163 Thanks
    Mercdriver
    • #3
    • 6th Sep 17, 6:01 PM
    • #3
    • 6th Sep 17, 6:01 PM
    You can specify only trade in the advanced search settings on Autotrader.
    • borderfox
    • By borderfox 6th Sep 17, 9:43 PM
    • 30 Posts
    • 1 Thanks
    borderfox
    • #4
    • 6th Sep 17, 9:43 PM
    • #4
    • 6th Sep 17, 9:43 PM
    Yup...but are there any others I can trawl through?
    • debtdebt
    • By debtdebt 6th Sep 17, 9:51 PM
    • 536 Posts
    • 341 Thanks
    debtdebt
    • #5
    • 6th Sep 17, 9:51 PM
    • #5
    • 6th Sep 17, 9:51 PM
    Ebay and Pistonheads.
    • arcon5
    • By arcon5 7th Sep 17, 6:57 AM
    • 13,605 Posts
    • 8,629 Thanks
    arcon5
    • #6
    • 7th Sep 17, 6:57 AM
    • #6
    • 7th Sep 17, 6:57 AM
    How about visiting some dealers in person
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

399Posts Today

5,446Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • Donald Trump has apologised and admits he said would when he meant "wouldn't" when siding with Putin over US inte? https://t.co/z1CRJSkEO1

  • About to watch #AckleyBridge on C4+1. I do enjoy it, even though I always feel somewhat stressed and depressed after watching.

  • RT @stevenowottny: 19/30 UK airports now charge you for spending 10 mins dropping someone off at the terminal - good investigation from @je?

  • Follow Martin