Buying a used vehicle can also be done through an auction house. But before entering an auction, it's good to understand what steps to take.
OTOSIA.COM - If the budget for buying a new car is not sufficient, then a used car can be an alternative. If you are smart and careful in choosing a used car, the buyer might be able to bring a car in good condition.
Buying a used car is now even easier. It can be through a used car showroom, marketplace, or automotive auction house. Just need to be careful when buying. JBA BidWin Auction Chief Operating Officer, Deny Gunawan said, there are several advantages when buying through an auction.
"One of the advantages of transacting at an automotive auction is getting a wider choice of vehicles at a more competitive price. The condition of the vehicle is quite diverse, depending on the reason why the vehicle is being auctioned," said Deny Gunawan.
From company asset vehicles to new car showroom stock, everything can be found at auction. According to him, the auction hall itself ensures the safety of its customers by always involving legal entities. JBA itself always involves state auction officials at every auction event.
Now, when buying a vehicle through an auction, consumers are required to directly check the condition of the vehicle with the information listed on the document. Although, the auction house will usually conduct an inspection of the vehicle first before auctioning it off.
All vehicles that will be auctioned through JBA, for example, will go through a process of inspecting the vehicle's engine, interior and exterior of the vehicle to be informed to prospective buyers as well as to get the basic auction price.
"If you are interested in selling your vehicle through an auction, you will get a recommended price for your vehicle according to the condition of the vehicle," he said.
Then, make sure the documents are complete and safe. Apart from checking the condition of the target vehicle before the auction, it is highly recommended to check important documents. Such as the condition of the BPKB and the tax year. Likewise with the vehicle number and engine number.
"Then, check the automotive price of the vehicle you are looking for. Choose the place and schedule the best time to participate in the auction so you don't rush into choosing. If you have found a suitable auction in a time and place, check the market prices for motorbikes, cars, trucks, or even more. the desired bus first, and compare it with the existing price list. The goal is that you have standards and know the price limits you get submitted when participating in the auction, "he said.
During the auction, don't be too aggressive when you bid. Take it slow and wait a moment so that you get the best prices and deals in buying. This is an important stage so that prospective buyers do not get carried away with emotions.
This article has been published on Otosia.com with the title Choosing Tips for Buying and Selling Bekasi Cars at Auction
Editor: Dini Arining Tyas