The market for used products are increasing day by day. A major reason for it is hike in prices. When you get a good product at a low price, why don't you check it out rather than opting a brand new one? Yes, one question might have raised in your mind, "How will we be sure whether the second hand bike is in good condition?" This question is worrying many and that is one factor why people go for new bikes. You cannot make a purchase blindly even if it is a new product, certain things are to be checked thoroughly before making a final decision.
Some of you may not in a position to buy a new vehicle at the moment or you want to try and practice yourself in a second hand bike before owning a brand new one. Whatever the case may be, here I have some tips for you to make a wise purchase if you are opting for a used bike. People say when we buy second hand goods, its efficiency purely depends upon luck. Well, I disagree to it. Not all are selling damaged vehicles, at times one may end up selling their bike just because they are planning to buy a new one. Our main aim should be to find out the best bike rather than making a rush decision. I am sure, that if a bike can pass thorough all these steps, no doubt it is worth buying. The rest depends upon how you maintain it.
Tips for buying used bikes
There are not many factors to be checked before buying a used bike but certainly few basic and important factors are to be considered to be on the safer side.
After proper investigation is done, and if you feel there are only minor and affordable faults with it, bring it to the notice of the owner and ask for deduction the final purchase amount or else ask them to get it fixed.
By making a wise purchase of a second hand bike, you can make use of the extra amount for fuel and for other necessities. If you maintain it well, the bike will prove to be your best friend. The efficiency of any motor vehicle depends upon its maintenance and usage to a great extent. Also, it can fetch you a better resale value later. Remind, the buyer will check all the things that you have done when you sell your bike, so be careful and have a safe ride.
When buying a second hand bike there are many things to watch out otherwise it will be a useless throw of money. We need to check that is the bike has any damage or problems in the engine. There are many who become preys with useless bikes. We need to check how much the vehicle give mileage, power of the bike after the first hand use. You have explained the article in good way. Keep it up and keep writing such good contents.
Thank you Mr. Joseph for giving useful tips about used bikes.
It is a good resource for commercial purpose while purchasing an used vehicle. But while purchasing any used item like vehicle, laptop, mobile, firearm, property; which requires registration under the Act and may be wanted in crimes committed earlier by any of the original or previous owners; must be thoroughly investigated for its criminal records. In respect of vehicles, records in India can be checked at IP address : 184.108.40.206:8080 maintained by National Crime Records Bureau located at New Delhi with full fledged website at ncrb.nic.in .In case the item purchased had been used in some crime then as a current owner the investigating authorities can ask the current owner about the whereabouts and details of the seller. For more information on Know Your Purchaser, Know Your Seller, Know Your Vehicle, the readers can visit Know Your Series by wqaindia.
Always purchase second hand bike properly check paper. Check by mechanic parts was not replace.
Most of the middle-class people preferred to buy second-hand goods because of their lack of money. But nowadays buying a second-hand bike is so difficult a task. We need to be vigilant before buying any of the second-hand product otherwise it will be waste of money due to the poor quality of the product. Many of the second-hand sellers mention the less number of km driven than the usual by the odometer reset so don't believe in km driven. We should check mileage and pickup of the bike. All vehicle-related documents must be proper and it should not have been involved in any of the cases. It is so better to buy a bike from the single-handed user.
In India most of the people belongs from middle class family. So somehow they think that buying a secondhand bike or car is a good decision. But its not that easy. We have to check lots of stuff of that bike/car like RC, insurance of vehicle, POC etc.
We will have to take a look at the condition of the engine whether its good or not, whether the accessories are in proper condition and also about the dents and scratches.