Why Sell Your 7 Seater Car?
There are various reasons why drivers may want to sell their used 7 seater car. You may no longer have a need for a 7 seater: perhaps your children have grown up and left the home or your regular passengers have no more need for transport. Alternatively, you may find it time to upgrade to another car: there is a wide range of 7 seater cars available to buy in the UK, which may be more suitable for your purposes than the one you have.
Basic Methods of Selling Used Cars
The basic methods to sell a used car include trading it in for another model with a car dealer, a private sale or through auctions, nowadays very popular on internet sites such as eBay. 7 seat cars tend to be very popular with family oriented buyers, so you should not have great difficulty in finding a buyer, provided, of course, the car is in good working order.
The benefit of using a trade-in with a dealer method is that it tends to move quicker than a private sale. The downside is that you do not tend to make much profit from trading a car in. Private sales, on the other hand, can take a long time and require you to be proactive in terms of advertising and showing your 7 seater to prospective buyers.
To sell a car at auction can be quick – although the asking price is not always met. You should not automatically expect to make a large profit from selling a used 7 seater through auction: it all depends on the particular buyers active at the time of the auction, the psychology of the auction itself as well as the condition of the 7 seater.
Selling a used car can be an enjoyable process and if handled successfully. There are some general tips to consider before you set out to sell your 7 seater that can save you a lot of time and effort once the process has started.
Firstly, it is always advisable to ensure that the vehicle is cleaned inside and out, has undergone all essential repairs, and has a valid MOT. It can be unlawful to sell a car that is not fully operational or has sustained some damage, so check this is not the case.
Online research into used car prices can help you determine a realistic price for your 7 seater. A successful sale tends to go smoother when the buyer knows the price is reasonable. Buyers will also want to verify all the paperwork for the 7 seater so make sure you have these to hand. Methods of payment can vary, but in general, cash is best to ensure you have been paid correctly. Cheques can of course bounce and electronic money transfers take some time to process. In general, wait until you are paid in full before handing over your seven seater with the paperwork.
Sell a 7 Seater Car
Ebay contain all classified listings for 7 Seater cars at the most affordable prices. You can see below what your 7 Seater Car could sell for.