|Use the internet to help you find a used car|
If you are on the lookout for a used mercedes then you really do have to be careful about what you buy. Obviously if you are buying a new vehicle then there is a lot less to worry about. You can do your research about the various vehicles you might be interested in on the internet, and if you find what you want, you will find plenty of places to buy through the internet too, but if you are looking for a second hand car then you have to be very careful indeed.
The first thing to remember is that the internet is the only place you should really look. You will find that the prices online are favourable in comparison to some of the other places you could look, such as in your local paper.
You do have to make sure though that you only look at vehicles that are available for test drives. You will find that some of the auction sites do not allow you to do this, and it is a real risk to buy something without taking it for a test drive. You have to make sure that you are able to test drive, and you also need to check that there is plenty of service history with the car. This will show that it has been well looked after, which should indicate that you will have a decent car on your hands.