Buying a quality used vehicle requires that you put your emotions on the back burner and consider only the facts. You must determine what type of vehicle you want, find one in your general price range, then prepare to negotiate.
The public perceives that German and other high-end car owners act like selfish morons behind the wheel. And a University of California report backs up that impression.
If you don’t like driving around in a lemon, there is plenty of research to be done before buying a used car. Unfortunately, used vehicles can often contain more than just sheet metal, leather, and bolts; they may also be carrying away the previous owner’s misfortune and mistakes.