Consumers can purchase trucks on eBay Motors by first locating the exact make and model desired, then conducting research on the vehicle and the seller. Depending on the sale type, buyers either bid on the truck or pay a single fee and then make arrangements to retrieve the truck.
The first phase of purchasing a truck on eBay Motors is the research phase, wherein the buyer identifies the exact truck she wants to purchase and examines the different sellers offering that truck. Users should determine whether or not the truck she is looking at is selling at a reasonable price by using eBay's transaction search tool. This allows the user to view all completed transaction within a given time period for a particular product, including trucks. By examining how much other eBay users paid for a particular truck, she can determine if current listings are overpriced or set at a great value.
The second part of the research phase consists of reviewing the sellers feedback and ratings to determine trustworthiness. Any time a user completes a transaction on eBay, she can rate the experience, which helps other users choose safe sellers and avoid those that have a tendency to defraud other users.