Cheap old snowmobiles can be found on Craigslist, as well as in the classified listings on Snowmobile.com There are also a number of pricier snowmobile models available on both sites.
The listings on Snowmobile.com range from a little over $100 to thousands of dollars. The convenient search engine offers users the chance to choose models ranging from 1930 to the current year, as well as the manufacturer and country of choice. It is also possible to chose the state, which can make it easier for the buyer to pick up the snowmobile instead of having it shipped. The snowmobile's area also lists different sizes and models, including performance, touring, trail, mountain and youth models. Dealers are also allowed to register on Snowmobile.com and provide snowmobiles for sale.
It is important for buyers to be careful when dealing with online classified ads and meeting potential sellers in person. Forbes recommends that buyers bring a friend with them and take a phone to the meeting. It also recommended to meet in a public place when at all possible. It is also best not to take anything of value such as jewelry or excess cash. The buyer will need to review paperwork from the seller about the snowmobile being sold, and to take it either for a test drive or to at least ensure that it starts properly.