CrankyApe.com specializes in selling recreational vehicles that have been repossessed by banks or vehicles on consignment. The items are sold via an online auction system that is available to the general public. The site describes the vehicles as insurable and repairable.
Vehicles eligible to be sold on the website are categorized as power equipment. Some examples include RVs, boats, tractors, ATVs, golf carts, watercraft, snowmobiles and other recreational vehicles. CrankyApe.com receives a lot of online traffic, which ensures a lot of exposure for the vehicles on display. Prices on vehicles are negotiable but competitive. There are on-site facilities for potential buyers to inspect vehicles. The process is entirely legal with minimal risk and protection from scams.
Anyone able to own a credit card can buy from CrankyApe.com, because purchasing is done online. This includes international buyers. All vehicles are sold as is, which means there are no written or implied warranties or guarantees. Every effort is made to describe all vehicles accurately and fairly without error, explains CrankyApe.com. However, the buyer is responsible for inspecting and examining the condition of any vehicle before purchase, including the mileage. Online buyers have the option to have a vehicle inspected by a third party.