A person should always be cautious when in the process of purchasing a used car, and it is recommended to purchase the Ford Festiva (or another other used vehicle) only if its car history report clears, notes Edmunds. Running a vehicle history report involves searching the vehicle identification number (VIN) of the car through several databases, and it ensures there are no accidents, thefts, flood damage or issues with the title.
There are instances where some dealerships may very well attempt to move cars out of their lots and list them for more than the recommended value, warns Edmunds. However, in any case, the vehicle history report will clear any unknowns about the vehicle and make the purchase less strenuous. CARFAX is a one of the leading companies that delivers accurate vehicle history reports.