Before purchasing a Ford truck, the buyer should always examine the vehicle during daylight hours and carefully check its cooling systems, engine and shock absorbers. Even in a dealer's lot with plenty of lighting, night-time viewing can cause shoppers to miss defects.
As of 2015, the top-rated used small pickup truck is the 2011 Nissan Frontier, according to U.S. News & World Report. It has good performance and compelling safety and reliability grades. Reviewers give it good reviews for its comfortable ride and good handling.
To choose the right used pickup truck, check the age of the vehicle the condition of the body and the maintenance schedule history. Always find the book value of the truck before purchasing to avoid paying more than the truck is worth. Try to get a second opinion about the purchase from a trusted fr
Car Guru and CarMax are two websites which deal in used cars and trucks of all sizes and classes, including small pickup trucks in used and refurbished condition. Users provide their ZIP code to receive the listings for a given class of vehicles in a their location.
CarGurus, CarMax and AutoTrader all provide online services for locating used pickups and providing information about their condition and their sellers so that buyers can find trucks in their areas that suit their needs. These websites employ different search algorithms to locate and group used pick
One purchases used truck beds online through specialty truck bed resell sites such as PickupTruckSalvage.com and TruckBedsDirect.com, as well as from general used automotive parts sites such as UNeedAPart.com. Auction sites such as eBay.com and local classifieds sites such as Craigslist.org also com
Locate used pickup truck seats through online sellers such as UNeedAPart.com, DicksAutoParts.com and ProTruckSeats.com. Search by seat position, year, and make and model of the truck.
Cheap used trucks are available at AutoTrader.com, with prices as low as $495 for a used 2000 Ford Ranger as of April 2015. The site allows a single search for all truck model types, sortable by price.
Purchase a used Nissan pickup tuck by using a dealer listing search site, such as Autotrader.com or CarGurus.com, to locate and visit a nearby dealer, or from an online dealer, such as CarFax. Direct sales sites, such as eBay.com and Craigslist.org, can be used to buy directly from owners.
Classifieds sites, such as Craigslist, offer many used pickup trucks for sale by owner. Talk to local auto part dealers or repair shop owners to discover people who intend to sell their trucks.