Before You Buy a Used Car, Make Sure You Ask for These 8 Documents
Today buying things like cars are one of the toughest task for many Nigerians, but if after you have struggled to get the money and you decide to buy a car, you must be very wise in doing it. This is because fraudsters are everywhere looking for any opportunity to snatch anybody’s money.
So if you are struggling person and you finally want to fulfil your dreams of becoming a car owner. There are several things you must note before engaging in this task.
So in this article, I am going to educate you on some of the documents, you should acquire from the former owner of the car before you consider giving him or her your money. These eight documents highlighted below
1. Current Insurance document
This is a very important document, make sure you ask the seller to give you the Current Insurance document and make sure it is the original copy.
2. Full stamped custom documents
Make sure that all the things here correspond with the name and model of the car, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) or chassis number. Make sure that the VIN on the paper is the same thing on the car and ensure that the necessary payments are made.
3. Original copy of Vehicle license
4. Plate number allocation
Make sure that it is the original copy
5. Roadworthiness certificate
This should also be the original copy.
6. The original proof of ownership fully stamped
Don’t let fraudsters deceived you.
7. Computerized motor registration
Make sure you take the original one.
8. Also collect the list of documents, they must be printed and signed. These documents are
Change of ownership document and the receipt of payment to the previous owner. If it is a tinted glass car, don’t forget to collect the tinted permit document.
With this information, I believe I have enlightened you, so shine your eyes, don’t fall into the hands of fraudsters.