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eBay Motors vehicle protection programs
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The eBay Motors vehicle protection programs offer a set of services that help build protection into every step of the vehicle buying process. Some programs or services are automatically included, while some are available for a fee.

Purchase protection and safety for vehicles

eBay Motors Vehicle Purchase Protection


Free for most vehicles.

Your vehicle purchase is protected for up to $50,000 or the vehicle purchase price, whichever is lower.

Seller Condition Assurance

Free for some passenger vehicles.

Sellers participating in this program guarantee that the vehicle's condition is accurately described. If it's not, the seller will fix the problem free of charge.

Roadside Assistance

Free for most collector cars.

Enroll now and get 30 days of emergency roadside assistance coverage for your collector car.

Purchase protection for parts and accessories

eBay buyer protection programs

Learn how you're protected on eBay when you buy parts and accessories.

Inspections and reports

Vehicle Inspection

Catch easily missed details with a 150-point vehicle inspection report.

Vehicle History Report

Get the facts about a pre-owned car before you buy it.


Shipping Center

Ship your vehicle with an industry leader.

Payment and financing

PayPal for deposits

Use PayPal to provide the seller with a deposit.


eBay Motors Financing Center

Learn how to arrange for financing before you bid or buy.

Escrow services

Protect your high-value transactions using Escrow.com.

Safe Buying Tips

Learn how to pay safely and avoid scams, and why you should never use Western Union or other instant cash transfer methods for an eBay Motors purchase.

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