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Buying on eBay Motors

eBay Motors is a specialty site on eBay that gives you the research, selection, and security to confidently purchase vehicles and parts from across the street or across the country.

Whether you're looking for vintage roadsters, RVs, sedans, jet skis, motorcycles, engines, lights, floor mats, or mirrors, you'll find a wide variety of vehicles and products.

Know your item

  • Many vehicle listings include a vehicle history report from AutoCheck. Click the Vehicles History Report tab in the listing to see it.

  • Check the Kelly Blue Book value before you decide what you're willing to pay.

  • Use extra caution if an item is listed significantly below the suggested retail price.

  • Be realistic in your expectations of used or older vehicles—expect normal "wear and tear."

  • Personally visit or have a vehicle inspection service visit the vehicle to ensure accurate representation.

  • Consider not only the cost of the vehicle, but also insurance, shipping, registration, and taxes.

Know your seller

Get to know your seller before you buy an item. Check the seller's Feedback rating to gauge their selling reputation on eBay. Contact the seller with any questions about the item or its condition before bidding.

Don't place a bid if the seller doesn't respond to your questions or can't be reached by email or phone.

Consider buying formats

Check the listing to learn about options for buying the vehicle or item. You might be able to bid on the item, use the Buy It Now option to buy it at a fixed price, make the seller a Best Offer bid, or buy through a Local Classified Ad. Learn more about buying formats.

Note: For Parts & Accessories, the Buy It Now price will be at least 10% higher than the starting auction price.

Other terms

  • Use caution when using escrow services. To avoid being deceived by fraudulent escrow services, use, eBay's approved escrow service. For a small fee, will hold your payment and forward it to the seller after you receive and approve the item.

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