India’s two-wheeler market is one of the largest in the world.Scooters are becoming popular due to their ease of use.If you want to buy a new or used scooter, read below for steps to do it safely.
Step 1: Determine your budget.
Do you want a fancy, high-end scooter or a more affordable one?Depending on the price, you can buy a new scooter for anywhere between 38,000 and85,000.The amount of money you’re willing to spend on a scooter will guide your shopping.
Step 2: Determine your expectations for the scooter’s use.
Are you looking for a scooter with a powerful engine that can go really fast, or are you more interested in a simple scooter that will get you safely where you need to go?Scooters have a charging port for mobile phones, digital speedometer, and other extras, so think about which of these you want in your scooter.
Step 3: Think about the intended users of the scooter.
Are you the only one who will ride it on a daily basis?Are you going to carry a passenger?Make sure the scooter is safe and comfortable for everyone who uses it frequently, and check for the pillion rider’s comfort and safety.
Step 4: You can research brands and models and create a list.
When creating this list, use the decisions you made through the steps above to guide your choices.When you add a model to the list, do a lot of research to narrow down the options.
Step 5: Make a decision by talking to a salesman.
Discuss your options with the salesman at the dealer showroom.You can test drive a few of your top choices.Use all the information you’ve gathered to make a decision.
Step 6: Before making a purchase, it’s a good idea to speak with the salesman.
Discuss the waiting period with your payment plan choice.The lowest interest rates and the best payback plans are available from all the banks.Don’t make the full payment until you have your scooter ready to go.
Step 7: Have fun on your scooter!
Obey the laws of the road and wear a helmet.
Step 8: Take a look at the secondhand market.
India has one of the largest used scooter markets in the world.Talk to used scooter dealers, mechanics, and other people who can help you find a new scooter.Always be careful when buying online and check out online dealers on sites such as ‘OLX’ and ‘Quicker’.
Step 9: Take into account the condition of the scooter.
Do not buy a scooter that is more than 5 years old if you want to save money.Do not buy a scooter that is modified.If anything goes wrong, choose one that has easy availability of spare parts in the market.Make sure you check the service records for any accidents and any potential problems.Make sure the scooter looks good by having a mechanic check it.If you’re buying a scooter online or from an ad, make sure you have a chance to look at it in person.
Step 10: Get the finances in order.
You can buy a used scooter without a loan since the interest rates are high.It might get you into trouble if the previous owner doesn’t clear the debts on the scooter.
Step 11: Purchase the scooter by making the payment.
You will have the record of payment if you pay with a cheque.The previous owner should get a receipt for the payment and sign it.To change the scooter to your name, contact your Road Transport Officer.