Terms of Business at Reed Autos Ltd

Terms of Business at Reed Autos Ltd

Terms of Business

Thank you for choosing to purchase your vehicle from Reed Autos. We ask you to take the time to read the following information regarding your purchase.

  1. 1) Our preferred method of payment is Debit Card, but we do also accept bank transfer and building society cheque (made payable to Reed Autos Ltd). Regretfully we are unable to accept credit card payments and any cash transactions will incur a 3% handling fee.
  2. 2) It is your responsibility to ensure your new vehicle is taxed and insured before driving off the premises.
  3. 3) Deposits - Deposits are non-refundable. If you change your mind, your deposit can be transferred to another vehicle in local stock. If, however you are applying for finance with Reed Autos and we cannot secure a finance acceptance for you, we will refund your deposit in full.
  4. 4) Spare Keys - Every vehicle will be supplied with at least one key suitable for operating all locks on the vehicle. Where additional keys are available, they will be supplied with the vehicle, but we do not guarantee to provide additional keys.
  5. 5) Owner's Manual - Where possible the vehicle will be supplied with an owner's manual, but this cannot be guaranteed.
  6. 6) We make every effort to ensure all prices and vehicle details are correct, however as these are used cars, specification can sometimes differ from that displayed. Please satisfy yourself that a vehicle has a specific feature that is important to you before purchasing.
  7. 7) Part Exchange Vehicles - Your old vehicle will have been valued as seen including all fixtures, fittings and extras e.g. alloy wheels, stereos. You must have made us aware of any problems with the vehicle, including if it has been registered on the HPI report as a write off or has finance outstanding.
  8. 8) We require your part exchange documents (V5, MOT, and Service Documents) at handover, otherwise a £50 deposit will be taken until received.
  9. 9) It is your responsibility to inform the DVLA that you have part exchanged your vehicle with us.
  10. 10) The warranty line is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. They should be your first point of contact should a problem arise. If you choose to remain on the 'Driver' level of cover, please be aware that certain items will not be covered. Please see page 7 in your warranty booklet for general exclusions..
  11. 11) Wear and tear items are not covered under the warranty.
  12. 12) If a mechanical fault occurs with the vehicle it will need to be independently inspected by a VAT registered garage. They may charge a diagnostic fee to investigate the problem. This is not covered under the warranty. Please reference to page 3 in your warranty booklet for more information.
  13. 13) We work with A-Plan who will supply you a no obligation quote for insurance with a discount on the premiums for purchasing a car from Reed Autos.
  14. 14) Any applicable Service Indicator will have been reset, but the indicator may re-illuminate early.
  15. 15) I understand it is my responsibility to return the vehicle to the seller in the event that I require a statutory repair or wish to reject the vehicle if agreed.