Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Motorists often have questions about various aspects of buying, selling and financing a car – after all, it’s only natural to want plenty of information so that you can make the best possible decision.

Here at McCarthy Cars, we want to make your car buying journey as simple and hassle-free as possible. That’s why we’ve put together this FAQ section, which we hope you’ll find useful in answering some of the most common questions we get asked by our customers.

In the ‘Buying Used Cars’ section, you’ll be able to find out more about the used cars we supply, as well as general information to help you select the right model for you. Take a look at it before browsing through our listings, so you can understand more about our offering and choose a suitable model.

If you’re looking to sell your car, our dedicated section will outline the documents you need to do so, the vehicle inspection process and more. We also have an online valuation tool, which will give you a free estimate of what your car is worth.

Finally, if you’d like to know more about funding your chosen vehicle, head to our ‘Car Finance’ page, which provides guidance on the types of finance package available, the application process, and what you can do if your credit score isn’t as high as you’d like. For in-depth explanations of the main types of car financing, visit our finance section, where you’ll find videos that provide full details.

If we haven't managed to answer all your questions, feel free to submit an enquiry online, give us a call, or even pop into our used car dealership in Croydon, London. We're here to help with all your automotive needs and will be happy to offer tailored advice to meet your needs.