When you go shopping for a Toyota 4Runner, you'll have many choices to choose from, with many different options, and probably many different price ranges. Figuring out which 4Runner to purchase is not always easy. There are several things you can do to ensure that you get the best value for your transportation dollars when purchasing a Toyota 4Runner.
While you go shopping for a new 4Runner taken notebook along, make a list of the options with this particular 4Runner: engine size, exterior condition, interior condition, mileage, as well as a year. This notebook will become invaluable, as you see many 4Runners for sale. This will allow you to comparison shop with something to actually compare.
After you have decided on a particular 4Runner it's time to put a bit of money into it. Take it to a good Toyota 4Runner mechanic and have them give you an evaluation of the mechanical soundness, suspension, electrical, cooling system, and 4Runner general condition. Ask your technician if this is a 4Runner he would purchase for his family at the price it has been offered, this will get you a good evaluation on Toyota 4Runner you're considering purchasing.
Another thing to do is jump online and get a VIN title history report on your Toyota 4Runner. The VIN title report on the 4Runner will allow you to see how many reports have been generated concerning the title of this particular 4Runner. You will be able to see how many owners , whether it's ever had a rollback on mileage, been totaled by an insurance company, been used as a fleet vehicle, taxi, or ever been in a flood.
You'll need the VIN number off of your 4Runner, and the number off of your 4Runner title, you want to make sure these numbers match. Jump online, enter your Toyota four Runner, and the VIN number. You will get a simple report telling you how many reports have been generated on this title. If you would like a more in-depth report, you may have to pay a small fee, I guarantee you that if this Runner has been in a flood year to want that report, nothing worse than that smell creeping out in the summer months.
Once you have had a mechanic look at your 4Runner, gotten a 4Runner. The VIN title history report, gone through the interior, and next year he or, and driven to 4Runner to your satisfaction, you'll know that you're getting good value for your Toyota 4Runner transportation dollars.