Buying a Used Car Over the Holidays? Better Check Twice.
BOISE and NAMPA, Idaho. Dealerships may be offering holiday deals on used cars over the holidays, buy buyers thinking about getting a used car or a car as a gift should be aware of dangerous and deadly recalls and the impact these recalls can have on a used car purchase. According to Car and Driver used car dealerships can sell cars even when the car is under recall. This means that the used car you’re getting may be equipped with one of the millions of defective Takata airbags, or may have a host of other known defects. Worse, your used car dealership may not be legally required to disclose any of these facts.