How can we find out why a vehicle has a Salvage Title?

The vehicle could have a salvage title for many reasons. Flood, theft, accident, hail etc. Most of the time you can guesstimate just by looking at the pictures. If you have questions regarding a particular vehicle, please email us at info[at]ridesafely.com with the inventory number and we can try to see if can provide more detailed information on that particular vehicle. Learn more about What is a Salvage Title? Read more

What is Damage Type: Repossession and Loss Type: Other on a vehicles description?

Repossession is just that. Vehicle was repossessed by the bank/dealer for non-payment. Other could be anything and might be different for each vehicle. If you have a vehicle in mind, please contact our customer service at (215) 289-0300 for more details. Read more

When i buy a car that says “Damage type: Water Flood”, does it mean that i can not fix it? Do most of the customers that get those kind of cars are able to fix them or they just use them for Parts?

Water/Flood vehicles can be fixed. Please be very aware that depending on extend of the water damage/water level in the vehicle, parts such as engine, electrical etc may be severely damaged. Most of the flood vehicles would not sell as “Run and Drive” just to prevent engine from starting in the case it may have water in it. Read more

I need fuel: petrol engine type. What does gasoline engine mean?

Petrol, also known as Gasoline, is a transparent fuel derived from crude oil and is used as fuel in internal combustion engines. The term petrol is used to refer to the fuel in UK, India, Republic of Ireland and many other places, while it is known as gas in US and Canada. Read more

Can i purchase without a licence? and how do i know what fees would be?

You do not need any special licensing to purchase with us. You need to have a valid driver license or passport (if exporting).
Please use a fee calculator located on every description page to find out what the fees would be on the amount you are bidding on that particular item. Please keep in mind, some fees may vary based on price, auction type, ect. Read more