Hello there! If you’re considering getting a new car, please take a minute or two to read this article. This guide will hopefully answer any questions you might have about how to buy, finance or insure a car in South Africa. We also list the documents you need to buy a car in South Africa, as well as the sales process of buying new or used vehicles. Please use the index to navigate through the article and find the information that you need. Feel free to check our website for new and used cars to sale from registered and reputable dealerships in SA.
Making the decision to buy a new (or new to you) car is about much more than wanting an exciting change. It’s usually because your current car doesn’t fit your changing lifestyle or budget anymore. It could also be that a newer model [...]
Pointers when you are interested in buying a pre-owned vehicle:
If buying from a dealer – Ensure that they are affiliated to the RMI and Major Banks.
Double-check the service history and ensure its a code 2 vehicle – You are allowed to ask for the previous owner’s details – always a good idea to make contact with them.
If need be asked for a Dekra report or an AA Test report.
Exterior – inspect the vehicle for overspray – its normal practice for dealers to do minor reconditioning- meaning Stonechips and or small dents – Make sure the dealer declares all work done on the vehicle.
Warranty – It’s important that you understand the terms and conditions of the dealer warranty.
If you decide to purchase the vehicle and you are doing your finance at the dealership – negotiate and read the fine print.
VW Golf R7 seems to be with us for a bit longer – The VW Brand is a Legend in its own right, VW -Quality and Reliability of all their product in South Africa will always be a be part of most of the people in our country live – simply because of quality v/s affordability and reliability . Even in a downwards economy, VW seems to keep their share of the market – and that as mentioned before – If a Brand is consistent with product quality and service it will have the support of the consumer.
Suzuki as a Brand in SA is definitely delivering with special reference to the sales performance and vehicle offers in smaller to the medium segment. their Models appeal basically to every Demographic and generation within South Africa – I’ve had the Honour and pleasure to meet some of the O.E.M Senior management and the leadership – [...]
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We recommend changing your vehicle’s oil every five thousand, eight thousand, and ten thousand kilometers, depending on different factors such as the model and use. It is also recommended to check the oil levels on a regular basis, since the lack of oil can cause friction between metals and cause damage to the engine. At Goldwagen we stock a wide variety of oil and oil filter brands.
If you get stuck with a mechanical breakdown, simply call Bosch Car Assist and we’ll tow you to the nearest Bosch Car Service workshop to sort it out. Books a service at boschcar.co.za to the value of R2500 or more to get a FREE one-year membership to Bosch Car Assist.
Your car’s air conditioning system does more than simply heat or cool your car. It also traps dust, pollen, mould and common allergens so you can breathe easy while you drive. Keep your air con in top shape by having the cabin air filters replaced regularly.
A diesel engine that isn’t running at optimal performance uses up far more fuel than it should – driving your fuel bill through the roof! Bosch Diesel Centres specialise in servicing, refurbishing and repairing all diesel injectors to ensure the best fuel efficiency for your diesel vehicle.
When it comes to great customer service, you can count on us every time. Our friendly and professional car experts will give you the best advice and excellent service to keep your car in top condition. Book a service at boschcar.co.za today. bit.ly/2vnuX7E… See MoreSee Less
Want to get behind the wheel of a brand new Haval H1? We’ve giving away 4 Haval H1 cars over the next 3 months! To enter, simply service or repair your car to the value of R2000 or more at any Bosch Car Service nationwide.
Our 1st lucky winner will be announced on 30th September 2019.