Is it wise step to purchase 3-4 yrs. Old Tata indica Diesel car?I want to purchase used car about 3-4 yrs old diesel car I finalized on tata indica as it is spacious and within my budget (1.5-1.6 ) lacs. I have 5 family members.and monthly mileage about 500 kms. Please advice.
Have you inspected the Engine? The tail pipe? Did you have a trusted tinker check the car? Did you take it for a test drive, through the slopes etc?
To check your engine conditions roughly, use any reasonable elevation reverse a bit, grind to a brake halt & restart the car. Give it a kick start on first gear. Then, after the initial movement, switch to second and don't race too much. See how the car goes.
Does it sort of struggle? Of coruse, you'll have to controll stalling via clutch, I'm sure you know how to do it. Either ways, if it struggles whilst going u ...more