Never Overlook These 25 Things When Inspecting a Used Car

1. Body panels

Hail on car

Damaged car because of hail | iStock.com/Elenarts

Walk around the outside of the car. Look at the body panels from far away, then move in closer. Make a note of any rust or dents you see and where they are. Check out the fit and finish of the body panels. Are all the gaps uniform? If not, it may be a sign that the car was involved in an unreported accident.