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Buying and selling vehicles should be easy.

That's why we're dedicated to providing you with the tools you need for a hassle-free experience.

From vehicle history checks and scams to be aware of to our top tips to stay safe online, use our guides to buy and sell a vehicle with confidence.

Queries and concerns

If you have any queries or concerns about safety and security on Auto Trader Motorhomes, contact us.

Use the links above to contact us or telephone: 0845 071 0487

Top tips to buy a vehicle safely

Top tips to buy a vehicle safely

Buying a leisure home is safe and easy, as long as you follow our quick and simple guide.

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Top tips to stay safe online

Top tips to stay safe online

Buying a leisure home can be a safe and straightforward process, as long as you take these few simple steps to protect yourself.

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Avoiding fraudulent sellers

Avoiding fraudulent sellers

Fraudulent adverts are placed by thieves posing as sellers, often involving a hoax vehicle at a bargain price, a faulty phone number and demands to transfer money abroad. Find out how to avoid fraudulent sellers.

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Avoiding fraudulent buyers

Avoiding fraudulent buyers

Fraudulent buyers are thieves who pose as potential purchasers. Find out how to avoid being caught by scammers with our simple guide.

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Fraudulent payments

Fraudulent payments

When you'e selling a vehicle it's important you know how to spot the signs of a fraudulent payment.

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Email and text scams

Email and text scams

Auto Trader will never ask you for personal information such as website log-in details or credit card numbers in an email. Never supply personal information via email, even if you're sent emails claiming to be from internationally recognised organisations.

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Useful contacts

Useful contacts

There are plenty of organisations which can help you if things go wrong, but if you have an experience - good or bad -let us know at enquiries@autotrader.co.uk.

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