Below is the boring but important stuff, we dont sell new items but we take a lot of time to photograph and video items for sale, whilst were confident there will be no lies in our descriptions we ask all buyers to remember that our job is to sell things.


TERMS OF SALE:

PAYMENT

No sale is final until some form of payment has been made, a deposit can be paid via Paypal or bank transfer, the item remains available for sale until the buyer commits. Contact within 24 hrs of any agreed sale and a deposit are required. All agreed sales must be paid in full within 7 days of agreement, regardless of any agreed collection or delivery dates. Any BUY IT NOW , winning bids or accepted OFFERS are subject to an instant Paypal deposit of £100 or the amount stated in the advert, and the balance of payment within 7 days by bank transfer or cash on collection. All items are to be paid in full, cleared funds, prior to removal from our premises or delivery.

WARRANTY
All items are sold as described and inspected at buyer’s discretion, normally without a warranty, this is due to the general age and condition of all used parts and the sub market value or trade asking price, warranties are available at additional costs on any item, as we only sell older items, warranties can be costly and often exceed the the asking price of the item. The lack of a warranty does not effect your statutory rights.
CLASSIC / VINTAGE ITEMS
All classic or vintage items are sold as collectors items and may not be suitable for the original intended use (Items over 15 years of age).
AGRICULTURAL ITEMS, TRACTOR & QUADS
All tractors, quads and agricultural equipment are sold on a spares or repairs basis for parts and not suitable for the original intended use. This is due to the former agricultural use of the item and the unknown condition of all moving parts, all these items are sold on a trade to trade basis.
BUYER INSPECTIONS
All buyers are required to make a complete inspection of the item prior to purchase and we welcome inspection by any qualified engineer, AA / RAC inspector or motor trade professional. Items delivered by our transport require the buyer to complete an inspection on delivery to satisfy themselves the item is suitable, as expected and fit for the intended purpose.
UNSEEN PURCHASE / DISTANCE SALE
For any buyer agreeing to a sale without viewing the item first, we provide the option to ask for any further information, photographs or videos of any specific part or area of concern prior to any commitment. We can accommodate and even arrange for any inspection by a third party AA/RAC or engineer on behalf of the buyer (at the buyers expense) prior to any commitment.
Any item sent by carrier, pallet, post or any other transport, where upon delivery, we cannot complete an inspection with the buyer, will ONLY be sold on a "Spares or Repairs" for parts, not suitable for its original intended purpose , Trade to Trade basis, no matter what the original advertisement implied, we will not sell any item deemed "Fit for Purpose" to ANY buyer who cannot sign as having inspected the item upon delivery by ourselves, such an item will NOT be accepted for a return as it will not be a consumer purchase and the buyer will be made very aware of this prior to purchase. We would much sooner meet our buyers and introduce them to the item they have bought, than send an item unseen.
DESCRIPTIONS
None of the information provided in our description (relevant to the item) has been verified and will have been taken from any accompanying paper work or details supplied by the former owner, anything of specific requirement can be checked at the buyers request . Unless otherwise stated no formal or expert inspection has been made of any item offered for sale and descriptions are based on a visual ground level inspection by an unqualified surveyor.
MILEAGE
We have no way to warranty the mileage recorded on the dashboard odometer of any used vehicle and as such all mileage readings are to be disregarded as incorrect and could differ from the actual mileage covered by the vehicle. Any item sold with a mileage recording device will be clearly labelled to discard the recorded reading.
MOT
As stated on the VOSA certificate a current MOT does not guarantee a road worthy vehicle for the duration of the certificate, all buyers are advised to inspect or have inspected any vehicle prior to use in order to satisfy them of the road worthy condition of the item.
CANCEL / RETURNS
Any item purchased by a "consumer" may be returned to us for a refund subject to these conditions and within 14 days from the date of purchase.
Should you wish to return an item please contact as soon as possible by phone on 01228 217511 or using the form by pressing the button below.
The cost of returning an item to us is to be paid by the Customer. The Customer will be solely responsible for additional costs incurred in returning an item including licensing, insurance, fuel cost, transport or recovery, these costs could be more than any original delivery charge, which may have been discounted or reduced. Any such costs must be paid for in full by the customer or will deducted from any refund.
The item being returned has developed a fault (being a mechanical fault or defect in materials or workmanship on the item) and such fault is apparent (acting reasonably). We will not accept a return simply because the Customer has changed their mind.
We are satisfied that the Customer is a private buyer, or consumer (and not a trade buyer or otherwise)
The item to be returned is in the same condition, save for the presence of the fault and fair wear and tear, as at the time of collection or delivery to the customer.
A fair and reasonable deduction may be taken from the original purchase price for the any use of the item by the customer.
We are satisfied that the Customer owns the item outright, that it free from any incumbrance and is fully entitled to return the item .

Catlowdy Carriages Ltd