Never allow a buyer to test drive the car alone. Do not leave a potential buyer alone with the vehicle, give them the keys or let them borrow the car documents. If you have a keyless fob, keep hold of it at all times, even on a test drive. For further selling advice please follow this link - http://www.autotrader.co.uk/content/advice/tips-on-selling-a-used-car-safely
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