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How to Check a Used Car's Price In Dubai

Updated: Mar 12

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Buying a car can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You want to find the best value for your used car, but how do you determine what that value truly is? Fear not, for we're about to unveil the secrets to mastering the art of valuing a used car.

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Understanding the Dynamics

Before diving into setting a price, it's crucial to grasp the factors influencing a car's value. Mileage and age, trim and options, condition, and service history are key players in this game. Each element contributes to the final price of your car.

Mileage and Age

Imagine two cars of the same make and model, but one has been driven extensively while the other remains relatively pristine. Naturally, the latter will command a higher price due to lesser wear and tear. Age also plays a significant role, with newer vehicles generally holding more value.

Trim and Options

The bells and whistles of your car matter more than you think. A fully loaded vehicle with all the fancy add-ons will fetch a higher price compared to its more basic counterpart. Think of it as the difference between a rental-spec S-Class and a Maybach.


Scratches, dents and a faded clear coat will do more harm than good when it comes to the perceived value of your car. A well-maintained vehicle, both mechanically and aesthetically, will always be more desirable. Remember, first impressions matter, and can make or break a deal.

Service History

The proof is in the pudding, or in this case, the service receipts. Demonstrating a comprehensive service history shows that a car is well taken care of, increasing its value.

Where to Check the Car's Price

Now that we've gotten the nitty gritty out of the way, let's explore some methods to determine the right price for your vehicle.

Online Car Value Calculators

Harness the power of technology by utilising online car value calculators. These tools provide a quick and educated estimate of a car's worth, serving as a valuable reference point in your buying decision-making. We recommend using Drivearabia for this, as they have a comprehensive list of cars from all model years, with all the different trim levels accounted for as well. However, please note that these calculators are usually created by car dealers and the price they offer may be lower than the actual demand.

Market Analysis

Knowledge is power, and in this case, knowledge of the market is paramount. Research similar cars listed for sale, considering factors such as mileage, condition, and features. By gauging the state of the market, you can arrive at a reasonable valuation.

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BeSoji Car Valuation

For a more professional and accurate valuation, consider BeSoji’s car inspection service, which will perform a comprehensive 320-point inspection, checking each and every aspect of any car. We will uncover and inform you of any faults with the car. This also includes a VIN check to check the history of the car to see if it has been in any accidents, had its odometer rolled back or has been imported from elsewhere. At the end of the process, we will provide a fair price valuation for the car, with all the faults in mind.


Buying a used car doesn't have to be a daunting task. By understanding the factors at play and leveraging the right tools and services, you can approach any transaction with confidence knowing that you will get the most value for your money. No matter what tools you use, knowledge is key when it comes to negotiating the best deal.

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