How To Beat This Common Car-Buying Scam | Your Car Stories

22 veebr 2021
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This week, we reveal an increasingly common car-buying scam, discuss things that grind your gears and Gareth talks about his recent run-in with the law!
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  • 99% Click Bait. Not good, Guys

    grahamt33grahamt3310 päeva tagasi
  • I was screaming cappuccino after the Subaru/Suzuki question 😂😂😂🤣🤣🤣

    Stavros BanosStavros Banos11 päeva tagasi
  • 26:56 - *Punto Evo :D

    wernvilla2wernvilla212 päeva tagasi
  • fire extinguisher in stick form? you must be Jo King

    donkosaurusdonkosaurus27 päeva tagasi
  • My old vitaras neutral battery terminal was touching the bonnet not letting it start. i only found out it was that because with the bonnet up it was fine and there was a hole in the bonnet where it contacted.

    George ColemanGeorge Coleman28 päeva tagasi
  • 51:23 - ".... they've got a top speed of around 20mph........" I have an electric scooter in China (stand on, not like a Vespa, although I have an electric Niu scooter too) that does GPS verified 52kph (32mph). It can genuinely be a bit scary! 😂

    Liam NIreLiam NIreМісяць tagasi
  • Genuinely, after a few manufacturers (maybe 3 or 4) I was shouting "Cappuccino!" at my tablet.....

    Liam NIreLiam NIreМісяць tagasi
  • I got space in Sussex. Wisconsin usa. The next town over is lisbon. No lie

    Black ThunderBlack ThunderМісяць tagasi
  • Question 12

    Callum MankelowCallum MankelowМісяць tagasi
  • When are you guys roasting our cars again? Would love to get a chance to my newest addition lol

    Joseph PhelpsJoseph PhelpsМісяць tagasi
  • pattern emerging... avoid eastern euros when selling a car

    fatBoyfatBoyМісяць tagasi
  • Don't dress like a dosser and expect somebody to treat you like you're going to drop a heavy bag on a car. The amount of time wasters out there is unreal, don't dress like you are one.

    JayJayМісяць tagasi
  • Thx Tom

    PugToursPugToursМісяць tagasi
  • Hated to say it chaps.... think u getting scammed with the scam stories..... self-scamming in public?

    PugToursPugToursМісяць tagasi
  • Vitara does that .. u need to just open and clean the starter . Clean the gear and it will last u another 10k km

    god forgedgod forgedМісяць tagasi
  • Very strange. It’s 2am and I cannot sleep and so I’ve decided to crack on with my Lego Technics McLaren Senna GTR that I got for my birthday and watch the latest CT podcast 😂 What a coincidence!

    Hamish McGownHamish McGownМісяць tagasi
  • Cappuccino!

    ThEASbO888ThEASbO888Місяць tagasi
  • Just watched Wrench Everyday'sLotus video where they spoke about Pretty Woman and come to this video who also are talking about Pretty Woman...

    ThEASbO888ThEASbO888Місяць tagasi
  • @WoodEthan? Like "would" but "wood" Get it? 😂

    Smith_erzZSmith_erzZМісяць tagasi
  • I got it ages ago, how did they not get that!!?

    Greg NicholasGreg NicholasМісяць tagasi
  • As soon as RWD and Suzuki, my question was is it a Kei Car, if yes then I would have gone in deep with is it a Cappuccino!

    Tom EvansTom EvansМісяць tagasi
  • 7:22 Just watching Ethan’s reactions are priceless lol

    MetalVIIMetalVIIМісяць tagasi
  • The only memorable Suzuki for me was the Cappuccino which I remembered from Initial D

    Davii MaiDavii MaiМісяць tagasi
  • sorry that i have to be that guy but i was screaming cappuccino

    THATE46 KIDTHATE46 KIDМісяць tagasi
  • Can't wait to see someone on an electric scooter fall off and eat s**t

    Andrew FreemanAndrew FreemanМісяць tagasi
  • 14 questions in. I got cappuccino

    Dan BartonDan BartonМісяць tagasi
  • Confined space? Ha Ha, Ing-lund itself is now a confined space. (Nanny state gone wild).

    joe joejoe joeМісяць tagasi
  • So what does Grumblefilx (??) means?

    f4tpief4tpieМісяць tagasi
  • As quite a traditionally manly activity and I like Smale’s Male or @smalesmale and questions to the page should be called Smale Mail.

    f4tpief4tpieМісяць tagasi
  • I’m sure Gareth is a nice guy but can we get him back in the spanners and away from the mic please?

    spyburn007spyburn007Місяць tagasi
  • Finally alex got a car his size...

    Mathias StuhlMathias StuhlМісяць tagasi
  • I knew it was a Cappuccino when Alex said yes it is a suzuki!!! I was LOLing how long it took them haha

    Paul YeungPaul YeungМісяць tagasi
  • I had my stolen car listed for sale in Dagenham by Romanians so this story is very accurate and one to beware off

    Dilan SenaratneDilan SenaratneМісяць tagasi
  • I was born in Beaconsfield. And I overshare.

    Ingens_ScherzIngens_ScherzМісяць tagasi
  • The podcasts 🥱 I love the channel but do the viewing figures not tell you guys something?

    rancidstainrancidstainМісяць tagasi
  • 25:30 Hey dan hit me up, we live near each other xD, is it bad that i recognized exactly where the photo was taken from?

    Nyneg _Nyneg _Місяць tagasi
  • Back in the early '90's I was a salesman for a car company. An elderly, scruffy looking gent came in & was looking at a new 4X4. My fellow salesmen totally ignored him. I took an interest as I was young & eager & thought I could improve my sales technique just by talking to the man. To cut a long story short he bought the Landcruiser in cash & that's when I found out that Scotland did a £100 note! Book....cover....do not judge! All the best...........

    Michael LoachMichael LoachМісяць tagasi
  • P. S. I know Ethan loves being humble, eathen should go to a garden centre

    HEMEN DARWISHHEMEN DARWISHМісяць tagasi
  • As soon he said its a rwd suzuki, i instantly new it was a cappuccino lol

    TheGolfHeadTheGolfHeadМісяць tagasi
  • I guessed Cappuchino by question 14

    n bn bМісяць tagasi
  • are we all gonna ignore the fact that these lot dont know what grande punto is?

    S15 LifeS15 LifeМісяць tagasi
  • "wear normal clothes to buy a car" Me: wears shorts to everything. Oof. :(

    LassitudeLassitudeМісяць tagasi
  • got Cappuccino straight away!!

    Hambleton ShowcaseHambleton ShowcaseМісяць tagasi
  • Ethan does wood

    Bobby RoeBobby RoeМісяць tagasi
  • 17:33 - VAG doesn't stand for Volkswagen Audi Group. The company is called Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft or VAG for short. Just saying.

    Andrew BradleyAndrew BradleyМісяць tagasi
  • Thanks for the shout out guys! Glad to be keeping Phil covered now, Alex. Would be great to have you guys come and see how these work and what they can do sometime!

    Fire Safety StickFire Safety StickМісяць tagasi
  • I knew the second you said a rear wheel drive Suzuki 😂

    Lewis KeightleyLewis KeightleyМісяць tagasi
  • I was screaming cappuccino as soon as you said rwd suzuki!

    Sam WannellSam WannellМісяць tagasi
  • Rear wheel Suzuki and that smile is all we needed

    Aldi BerishaAldi BerishaМісяць tagasi
  • Smales wood fondling

    Tarell EdwardsTarell EdwardsМісяць tagasi
  • Guessed it from the point he said yes to Suzuki after saying yes to RWD too 🤣

    Corin MarstonCorin MarstonМісяць tagasi
  • Ethan’s got wood. Surely it can’t be anything else.

    Ben BakerBen BakerМісяць tagasi
  • The moment you said it was a RWD Suzuki - but it is difficult to be a car nerd

    Reimo ZooberReimo ZooberМісяць tagasi
  • Eathens_got_wood

    SUNDOWN 80SUNDOWN 80Місяць tagasi
  • One old lady owner, only ever driven to church on Sundays. (The stupid Landrover has spent so much of its life broken that the milage is incredibly low) Genuine milage, runs well (We've just spent thousands getting it working again, please buy it before it breaks) Becoming very rare (running examples that is, immaculate broken examples are still very common) Recently had big money spent (just had a lot of money spent so we can sell it) Superior English engineering (inferior reliability) Genuine reason for sale (genuinely over it, this car is cursed) Come grab a bargain (come buy a lemon)

    William StewartWilliam StewartМісяць tagasi
  • I guessed Cappuccino as soon as you said Suzuki but only because you guys made a video on it.

    Matt CarterMatt CarterМісяць tagasi
  • Will you make real car videos again? Car builds and tests as you use to do?

    Gábor FarkasGábor FarkasМісяць tagasi
  • Bikers filtering, that’s the whole point in owning a bike isn’t it??? I don’t own/ride a bike, but I completely respect the love and joy of them 👍🏻

    Paul BurgessPaul BurgessМісяць tagasi
  • Who are these people who don't know what a Vauxhall Senator is? haha

    Razor's Retro Game ShelfRazor's Retro Game ShelfМісяць tagasi
  • Ethan’s softwood

    JaximusJaximusМісяць tagasi
  • i would go to a car dealership, wearing what ever the hell i wanted to, picked up my most recent car in a full blown tracksuit as it happens. Still drove away in the car....silly really that people will look at your choice of clothing that day and assume your social stature or wealth small story....my fathers friend was 19, going back 33 years ago, 2 men came onto the forecourt, he was a car sales man. Guys came in, old jeans, tee shirts...trainers....older guys in the forecourt where like, you can have them good luck getting a sale....he sold 12 ford seirras as a fleet sale. I dont know if my old man, told me this story, to make me think to never judge a book by its cover, or to never judge a person by their appearance (if so it worked for me) or if it actually happend...but it made me believe that everyone, regardless of looks, wealth, or anything else, deserves as much a chance as a guy strolling in with a suit my two pence for what its worth

    mark hoodmark hoodМісяць tagasi
  • I guessed cappuccino as soon as you said japanese and rwd 🤣

    keiokeioМісяць tagasi
  • When my Cappuccino gets mentioned for a 2nd time 😀🤣

    keiokeioМісяць tagasi
  • I got Cappuccino. Not too many rear wheel drive Suzuki. I initially thought Vitarra but then when you said its not 4 or 6 cylinder I automatically thought 3 cylinder rear wheel drive. Cappuccino obvious answer.

    Nathaniel MathiesNathaniel MathiesМісяць tagasi
  • What the hell are jogging bottoms? Are you talking about trackie dacks?

    Nathaniel MathiesNathaniel MathiesМісяць tagasi
  • Name ideas: Stuff with Wood by Ethan Ethan's Hard Knocks Wood is Good

    AndrewBAndrewBМісяць tagasi
  • Got it Cappuccino :)

    Lewis TateLewis TateМісяць tagasi
  • It should be called. Handling wood.

    Reuben LangstoneReuben LangstoneМісяць tagasi
  • Guessed Capacinno immediately said Suzuki as as it suits you sir!🤔😂

    Marc deMarc deМісяць tagasi
  • Someone tried to pull that "headgasket failure" scam on a friend of mine. He also smelt a rat and got his wife and daughter to keep them talking whilst he checked his CCTV. You should have seen their faces when he showed them the footage of one of them pouring something in the exhaust and then my friend telling them that if they really wanted it, the price had now doubled. They went away empty handed.

    Alex PriorAlex PriorМісяць tagasi
  • I had the same scam done to me and a friend when we were selling an Alpina, The story was exactly the same and I mean exactly the same and it was quite a scary experience although we never let the car go

    Pound CoinPound CoinМісяць tagasi
  • I got it in 9 questions

    Abarth_ Alex_Abarth_ Alex_Місяць tagasi
  • For the Instagram handle it has to be Hammer and Smales for all woodwork things

    L555 CoreyL555 CoreyМісяць tagasi
  • Ethan's Handy Wood

    Kieran NashKieran NashМісяць tagasi
  • I guessed Suzuki Cappucino by about Question 8 😂

    mitsubishi2301mitsubishi2301Місяць tagasi
  • I think Alex mat Watson and Gareth should do the next top gear ??

    Rb ClarkRb ClarkМісяць tagasi
  • Romanians don't mind dipping the fingers in a pot of oil then saying the head gasket has gone

    Harry PebodyHarry PebodyМісяць tagasi
  • 52:30 T- junction... the explanation is so confusing when you are used to left hand drive...

    Henning SchrothHenning SchrothМісяць tagasi
  • Hold on if you accelerate hard from a light twice they’ll take your bike?? Wtf

    Justin HedrickJustin HedrickМісяць tagasi
  • If ethon can do it then anyone can lol

    ton mtb comicton mtb comicМісяць tagasi
  • The problem with being able to hear a bike coming while in your car, is that everyone else has to hear that bike for half a mile around.

    Benji RenalsBenji RenalsМісяць tagasi
  • 13.55 its called a Section 59 😂🤦‍♂️

    Andrew JohnsonAndrew JohnsonМісяць tagasi
  • After all that the guy still took cash surprised it wasn't all fake

    ScottScottМісяць tagasi
  • Ethan's would work?

    Yusuf MoosajeeYusuf MoosajeeМісяць tagasi
  • At not 4 or 6 pot question I was screaming cappuccino!

    Paul CPaul CМісяць tagasi
  • Glad to hear Police in Warwickshire are trying to deal with dangerous driving, so many shitty boy racers around here.

    Benji RenalsBenji RenalsМісяць tagasi
  • liberty city theme while riding down the M1 lol

    Joel CairnsJoel CairnsМісяць tagasi
  • my uncle went to a Porsche dealership a couple years ago and began to look around and decided on a 911 and when he wanted for someone to offer their services so he could by the car they wouldn't go near him, so he went to Audi ttrs (manual). I'm not rich enough to own an Audi or porsche. Just a story.

    Jamie HJamie HМісяць tagasi
  • I got it

    Not James MayNot James MayМісяць tagasi
  • Jeans are workwear typically used by construction workers and trades people. Joggers, slacks and shorts are leisure wear - you are going to buy a car in your leisure time. Makes sense to me.

    RotaryBroRotaryBroМісяць tagasi
  • Most idiots arent using the electric scooters on the roads, they're using them on pavements.

    6RadaR66RadaR6Місяць tagasi
  • Also, regarding electric scooters, only the schemes run by local councils in city centres are legal. The ones you buy yourself are still illegal to use in public places.

    Benjamin WilliamsBenjamin WilliamsМісяць tagasi
  • Loving the Grinds my gears bits the most guys, keep on with the rage stuff it’s hilarious 😂. Let’s face it we all need to vent off and seeing you all join is awesome. Can’t wait for the next podcast 😁

    Andrew LawAndrew LawМісяць tagasi
  • Wood with Ethan

    Benjamin WilliamsBenjamin WilliamsМісяць tagasi
  • the cappuccino is just a knock off of a mazda MX5#

    Ethan BevanEthan BevanМісяць tagasi
  • 0:15 Jack was feeling it this time

    ChaosPotatoChaosPotatoМісяць tagasi
  • Just looked on auto trader and there is a perodua Nippa on there right now!! Ethan, get it while you can.

    Mr. EMr. EМісяць tagasi
  • As soon as he said RWD and Suzuki, I guessed Cappucino, although I'm not sure that's something to be proud of.

    Gary GGary GМісяць tagasi
  • I knew it was going to be a cappuccino as soon as Suzuki was guessed !!

    James JonesJames JonesМісяць tagasi
  • This makes me want to see Jack / Gareth or Ethan to put the Instagram sticker on Phil

    Danial NobleDanial NobleМісяць tagasi
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