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Pressnews.biz (Press Release) Mar 3, 2015
-- The decision to buy a mobility bike is a big leap. It asks for a huge investment. For this reason, it still remains practically impossible for a majority of the people in the disabled community. Fortunately, things have changed for the better recently. Numerous organizations have now taken up the task of bringing freedom of movement to the low-income classes in the society. Buying a gently used item is another option worth trying. Given below are some helpful tips in this regard chosen from mobility experts from Better Life Mobility Center http://www.betterlifemobility.com/, San Diego - CA.
Tips to buy a used 4 wheel mobility scooter
Budget does not have to be a concern when shopping for a mobility scooter. Get a used one and enjoy the independence you want. All you need to do is to keep the points given below in mind.
1. Determine the purpose and type
The advice will definitely sound repetitive. But, the unfortunate situation is that people often neglect this aspect and go for the cheapest model available. Understand that the divisions are quite stringent in mobility scooters. The ones designed for indoor use may not be ideal to take on the road. You can get a model designed for both indoor and outdoor use. But, it may have its own limitations.
2. Turn to the Internet
As you know, Internet is the easiest available source of information on anything under the sun. With the model at sight, locating a device here is going to be an easy job. Explore the websites like eBay and you would come across great deals on excellent-quality disability scooters. Book the model you feel will work for you and get the same at your doorstep; you don’t even have to leave your home to complete the process. Your local newspaper is another platform worth trying.
3. Take a specialist along with you
The seller may come up with exorbitant claims. The best way to make a good purchase is to request a specialist to accompany you when inspecting your favorite model. The expert will give you practical advice on its condition and if repairs have to be done before you can use it.
4. Check its appearance
Outward appearance may deceive when judging a person. But, it never tells lies with regard to an electric scooter. The vehicle should look neat and clean. Don’t buy it if the seats and driving axle are worn out. Check the battery and all the connections. A loose connection anywhere is an alert asking for repair or cancelation of the deal. Don’t forget to inspect the device for rust and other signs of damage.
5. Test-drive the vehicle
This is something you should never ignore when buying a used mobility bike. Riding on the same should be a true enjoyment. You should face no difficulty to operate the controls.
If you feel that even the most affordable model is beyond your reach, put the device you selected in your “watch list.” Most of the websites allow you to do it. Done this, apply for funding to as many organizations as possible. A bit of effort and patience will give the 4 wheel mobility scooter you want at a rate you can manage.
From the other hand if you are aiming for new product go to http://www.betterlifemobility.com/ and check models on sale! For pick up in store rebate click here http://www.betterlifemobility.com/Mobility-Products/Wheelchairs-Scooters/Scooters/4-Wheel-Scooter.
Contact Person: Mo Abusham
E-mail: [email protected]
BETTER LIFE MOBILITY CENTERS
Address: 8130 Parkway Dr.La Mesa, CA 91942
Tel/Fax: 888 540 8267