Exterior Condition: Grades A – E
GRADE A – A clean vehicle with a condition that equates to its age and mileage. There may be some minor damage such as light scratches or small chips to the paintwork that can be fixed with some light touch up work. The car may also need some amount of polishing and some minor part replacement. Estimated cost of repairs is approximately £150.
GRADE B – This vehicle will require a small amount of SMART repair, such as local paint repairs and some minor parts could possibly require replacement. Estimated cost of repairs is approximately £300.
GRADE C – This vehicle may need some body shop repair, up to two panels worth of work. It may also need some replacement parts and/or SMART repair. Estimated cost of these repairs is approximately £450.
GRADE D – Requires up to three panels of body shop repair. Will also require replacement parts and/or SMART repair. Estimated cost of repairs is approximately £750.
GRADE E – Vehicle is in a condition that requires a high level of restoration and/or refurbishment work. Poor condition means that it will need a lot of work to be retail ready.
Interior Condition: Grades 1-3
GRADE 1 (A) – Overall in good clean condition reflecting the vehicles age and mileage. May require a minor valet.
GRADE 2 (B) – Interior condition is dirty and will require a thorough professional valet to reach a retail standard. May need some SMART repair work.
GRADE 3 (C) – Damaged interior and/or stains to upholstery or fixtures. May need replacement parts and will need a high level of valeting to make the vehicle retail ready.