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

22 feb 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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  • 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 McGown4 ore fa
  • Cappuccino!

    ThEASbO888ThEASbO88820 ore fa
  • Just watched Wrench Everyday'sLotus video where they spoke about Pretty Woman and come to this video who also are talking about Pretty Woman...

    ThEASbO888ThEASbO88820 ore fa
  • @WoodEthan? Like "would" but "wood" Get it? 😂

    Smith_erzZSmith_erzZGiorno fa
  • I got it ages ago, how did they not get that!!?

    Greg NicholasGreg Nicholas2 giorni fa
  • 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 Evans2 giorni fa
  • 7:22 Just watching Ethan’s reactions are priceless lol

    MetalVIIMetalVII2 giorni fa
  • The only memorable Suzuki for me was the Cappuccino which I remembered from Initial D

    Davii MaiDavii Mai2 giorni fa
  • sorry that i have to be that guy but i was screaming cappuccino

    THATE46 KIDTHATE46 KID3 giorni fa
  • Can't wait to see someone on an electric scooter fall off and eat s**t

    Andrew FreemanAndrew Freeman3 giorni fa
  • 14 questions in. I got cappuccino

    Dan BartonDan Barton3 giorni fa
  • Confined space? Ha Ha, Ing-lund itself is now a confined space. (Nanny state gone wild).

    joe joejoe joe4 giorni fa
  • So what does Grumblefilx (??) means?

    f4tpief4tpie4 giorni fa
  • As quite a traditionally manly activity and I like Smale’s Male or @smalesmale and questions to the page should be called Smale Mail.

    f4tpief4tpie4 giorni fa
  • I’m sure Gareth is a nice guy but can we get him back in the spanners and away from the mic please?

    spyburn007spyburn0074 giorni fa
  • Finally alex got a car his size...

    Mathias StuhlMathias Stuhl4 giorni fa
  • 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 Yeung4 giorni fa
  • 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 Senaratne4 giorni fa
  • I was born in Beaconsfield. And I overshare.

    Ingens_ScherzIngens_Scherz5 giorni fa
  • The podcasts 🥱 I love the channel but do the viewing figures not tell you guys something?

    rancidstainrancidstain5 giorni fa
  • 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 _5 giorni fa
  • 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 Loach5 giorni fa
  • P. S. I know Ethan loves being humble, eathen should go to a garden centre

    Hemen DARWISHHemen DARWISH5 giorni fa
  • As soon he said its a rwd suzuki, i instantly new it was a cappuccino lol

    TheGolfHeadTheGolfHead5 giorni fa
  • I guessed Cappuchino by question 14

    n bn b6 giorni fa
  • are we all gonna ignore the fact that these lot dont know what grande punto is?

    S15 LifeS15 Life6 giorni fa
  • "wear normal clothes to buy a car" Me: wears shorts to everything. Oof. :(

    LassitudeLassitude6 giorni fa
  • got Cappuccino straight away!!

    Hambleton ShowcaseHambleton Showcase6 giorni fa
  • Can anyone put the timestamps up to skip any BMW talk? I just won't entertain BMW talk in 2021, BMW are an insult to my intelligence at this point.

    Suck my BollackitsSuck my Bollackits6 giorni fa
  • Ethan does wood

    Bobby RoeBobby Roe6 giorni fa
  • 17:33 - VAG doesn't stand for Volkswagen Audi Group. The company is called Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft or VAG for short. Just saying.

    Andrew BradleyAndrew Bradley6 giorni fa
  • 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 Stick6 giorni fa
  • I knew the second you said a rear wheel drive Suzuki 😂

    Lewis KeightleyLewis Keightley6 giorni fa
  • I was screaming cappuccino as soon as you said rwd suzuki!

    Sam WannellSam Wannell6 giorni fa
  • Rear wheel Suzuki and that smile is all we needed

    Aldi BerishaAldi Berisha7 giorni fa
  • Smales wood fondling

    Tarell EdwardsTarell Edwards7 giorni fa
  • Guessed it from the point he said yes to Suzuki after saying yes to RWD too 🤣

    Corin MarstonCorin Marston7 giorni fa
  • Ethan’s got wood. Surely it can’t be anything else.

    Ben BakerBen Baker7 giorni fa
  • The moment you said it was a RWD Suzuki - but it is difficult to be a car nerd

    Reimo ZooberReimo Zoober7 giorni fa
  • Eathens_got_wood

    SUNDOWN 80SUNDOWN 807 giorni fa
  • 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 Stewart7 giorni fa
  • I guessed Cappuccino as soon as you said Suzuki but only because you guys made a video on it.

    Matt CarterMatt Carter7 giorni fa
  • Will you make real car videos again? Car builds and tests as you use to do?

    Gábor FarkasGábor Farkas7 giorni fa
  • 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 Burgess7 giorni fa
  • Who are these people who don't know what a Vauxhall Senator is? haha

    Razor's Retro Game ShelfRazor's Retro Game Shelf7 giorni fa
  • Ethan’s softwood

    JaximusJaximus7 giorni fa
  • 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 hood7 giorni fa
  • I guessed cappuccino as soon as you said japanese and rwd 🤣

    keiokeio7 giorni fa
  • When my Cappuccino gets mentioned for a 2nd time 😀🤣

    keiokeio7 giorni fa
  • 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 Mathies8 giorni fa
  • What the hell are jogging bottoms? Are you talking about trackie dacks?

    Nathaniel MathiesNathaniel Mathies8 giorni fa
  • Name ideas: Stuff with Wood by Ethan Ethan's Hard Knocks Wood is Good

    AndrewBAndrewB8 giorni fa
  • Get rid of Jack. The dudes a wet lettuce.

    Suck my BollackitsSuck my Bollackits8 giorni fa
  • Got it Cappuccino :)

    Lewis TateLewis Tate8 giorni fa
  • It should be called. Handling wood.

    Reuben LangstoneReuben Langstone8 giorni fa
  • Guessed Capacinno immediately said Suzuki as as it suits you sir!🤔😂

    Marc deMarc de8 giorni fa
  • 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 Prior8 giorni fa
  • 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 Coin8 giorni fa
  • I got it in 9 questions

    Abarth_ Alex_Abarth_ Alex_8 giorni fa
  • For the Instagram handle it has to be Hammer and Smales for all woodwork things

    L555 CoreyL555 Corey8 giorni fa
  • Ethan's Handy Wood

    Kieran NashKieran Nash8 giorni fa
  • I guessed Suzuki Cappucino by about Question 8 😂

    mitsubishi2301mitsubishi23018 giorni fa
  • I think Alex mat Watson and Gareth should do the next top gear ??

    Rb ClarkRb Clark8 giorni fa
  • Romanians don't mind dipping the fingers in a pot of oil then saying the head gasket has gone

    Harry PebodyHarry Pebody8 giorni fa
  • 52:30 T- junction... the explanation is so confusing when you are used to left hand drive...

    Henning SchrothHenning Schroth8 giorni fa
  • Hold on if you accelerate hard from a light twice they’ll take your bike?? Wtf

    Justin HedrickJustin Hedrick8 giorni fa
  • If ethon can do it then anyone can lol

    ton mtb comicton mtb comic8 giorni fa
  • 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 Renals8 giorni fa
  • 13.55 its called a Section 59 😂🤦‍♂️

    Andrew JohnsonAndrew Johnson8 giorni fa
  • After all that the guy still took cash surprised it wasn't all fake

    ScottScott8 giorni fa
  • Ethan's would work?

    Yusuf MoosajeeYusuf Moosajee8 giorni fa
  • At not 4 or 6 pot question I was screaming cappuccino!

    Paul CPaul C8 giorni fa
  • Glad to hear Police in Warwickshire are trying to deal with dangerous driving, so many shitty boy racers around here.

    Benji RenalsBenji Renals8 giorni fa
  • liberty city theme while riding down the M1 lol

    Joel CairnsJoel Cairns8 giorni fa
  • 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 H8 giorni fa
  • I got it

    Not James MayNot James May8 giorni fa
  • 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.

    RotaryBroRotaryBro8 giorni fa
  • Most idiots arent using the electric scooters on the roads, they're using them on pavements.

    6RadaR66RadaR68 giorni fa
  • 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 Williams8 giorni fa
  • 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 Law8 giorni fa
  • Wood with Ethan

    Benjamin WilliamsBenjamin Williams8 giorni fa
  • the cappuccino is just a knock off of a mazda MX5#

    Ethan BevanEthan Bevan8 giorni fa
  • 0:15 Jack was feeling it this time

    ChaosPotatoChaosPotato8 giorni fa
  • Just looked on auto trader and there is a perodua Nippa on there right now!! Ethan, get it while you can.

    Mr. EMr. E8 giorni fa
  • 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 G8 giorni fa
  • I knew it was going to be a cappuccino as soon as Suzuki was guessed !!

    James JonesJames Jones8 giorni fa
  • This makes me want to see Jack / Gareth or Ethan to put the Instagram sticker on Phil

    Danial NobleDanial Noble8 giorni fa
  • I guessed it right as soon as you said it wasn't neither a 6 nor a 4 pot

    Firosh GeorgeFirosh George8 giorni fa
  • Cappuccino was my guest straight after you said rwd

    Sam GammonSam Gammon8 giorni fa
  • The milkman's wood

    Jack McMahonJack McMahon8 giorni fa
  • I'm late, but, surely it should be Ethan Plays With Wood or Ethan Works Wood, or....

    ryhildoryhildo8 giorni fa
  • Ethan playing with his wood!

    Daniel GarrattDaniel Garratt8 giorni fa
  • I got cappuccino as soon as I heard it was a rwd Suzuki, it's the only rwd Suzuki that I know of, I'm sure there's others but I don't know them

    Brecon CameronBrecon Cameron8 giorni fa
  • Jeep

    sanna sanyangsanna sanyang9 giorni fa
  • I laughed when u all thought of the exact car i own e46 330d touring hahaahah

    BMXaholicBMXaholic9 giorni fa
  • Is Gareth a permanent member of cast?

    J RichieJ Richie9 giorni fa
  • The electric scooters are NOT legal yet. There are some trials going on in some cities with partners like lime, but those are only available for short-term hire. The privately owned ones are still illegal on all public roads...

    FrostGhostFrostGhost9 giorni fa
    • @Nicolas Peart Exactly, they should be completely legalised imo.

      FrostGhostFrostGhost7 giorni fa
    • What's the difference when somebodys on one, whether its his own or a companies?

      Nicolas PeartNicolas Peart7 giorni fa
  • i actually know what a Vauxhall senator was

    Henry KravitzHenry Kravitz9 giorni fa
  • FIAT BRAVO?? It's a grande punto lads come on

    lordmaximuslordmaximus9 giorni fa
  • Ethans Got Wood

    AXGAXG9 giorni fa
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