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handcar

[′hand‚kär]
(mechanical engineering)
A small, four-wheeled, hand-pumped car used on railroad tracks to transport workers and equipment for construction or repair work; other cars for the same purpose are motor-operated.
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When searching for a second hand car that has not been verified by Sell it For Me, Dubizzle users are encouraged to look out for common red flags such as odd noises, lack of reactive brakes or poor acceleration when test driving a desired vehicle ahead of purchasing, a statement said.
It was a first/ second hand car: A first hand car, I purchased it directly from the factory in Stuttgart.
Thanks to its position at the northern end of the Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate, customers of Vroom can combine a visit to the second hand car retail park with a trip to the Silverlink Retail Park
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When buying a second hand car, your safest bet is buying a small car, because large luxury cars tend to lose their value faster than small cars.
Funny how every second hand car in Ireland was owned by a woman who only ever used it to go to the supermarket.
UK mobile operator Orange has launched a new service that lets its subscribers check on the ownership history of a second hand car.
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DODGY second hand car dealers are driving buyers round the bend.
OFFICIALS are clamping down on a rising number of illegal hand car washes which are springing up in Coventry without permission.
AN Irish property firm is selling houses in overseas locations for the price of a second hand car.
The LA Auto Hand Car Wash offers the ultimate car wash experience.