How to Buy Equipment on

How to Buy Equipment on
How to Buy Equipment on
Author: Small Business Expert | August 11, 2020 | Topic: Used Equipment

How to Buy Equipment on

Buying used equipment is an excellent way to add to your fleet and expand your business capabilities. For reliable used machinery, our network of used Cat® equipment dealers has the high-quality options you're looking for. is an essential resource that compiles used equipment inventory from our Cat dealers so you can see everything they have available.

Once you find a machine that you're interested in, the process for buying equipment on Cat Used is easy and straightforward. You will deal directly with the dealer that has the equipment, and Cat Used provides numerous contact methods to get things started.

Here are the different ways to buy equipment on Cat Used.


1. Message the Seller

You can reach out to the seller directly about a specific product listing on Cat Used. When you view the listing online, you will see a "Message the Seller" box on the right side of the page. In this box, you can input your contact information, and a sales rep from the dealer will get in touch with you promptly.

Messaging the seller is a great way to get more information about the equipment before you move forward with the purchase.


2. Send an Offer

If you know you want that particular piece of equipment, you can go ahead and send in an offer. Maybe you've been waiting for this machine to become available, or it might simply check all the boxes for features that you need. Whatever the case, Cat Used makes submitting an offer quick and easy.

On the top right of the product listing page, you will see a "Send an Offer" box. Simply enter the dollar amount you are willing to pay and press the "Confirm Offer" button — your offer will immediately be sent to the dealership. A sales rep from that dealership will then be able to reach out to you to discuss your offer and other purchase details.


3. Call the Dealer

If you want to contact the dealer directly, you can also give them a call. In the "Message the Seller" box on the product listing page, you can click to show the phone number of a sales rep at that dealership. The sales rep's name will also be listed above the number so you know who you are calling.

Having a phone call with the sales rep gives you a chance to discuss the equipment in further detail as well as organize logistics like payment and warranty options.

Find Used Equipment on is designed to make your equipment search easier and more fruitful. We compile used equipment posts from our Cat dealers for a single source of product listings, and we make it easy for you to get in touch with a sales rep about the machine that interests you.

If you're looking for a specific piece of equipment, you can also set up email alerts so that you are notified as soon as it becomes available. Start your search today and browse used Cat products online.

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