The $1,000 (or less) Good Used Car

Can you get a decent car for $1,000 or less? fotog/Getty Images

Make no mistake: Buying any car is a serious endeavor -- and buying a good used car is an art. In a market chock-full of lemons, overpriced junkers and ticking transmission time bombs, is it really still possible to find a decent used car for under $1,000? Join Scott and Ben as they explore the tricky ins-and-outs of getting a good deal (with a few surprises along the way).