Let's say you just bought yourself a fancy 1984 Subaru wagon off Craigslist and you're ready to cruise around town and impress all the attractive people. But wait! There's stuff you need to do first.

What stuff, you ask? That's what we're here to discuss today. What do you need to do after you buy a used car?

Unlike something new, you can't always just roll out of the dealer lot and shine. There may be some things you need to do first, like basic maintenance or cleaning. If there's anything I learned from Gran Turismo, it's change the oil right away, because that adds a bunch of horsepower. It's probably true in real life too.

Your turn, what are your tips after taking that used beauty home?