tire kicker

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tire kicker

1. One who examines or inspects a second-hand car or cars, often without really intending to buy anything. Primarily heard in Australia. This guy isn't a serious buyer, he's just a tire kicker.
2. One who wastes another's time. We need serious candidates for this position, so make sure to eliminate any tire kickers.
See also: kicker, tire
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The chairman also took questions on the takeover saga and said: "There is interest all the time from tyre kickers and others but there's nothing in writing on the table that would be of interest, nothing to the advantage of the club.
It's pitched at tyre kickers and grease monkeys and is a simple informative series of "How to" videos.