Train yourself to notice the following details and remember CYMBAL:
C: Color - include dark or light in your description.
Y: Year - estimated
M: Make - foreign or American-made, Honda, Ford, Volvo, etc.
Model - Honda Civic, Accord; Ford Mustang, Taurus, etc.
B: Body Type - sedan, two door, convertible, truck, station wagon, van, etc.
A: Additional Features - damage, dangling muffler, custom paint job, etc.
L: License Number - speciify the state of origin
Direction of Travel
Example: A red, late model, Dodge station wagon, Washington license plate number, ABC !23, with a large dent in the rear bumper, heading west on South 9th from ...