Shopping for a Used Vehicle
When buying a car, the choices are endless. Buying used inventory can be quite different from buying new. The advantage, however, is that usually used cars are more affordable. Whether you are a first-time buyer or not, research should be the first rule of thumb! What are you looking for exactly?
To assist, here is a step-by-step guide to get you thinking even before you step into our dealership to buy a vehicle.
These tips will ensure that you understand the process and get a competitive price for the vehicle you are looking for!
What's Your Budget Like?
Used cars may need more attention than your typical new car. Registration fees, monthly insurance costs, and any future maintenance and repairs must be accounted for. Factoring the extra fees into your budget will increase the likelihood of purchasing a good quality and reliable vehicle.
See our Payment Calculator to start your search with a guideline on future payments.
What’s Your Game Plan?
What cars are in line with your lifestyle? Having a list of 3-4 cars that you may be interested in will help narrow the selection of your vehicle. Ashland Ford Chrysler understands that everyone has a unique lifestyle and different budgets.
We recommend that more than one make and model be considered. If you're not sure what you're looking for, take some time to browse our used vehicles You can filter your search by several variables to find just the car you want. We've got a wide range of cars, SUVs, trucks, and more.
You Have to Ask the Right Questions
So, you found what you were looking for, what now? It's time to dig a bit deeper and find out the vehicle's history. Our experts are here to answer any questions you may have.
Here are a few questions you might want to have answered:
- How long of a test drive can I take?
- Where was the vehicle purchased from?
- Can I view the car certification?
- Does the vehicle come with a warranty?
Ashland Ford Chrysler is here to provide you with the best pre-owned vehicles. When you buy a used car from us, you will find each vehicle has been through thorough inspections.
The Advantage of Buying from Us
Our staff is here to give you the individual attention you need to find the satisfaction with your new purchase. Let us show you how you benefit from all of this by calling 715-682-8400 or stopping by our lot in Ashland!