Top Tools to Help You Find a Used Car

September 3rd, 2014 by

Buying a used car can help you save a lot of money while still getting a quality car. However, there are many options out there, and not all used cars are good cars. Using the right tools can help you find the right used car at the right budget.

Here are a few of the top tools to help you find a used car:

Local Used Car Dealership

A local used car dealership like McCluskey Automotive can help you find the right used car by giving you

a wide selection of vehicles to choose from and providing a friendly and knowledgeable sales person to guide you through your options. By shopping at the right used car dealership, you can find a used car that will fit your needs and your budget in no time.

Local Classifieds

While we don’t recommend buying a car from your local classifieds, you can use them to gain insights into car values. Browse your local listings to learn about what types of cars are available and about what kind of price they are selling for in your area. You can use that information to negotiate for a car you like, and you can use it to identify a bargain when you see one.

Kelley Blue Book

The Kelley Blue Book is an authoritative guide on car values. You can use it to determine not just what a specific model is valued at, but also what that model is valued at based on its specific features and its condition. The Kelley Blue Book can give you an understanding of how a car’s features can change its value. When you find a used car with a good price, you’ll know it. You can also use the information from the book to negotiate for an even better deal where possible.

Online Research

The Internet is a treasure trove of information. Use it to your advantage when trying to find a used car. You can look up information about pricing, recalls, known problems with the model and more. You can also read reviews from owners who have had a chance to drive the car for many months or years. This information will help you make the best selection.

When you are ready to start shopping, use these top tools to help you find a used car. Then come into McCluskey Automotive to check out our superior selection and service.