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The Short Guide to Finding the Right Car for You

Finding the right car is never easy, because everyone’s situation is different. No matter what your situation is, there are a few things that you need to think about when you’re looking for the perfect new vehicle. What Do You Need in a Vehicle? Before you purchase anything, think about your personal needs. This is […]

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How Much Should You Spend on Your Car?

Answering the big question—how much you should spend on a car?—can be tough, because there are many variables that come into effect, including your income, the total cost of the car, the monthly payment of the car, your down payment, and if you have anything to trade in. While it ultimately depends on your own […]

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Used Car Inspection Sheet

Before you buy a used car, there are a few things you should check. Some of these things are minor and may not tell you anything about the car, but others can keep you from making a big mistake. Tools for Inspecting Don’t go used car shopping without a flashlight, a jack, and a clean […]

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What Does the 150-Point Inspection Really Cover?

Many dealerships these days are talking about the 150-point inspection. This is supposed to give consumers peace of mind about the vehicles on the lot, but you may ask yourself: “What do service technicians inspect during a 150-point inspection?” Here’s what the technicians are inspecting, and keep in mind: any damaged or unacceptable parts will […]

Taking A Test Drive

You’ve been planning this for a long time—or maybe this is a sudden necessity—and you’re getting ready to buy a new car. As you wander through parking lots, perusing possible candidates, you stop at a car that has that certain pop to you. Or you find the car you’ve been endlessly researching. You like the […]