Category Archives: Preowned

Cars in Dealership

What’s Involved Before We Sell a Used Car

What We Do Before We Sell a Used Car Believe it or not, our inventory doesn’t show up ready to sell. When vehicles arrive, there are a few things that need to happen before car shoppers can even take a test drive. Regardless if it’s a trade-in, a lease return, or a used car purchased

Car in Service

How Driving Habits Affect Wear and Tear

How Do Driving Habits Affect a Car’s Wear and Tear? Cars today last much longer on average than even 20 years ago. That’s despite having more technology and recycled materials than ever. But there’s one factor on a vehicle’s operating life that still plays a major role: driving habits. How do driving habits affect wear

Here are Five of the Best Vehicles for Snow

Best Vehicles for Snow It won’t be long now until the fluffy white stuff covers the ground. That’s right, snow. Between November and April, there are an average of 14.5 days of snow every year. What does that mean for you? You need a vehicle that can handle year-round travel. That includes several months where

Tips to Help You Find Good Used Cars

Questions You Should Ask When You’re Shopping for Good Used Cars The search for good used cars goes much further than just liking the vehicle. Don’t you want to know that it’s going to last a long time, and that you’re getting what you think you’re getting? When you’re in the market for a pre-owned

Why a Trade In is a Good Buy

Why a Trade In is a Good Buy

You need to buy another vehicle, or you’re replacing your current car. But you don’t want someone else’s junk. You’ve seen so many falsely advertised private sales and heaps of scrap at seedy used car dealers. What you want is a car you can trust, one that’s going to last, and something that’s exactly as

Are Cars Over 100k Miles Worth Buying?

Are Cars Over 100k Miles Worth Buying?

Are Cars Over 100k Miles Worth Buying? You sit down at your computer and begin your search for cars under $10,000, or even cars under $5,000. As always, there are going to be a bunch of duds in the listings. Beat-up, wrecked, rebuilt, salvage titles, and high-mileage cars are some of the things you’ll encounter

How to buy a used car

How to Buy a Used Car

How to Buy a Used Car In the market for a used car but don’t know the best way to make your purchase? It’s not as easy as you’d think to spend thousands of dollars. Buying a car should be fun though, so you need to make it as stress-free as possible. How do you

How Long Should You Keep Your Car?

How Long Should You Keep a Car?

There’s a contentious question that a car owner is always asking: “When is it time to get rid of my car”? Whether you’ve bought it new or pre-owned, a car seldom grows in value. In fact, almost all cars begin to depreciate as soon as you’ve signed the bill of sale. The longer you own

What Those Dash Warning Lights Really Mean

You’re driving along through Kansas City, maybe even headed to a Royals game. Suddenly, a light pops up on the dashboard…but nothing seems to be working any differently at the moment. It could be a nefarious computer glitch, or maybe a sensor acting up, you tell yourself. But because you don’t know that much about

The Best Family Cars of 2018

It’s not common that you’re the only one driving in your car. Kids in the backseat, your significant other riding shotgun – your family is a major factor in the vehicle you own. You want a car that’s safe, has the room your family needs, and is convenient and efficient to operate. That’s why you’re

Does Your Used Car Need an Extended Warranty?

You’re looking for a reliable used car, truck, or SUV. No doubt, you’re looking for a newer vehicle than you have right now. You want something that isn’t going to break down on you and won’t cost you a fortune in repairs and downtime. One of the perks is that you’ll get newer technology than