If shopping around for a new car and you have a trade-in to go towards your new purchase, you’re likely wondering the trade-in value of your auto. Fortunately, you can easily find out the truck or car’s worth and resale value of your vehicle. For no cost, you can visit sites such as Kelley Blue Book and Consumer Reports. These sites can help you go into the car buying process better informed about the current market value of your auto.
How to Get the Most Out of Your Trade-In
The value of a trade-in varies and can depend on a number of factors, such as the local market conditions, the dealer’s inventory, and, of course, the age, mileage, and overall condition of the vehicle. That said, there are ways you can prepare and help boost the value of your trade-in.
Clean the Inside and Out
It may go without saying, but many fail to consider the importance of giving the interior and exterior a good cleaning before trading in for a new car. A clean car can make a great impression and may help you get a better offer.
Self Inspect and Repair Minor Issues
Dings, dents, and other exterior blemishes can lower your car’s value. Try buffing these out before going to a car dealership. You can also check your car’s liquids and top them off. Leave any major repair for the dealer since they can perform the repair at a much lower cost than you.
Collect Paperwork and Auto Accessories
Before heading out to the dealership in Denton, gather important documents, including the registration, car title, and any service records. And don’t forget the accessories that came with the car, such as spare keys or tool kit.
Get an Offer for Your Trade-In
Give us the details of your vehicle and we can give you an offer today. We buy cars and offer up to $250 more than competitors. Visit our dealership or request a quote online.