Key questions before buying pre-owned vehicle

After all, there are still considerable sums at stake, and we have to make sure that we make the best choice for ourselves and our family.There are several considerations that must be taken into account when buying a vehicle. 'opportunity. After all, there is still considerable sums at stake, and we have to make sure that we make the best choice for us and our family. 

The best choice, in simple terms, is the vehicle that will meet our needs, which will be reliable and that will respect our budget.

So you have to ask yourself the right questions when buying the used model and these good questions will revolve around these three important elements.

What are our needs?

It may sound like a simple question, but the reality is that when we shop for a used vehicle, there will be many types of models available to us. We can move around to look at a certain model, and suddenly we see another completely different model at the dealership. Maybe this model is more luxurious, sportier, or just more fun to drive, and we'll be tempted to focus on it if it's priced right even though at first maybe we want a minivan.

In short, the important thing is to determine your needs before shopping. The needs generally revolve around interior space, driving behavior (comfort or performance), or fuel economy. Make a list of the things that are most important to you. If that's cargo space, you probably need a used SUV. If it's interior space, a utility might do the trick, but it might be a used minivan that will best meet your expectations. If you just want a reliable, economical car to get from point A to point B, you might want to consider a used Japanese or Korean compact.

What is my budget?

When we buy a used vehicle, it is important to be aware of our budget. You have to be able to know how much we want to pay each month if we have to use auto credit, or how much we can pay (including taxes and all charges) if we don't need financing. Determining your budget in advance will allow us to better segment the used vehicles that will be presented to us.

How will I used my car?

We have to think about our driving habits before buying a used model. Are you planning to do a lot of mileage each year? If so, look for models that don't have a lot of kilometers, or at least consider an extended warranty. Fuel economy should also be an important consideration.

For your next used vehicle, come and discover our complete inventory at and the Ami Junior group dealers!



Posted on Feb 24, 2016

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