Category Archives: Buying an automobile

What to do if your deal runs into dishonest or ethical issues

What to do when your deal runs into dishonest or ethical issues Electric sales are not booming Shipping charges are crazy high and the value is crazy low If your deal has a problem Factory problems must follow a plan … Continue reading

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How to Avoid crazy ads in a crazy market

Best model articles Best Brand tells the real story Best used are the best resale Automotive ads explained Brand choice protects resale dollars Crazy ads are even crazier Disclosures that don’t help Radio, TV, newspaper, socials Vague is the norm … Continue reading

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The real factory certified preowned story

The Certified preowned story Same credit but different terms Affordability doesn’t matter Dealers will use a rate that helps them nit you Shop the banks first CPO vehicles and value Read all the material for a specific certified unit  Check … Continue reading

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The pro and con of buying an electric vehicle

The pro and con of electric automobile purchasing EV’s cost many thousands more Resale will be less making the effective cost of ownership is even more Green new deal crazy Reviews and reports on electric Mild hybrid Hybrid Plug in … Continue reading

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The minus equity, upside down, underwater story

How to handle minus equity, aka upside down, aka underwater New Gas MPG requirements 9000 dollars The electric push Overlooked leasing terms Resale support Under water, minus equity, upside down Why it happens What to do This market’s opportunity Type … Continue reading

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Should you fix your vehicle or trade Plus motorcycle buying tips

Fix it or trade it plus motorcycle buying tips Fix it or trade The market adds new pressure How old is yours What are the future repairs You need about 2 years If you must buy search outside of your … Continue reading

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Understanding the current leasing terminology

Understanding the current leasing terminology Consumer report reviews, always the same winners Different terminology Stick to a short term Research is key Leasing terminology Closed end Open end Divide or multiply by 2400 for the interest rate or factor Acquisition, … Continue reading

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The electric truck story and shopping without negotiating

Electric trucks and shopping without negotiation 70 or 80 thousand for a fully equipped pickup that goes 320 miles Who watches the load while charging Electrics are still missing range, safety, competitive pricing and resale value Get ready for the … Continue reading

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Truck buying tips and 14 ways to lower the gas bill

Truck buying tips and ways to save on Gas A list of gas saving adjustments Huge truck rebates, questionable results The market is crazy from inflation and scarcity Now trucks are more than trucks Resale and discounts High market will … Continue reading

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After the purchase or preparing to keep yours

Smart dealers explain why to buy there Don’t let these crazy times control you Buying out you lease is simple There are things to do preparing for the long hall Make sure you got what you paid for Check everything … Continue reading

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