Evaluating your trade

OUR TRADE-IN PROGRAM STARTS WITH A STRONG VALUATION

Each week we bring in new pre-owned inventory and we’re always looking to add more through our vehicle trade-in program. A lot goes into evaluating a vehicle, most importantly is determining the condition of the vehicle. Below we break down exactly how we evaluate each vehicle’s condition.

Ready to start the trade-in process? Visit us in store or fill out our online trade-in evaluation form.

  • Looks new and is in excellent mechanical condition
  • Has never had any paint touch-ups or body work done
  • Does not need reconditioning
  • The engine compartment is clean and doesn’t have any leaks
  • Vehicle is free of rust
  • The body and interior are free of wear or visible defects
  • Wheels are flawless
  • All tires match and are like new
  • Has a clean registration (with no accidents or issues) and will pass safety and emissions test
  • Has complete and verifiable service records
  • Has minor cosmetics defects and is in excellent cosmetic condition
  • Has had minor paint touch-up and/or body work
  • Requires minimal reconditioning
  • The engine compartment is clean and free of leaks
  • Is free of rust
  • The body and interior have minimal signs of wear and visible defects
  • Wheels are flawless
  • All tires match and 75% or more of the tread remains
  • Has a clean registration (with no accidents or issues) and will pass safety and emissions tests
  • Most service records are available
  • Has some repairable minor cosmetics defects and is free f any major mechanical problems
  • May need some servicing
  • The paint and bodywork may require minor touch-ups
  • The engine compartment may have minor leaks
  • Has only minor rust, if any
  • The body may have minor scratches or scrapes
  • The interior has minor blemishes characteristics of normal wear
  • All tires match and 50% or more of the tread remains
  • Though it may need some reconditioning, it has a clean accident history and will pass a will pass safety and emissions test
  • Some service records are available
  • Has some repairable cosmetics defects that require repairing and or replacing
  • Requires some mechanical repairs
  • The paint and bodywork may require refreshing and body repair
  • The engine compartment has leaks and may require repairs
  • May have some repairable rust damage
  • The body has dents, chips and/or scratches
  • The interior has substantial wear and may have small tears
  • Wheels may be warped, bent and have major scratches, scrapes, and pitting
  • The tires may not match and need replacement
  • Needs servicing, but is still in reasonable running condition with a clean accident history
  • A few service records are available

These vehicles are seldom kept for retail stales due to the high cost to bring them to our standards.

READY TO START THE TRADE-IN PROCESS?

Get started with the trade-in process by filling out our online vehicle evaluation form.