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How to Trade In a Car 

When you shop with Clay Cooley Hyundai Of Mesquite, there are lots of ways to save on your next sedan, truck, or SUV. Your dealership can purchase your current car from you, and apply its value toward your next purchase. In the guide below from the Clay Cooley Hyundai Of Mesquite finance center, we’ll go over some key parts of the trade-in process, including:

  • How to trade in your car
  • How to get your trade-in car appraised
  • How to get the best possible trade-in offer

Remember, we want to buy your car! Even if it’s not in perfect condition, it’s still worth getting your car appraised and inquiring about your options. Follow the steps below to ensure that you walk away with a fair offer for your car in Dallas.

Value Your Trade-In Car

So, you’re ready to trade in your car — but where do you start? Step one is to find out how much your trade-in car is worth. When you vonsidct this research, it’s best to consult multiple sources to be sure that you have an accurate figure. Enter your car’s year, make, and model, and your contact info to get an instant estimate with our online Value Your Trade tool. Other valuable resources include:

Get an Appraisal

Once you have a good idea of your trade-in car value, it’s time to get it appraised at a Duncanville-area dealership. Our technicians will take a close look at your car’s condition to determine whether it’s a good fit for our used car inventory. Be sure to bring along the results of your research and any other trade-in offers you’ve already received.

Negotiate or Accept an Offer

At this point, we will present you with an official trade-in offer. You can either accept it on the spot or attempt to negotiate for a better offer. Your first offer is necessarily set in stone, and you may have some leverage if your estimates show a higher amount.

Learn How to Trade-In Your Car in Mesquite

Why sell your car to a dealership lime Clay Cooley Hyundai Of Mesquite? There are lots of advantages to working through your dealership rather than conducting a private sale. For one, you won’t need to go through the lengthy process of allowing potential buyers to test drive your car. When you sell your car to a dealership, you can start shopping for a new car right away rather than waiting to find a buyer.

Questions about how to trade in your car in Plano? Don’t hesitate to reach out! Our team of auto finance exports is happy to help you get a great price for your trade-in car.