Certified Pre-Owned vs Used Cars in St Louis

Certified Pre-Owned vs Used Cars

St. Louis Pre-Owned Car Dealership

Should You Choose to Purchase Used or Certified Pre-Owned? 

What Are The Differences Between The Two?

Shopping for a pre-owned vehicle is nearly a must in today's automotive industry. With rising prices and the need to be more conscious of budgets, choosing a pre-owned vehicle is wise. However, there are two options that St. Louis customers can choose between when searching for a used vehicle - used or certified pre-owned. While both options have exclusive benefits, our dealership will help you decipher which is best. Read below to learn more.

Why Shop Certified Pre-Owned?

Our inventory of certified pre-owned vehicles is excellent, bringing the best of Volvo vehicles to the forefront. Additionally, there are myriad of reasons why you should consider purchasing a CPO Volvo car.

First, CPO Volvo vehicles are thoroughly inspected for defects. Each vehicle must undergo an intensive inspection to ensure reliability, and any faulty parts are replaced with new parts from the original equipment manufacturer. This gives drivers a renewed assurance and care while restoring the vehicle to its original condition.

Additionally, purchasing a CPO Volvo means receiving a comprehensive bundle of incredible warranties and exclusive amenities. Check out the list below:

  • Volvo Genuine Service
  • 5-year/Unlimited mile exclusionary warranty
  • Strict eligibility rules
  • Intense inspection and reconditioning standards
  • Volvo 170-point Certified Comprehensive Inspection
  • Fully transferable
  • Volvo Roadside Assistance
  • No deductible for covered warranty visits

Volvo cars of St. Louis guarantees excellence due to quality and variety. Our dealership hosts popular models within our CPO inventory, like the XC60, S90, and XC90. Customization options are present within the vehicles. If you're interested in possible personalization options, give us a call and we'll be happy to walk you through what is doable.

Why Shop Used?

Shopping for a used car can certify several benefits. The first one is the most well-known, and that is cost-effectiveness. Purchasing a used car can create significant room in your budget. Another benefit is customization options. Often, used cars come with greater diversity due to driver history, and dealerships are willing to make reasonable accommodations to get the vehicle sold. Therefore, the possibility is greater if you want to add personalized features to your vehicle, like weather mats, tinting, different wheels, or paint colors.

Additionally, insurance costs are lower when purchasing a used car. Insurance costs vary depending on the following:

  • Driver History
  • Driver Age
  • Vehicle Mileage
  • Personal Credit Score
  • Location

However, since a critical insurance cost factor is the car's value, a used vehicle will likely reduce your insurance rate significantly. Note that insurance rates fluctuate, and it is best to explore and compare rates before deciding.

Additionally, purchasing a used car. This doesn't mean that you'll see a nationwide average, but rather you should expect to see lower prices in general due to the difference between new and used cars.

Our dealership hosts a fantastic inventory of used vehicles from several legendary manufacturers such as Infiniti, Jeep, Kia, and Land Rover. Provided you're interested in exploring, visit our website today.

Affordable Used Cars and Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles at Our St. Louis Dealership

Are you ready to begin your journey in a fantastic used cars or Certified Pre-Owned vehicle? Explore our vast inventory in person, or visit us online for our remote guests. Either way, you can be sure to receive an unforgettable experience.

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  1. Volvo Cars St. Louis

    7700 Manchester Rd
    St. Louis, MO 63143

    • Sales: (314) 644-9501
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