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Buying a new or used car requires a long checklist of things to look for and consider. But before you can begin, there is one important factor to consider, and it’s a big one. What car dealership deserves your money? There are so many scams and poor customer service out there that it can feel like a huge obstacle in itself to find the right place to do business. Here are a few tips on how you can find the right car dealership that is going to give you what you want and how you want it.

Call Them

The first indication that a car dealership is right for you is to call and see if they pick up the phone. If it turns out that you are going to be doing business with this location, you are going to want to know that someone is always going to be available to help you. When you call, you can ask a simple question about their location or their hours. Knowing their hours is great too because if your lifestyle or job gives you hours that are not typical, it’s nice to know that the dealership is open when you need it to be. Location is key. Is it close to your house?

Check Reviews

You can find reviews on just about anything, especially car dealers. Take a moment to go to reputable sites and check what other customers are saying about this dealership. If some of the reviews open your eyes to some of the flaws of the business, you may want to take your business elsewhere. No business is perfect, but searching through the reviews may help you determine if this place meets your expectations and shares your business value system.

Go to Their Site and See What They’re Selling

A lot can be said for a car dealership’s inventory. If they have a healthy stock of vehicles, chances are they are doing a lot of business. If their inventory leaves a lot to be desired, maybe they aren’t doing a great job at selling and this is a location you may want to skip. You will want to do business with a car seller who has a full inventory and knows how to keep customers satisfied.

Can You Continue to Do Business With Them?

A lot of car dealerships have long standing customers who return every few years to buy a car. Usually, car buyers fall in love with a certain make of car and they are hooked for life. When choosing which car dealership is right for you, ask yourself if this is a place where you can continue to do business. When you check the reviews, you are most likely going to come across repeat customers and you can get their opinions. Also, ask friends or family who use this dealership how long they have been doing business with the location. If they have great things to say, this may be the car dealership for you.

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