Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Summit Auto Sales

Welcome to the Summit Auto Sales FAQ page. Here, we’ve compiled answers to some of the most common questions we receive from our valued customers. If you don’t find the information you’re looking for, feel free to contact our friendly team for personalized assistance.

1. What types of vehicles do you offer?

  • At Summit Auto Sales, we offer a diverse selection of pre-owned vehicles, including used cars, SUVs, trucks, and even luxury vehicles. Our inventory is carefully curated to ensure quality and variety to suit various preferences and budgets.

2. Are your vehicles inspected and certified?

  • Yes, each vehicle in our inventory undergoes a rigorous inspection process by our trained technicians. Our certified pre-owned cars come with an added layer of assurance, having passed a comprehensive multi-point inspection for your peace of mind.

3. Do you offer financing options?

  • At this time, we do not currently provide any in-house finance options.

4. Can I trade in my current vehicle?

  • Yes, we do accept trade-ins. Our team will evaluate your trade-in and offer you a fair value based on various factors. This can be a great way to offset the cost of your new vehicle.

5. What if I can’t find the specific vehicle I’m looking for?

  • If you can’t find a particular vehicle in our current inventory, we recommend reaching out to us. Our team has access to a wide network of resources and can help you locate the vehicle you desire.

6. Are there any warranties or guarantees on your vehicles?

  • We do offer extended warranty options for added peace of mind. Be sure to ask our team about the warranty details for the specific vehicle you’re interested in. Our service contracts are through AUTTO. To learn more about warranty options, visit our warranty page HERE.

7. How can I schedule a test drive?

  • Scheduling a test drive is easy. You can either give us a call or use our online scheduling tool on our website to select a convenient time. Our team will ensure that the vehicle is ready for you to experience firsthand.

8. Can I purchase a vehicle entirely online?

  • Yes, we offer an online purchasing option. You can explore our inventory, apply for financing, and even have the vehicle delivered to your location. Feel free to contact us for more details on our online purchasing process.

9. What should I bring when I visit your dealership?

  • Bringing a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and any necessary financing documents will help streamline the purchasing process. Additionally, if you’re interested in a trade-in, bring relevant paperwork related to your current vehicle.

10. How do I get in touch with your team?

  • You can reach us through various channels: by phone, email, or by visiting our dealership in person. Our friendly staff is here to assist you with any inquiries you may have.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Branded Title Vehicles

1. What is a branded title vehicle?

  • A branded title vehicle is one that has been previously designated as salvage, rebuilt, flood-damaged, or had other significant damage or issues. This information is typically recorded on the vehicle’s title and can impact its value and insurability.

2. Why are vehicles given branded titles?

  • Branded titles are assigned when a vehicle has experienced damage beyond a certain threshold. This damage could result from accidents, natural disasters, theft recovery, or other factors. Once a vehicle is issued a branded title, it means that it may have been repaired and returned to roadworthy condition.

3. Are branded title vehicles safe to drive?

  • Yes, if they have been properly repaired and meet safety standards. However, it’s crucial to have a trusted mechanic inspect the vehicle before purchase to ensure it’s safe and roadworthy.

4. Can I get financing for a branded title vehicle?

  • Getting financing for a branded title vehicle can be more challenging than for a clean title vehicle. Many traditional lenders might be hesitant to finance branded title vehicles. However, some specialized lenders or credit unions may offer financing options. It’s important to discuss this with your financial institution.

5. How do I know if a branded title vehicle has been repaired properly?

  • Reputable dealerships provide transparency and documentation of repairs and inspections. They should willingly share information about the extent of the damage and the repair process. Obtaining a vehicle history report and having an independent mechanic inspect the vehicle can also provide valuable insights.

6. Will insurance cover a branded title vehicle?

  • Yes, most insurance companies will insure a branded title vehicle like they will a clean title vehicle. Always check with your insurance provider to understand the coverage options available.

7. Are branded title vehicles worth considering?

  • Absolutey! Branded title vehicles can offer a cost-effective way to own a vehicle that might otherwise be out of your budget.

8. How do I choose a reputable dealer for branded title vehicles?

  • Look for dealerships with a track record of honesty, transparency, and quality. Read reviews, ask for referrals, and ensure the dealership provides all necessary information about the vehicle’s history and repairs.

9. Can I resell a branded title vehicle?

  • Yes, you can resell a branded title vehicle, but it’s important to note that the resale value will likely be lower compared to a clean title vehicle. Potential buyers may have reservations about purchasing a vehicle with a branded title, which can impact its marketability.

10. Should I have an independent mechanic inspect a branded title vehicle before buying?

  • Absolutely. Having a qualified mechanic conduct a thorough inspection is highly recommended. This inspection can reveal hidden issues, assess the quality of repairs, and give you a clear picture of the vehicle’s condition.

We hope these FAQs have been helpful in addressing your initial questions. If you need more information or have specific inquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact us. At Summit Auto Sales, we’re dedicated to providing exceptional service and ensuring you have a smooth and enjoyable car buying experience.