It can be difficult to decide when you should trade-in or sell your vehicle, but once you do decide to sell, you probably want to get the best deal possible. There are a number of things to know to get the most money for your car and we’re going to share them with you here at Toyota Palo Alto.
Steps to Getting the Most for Your Vehicle
- Wash It
If you are looking at selling or trading in your vehicle, you can make it look a lot better and worth more just by making sure it is clean. You can definitely benefit from washing the exterior, vacuuming the interior, applying tire shine and cleaning out the varies nooks and crannies.
- Fix Small Dents and Repairs
Before getting your vehicle assessed, it’s a good idea to get any dents or scratches out of your vehicle. Some small dents are cheap to get taken care of and it can really up the value of your vehicle if you will to take the time to get them fixed. You might also want to consider fixing any small mechanical problems, like replacing a brake light or headlight. The less issues your vehicle has, the more it will be worth.
- Find Out the Value of Your Car
Once you have your vehicle looking and operating at its best, it’s time to see how much its worth. One easy way to do this is by using Toyota Palo Alto’s Value Your Trade tool that will give you the value of your car instantly with zero commitment. This is a great way to determine what your vehicle is worth.
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No matter what step you are at in the car trade-in or car buying process, Toyota Palo Alto is here to help. We can not only help you value and trade in your vehicle, but we can also help you buy a new vehicle, like the all-new 2016 Corolla. Call or visit us in Palo Alto today to get started!