Buying a Used Car FAQs

So many drivers in the Wilmington, New Castle, and Newark, Delaware, areas opt to purchase used vehicles every year. Why? Not only do these models make a great investment, but there are also limitless options to choose from, and they’re all ready to give you a reliable and accommodating driving experience.

Are you new to the world of used car buying? If so, let the Sheridan Ford team help! We have compiled the top Buying a Used Car FAQs and answered them for you here, so you can start on the right foot and get ready for a seamlessly rewarding experience at our dealership.

Q: Where Should I Look for a Used Car?

A: 2021 Ford F-150 at WorksiteWhen you’re looking for a wide range of pre-owned vehicles locally, turn to the used inventory at our dealership. We make sure to stock a large variety of models to suit every type of driver. No matter your needs on the road, we know you’ll find the perfect used vehicle right here. Best of all, you can start shopping online today!

In our virtual used inventory, you’ll find:

  • Road-ready sedans
  • Chicly designed coupes
  • Family-friendly SUVs
  • Hard-working trucks

Q: What Should I Look for in a Used Car?

A: When you’re shopping for a pre-owned, it’s important to keep your unique needs in mind. Though the make, model year, and mileage all play a role in deciding, more importantly, you’ll want a body style, performance, and features that suit your lifestyle.

Moonroof in an EscapeWhen you’re looking for your next set of wheels, keep in the mind the following. Then, using our handy search tools in our virtual inventory, you can craft a great shortlist of models that will be a perfect match.

  • Interior Space: Do you need plenty of room for your family or a large cargo area for adventure gear?
  • Capability: If you’re looking to tow, haul, or off-road, an SUV or truck may be the way to go.
  • Design: Pick something that meshes well with your personal style!
  • Technology & Amenities: Do you need all the bells and whistles or just the basics when it comes to features in your cabin?

Q: How Do I Finance a Used Car?

Man Shaking HandA: With help from an expert in our financing department, securing a payment plan for your pre-owned car is easy and quick. You’ll work with this professional one-on-one to craft a personalized contract that keeps you, your driving needs, and your lifestyle in mind.

After you complete our credit application—which can be done beforehand online—they’ll get to work finding the right lender for you. They’ll then speak to them on your behalf, negotiating to get you the best rates possible.

Then, after any questions have been answered, you’ll sign on the dotted line. Before you know it, you’ll be behind the wheel of your used car hitting the streets in style.

Find Your Used Car at Sheridan Ford Today!

Ready to start shopping for your next used car to rule the roads of Wilmington, New Castle, and Newark, DE? Then schedule a test drive at Sheridan Ford! We’ll be happy to assist in this exciting adventure and would love to answer any other questions you may have about buying a pre-owned vehicle.

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