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Are you in the market for a quality used car? Do you wonder if that automatically means you need to look for one with low mileage? Does it matter?
Some people think that you should only pay attention to the vehicle’s current condition. But according to the experts at Barrett Motors, that would be a mistake.
There’s nothing more frustrating than getting into your car and it won’t start. The engine just won’t turn over. Is it the battery? Is your starter going out—again? Maybe it’s something in the ignition.
No matter what the problem, if you can’t depend on your car anymore; it’s time to do something about it.
Oh, the 100-plus degree days in Garland, Sachse and Rowlett, Texas! These towns also happen to be the home of Barrett Motors, your premier buy-here pay-here dealerships in the Dallas area.
Like you, we’re hot, sweaty and thirsty pretty much all day and into the night. What to do?
In the same way that people seek out the best dealerships and auto service centers (such as Barrett Motors) they seek out the best ice cream and frozen yogurt places to get sweet relief from the heat. (more…)
It’s embarrassing to have bad credit, or to have it lurking in your past. No one likes having a car repossessed or having to declare bankruptcy.
Yet in today’s economy, it happens more often than people realize. Just because you have had credit problems in the past doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to buy the vehicle you need to transport your family and get to your job.
Everyone on staff at Barrett Motors understands.
Tired of your old ride?
Maybe you’ve got a growing family and need something safer or larger. Maybe yours is just getting a little too old. Trading in your old car when setting up the purchase of a new one is smart. Barrett Motors staff in Garland, Sachse and Rowlett, think trading in your old car with them for a newer, better used car is even smarter. Here’s why:
More people are buying preowned vehicles these days—for lots of good reasons.
First, you will save thousands of dollars. Yup, thousands. Why? Because new cars depreciate as soon as you drive them off the dealership lot. It is no longer considered a new car. Just like that, it has less value by quite a bit of money.
In America, an average new car costs $33,500. The average used car costs just over $20,000. That’s a big difference. According to Consumer Reports, after three years your brand spankin’ new car will be worth just 54 percent of what you paid for it. Buying a used car saves you a lot from the get-go.
We thought it might be helpful to share a few reasons why buying a used car makes sense:
A lot of car buyers in Rowlett, Garland and Sachse, Texas have perfect credit. Many have not-so-perfect credit. We have seen people come in to Barrett Motors who have struggled and have less than stellar credit. Some have declared bankruptcy. Others have had their vehicle repossessed.
But we are happy to say that we help 99 percent of those who come to our dealership. How can we do that?
Summer is here. It sure is heating up out there.
It’s a great time to go somewhere to cool off. Some of our staff takes their families to a fun place in Rowlett—we think you’ll enjoy going there, too.
The team at Barrett Motors in Sachse loves Tuesday. It’s time for tacos, and there are some pretty fantastic shops in the area not far from our buy-here pay-here dealership there. Our staff often does a taco run to bring food back to the dealership. Sometimes they take their families out at the end of the day. Here are a few local hot spots for tacos: