How To Buy a Car

Tips and resources for buying a car. What to know when you purchase your car.

Ready to buy your car? Here are some car shopping links to get your started:
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Car Buying

Certified Pre-Owned: How to Compare CPO Programs All CPO programs aren't created equal. Here are some tips when comparing them.
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Buying a Car: Is the Factory Warranty Transferable? We explain whether a car's factory warranty is fully transferable to a new owner.
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Car Seat Snafus: Why Parents are Overwhelmed With How to Keep Kids Safe on the Road From car seat research to installation, parents are on information overload when it comes to safety products.
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Buying a New Car: When's the Best Time? In order to get the best-possible price on your next car, you'll want to buy it at the right time.
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How Do You Get Italians to Buy a Dodge Journey? Call it a FIAT! The FIAT Freemont is the Dodge Journey's European cousin -- except it's more like a twin.
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Car Buying

5 Reasons for Buying Your Leased Car Under the right conditions, buying your leased car at the end of its term makes sense. Here are five reasons why you ...
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How a Last-Minute Windshield Replacement Saved My Trip to Moab I have a newfound appreciation for modern logistics.
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Buying a Used Car: What's a Rebuilt Title? Ever wonder what the phrase \"rebuilt title\" means in a used-car listing? We explain exactly what to expect when you ...
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What's More Important When Buying a Car: Miles or Age? Looking for a used car? If you've wondered whether you should pay more attention to miles or age, you've come to the ...
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How Important Is the Test Drive to Car Buyers? A consumer poll tells us just how important test drives are to a vehicle purchase decision.
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Here's How to Become a Car Dealer It's surprising how much effort it takes to get a dealer's license and operate a car lot.
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Here's How Much It Cost to Own My $300 Jeep Cherokee for 1 Year It's certainly not the cheapest Jeep Cherokee in the USA any more -- and I never did any serious offroading.
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Car Buying

Buying a Car: You Can Get a New Car Entirely Online Thanks to several online services, it's possible to acquire a new ride without stepping on a dealer lot until ...
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Here's How to Properly Photograph a Car Our Chris O'Neill provides some tips on how you can take some decent car pictures without being a professional.
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Car Buying

How Long Will It Take to Buy a Car? In a hurry? We explain how long you should expect the car-buying process to take.
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2018 Toyota Prius Prime: How Does It Compare to the Chevy Volt? A comparison of the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime and the 2018 Chevy Volt.
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2018 Ford EcoSport: How Does Ford's Newest SUV Size Up to the Competition? The tiny 2018 Ford EcoSport broadens the brand's lineup and dips a toe into the booming mini-SUV market.
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Here's How to Master Driving a Manual Transmission You may already know how to drive a manual. Well, here's how to master it.
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I Took My Dodge Viper to the Dyno to See How Much Horsepower It Makes Ever wonder how much horsepower you get in a 20-year-old Dodge Viper with 43,000 miles? Here's how much.
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How to Save Money When Buying a Car Buying a car can involve many hidden costs, but it doesn't have to. Here are five tips for saving money on your next ...
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Certified Car Buying Guide Certified Pre-Owned vehicles combine many of the best features of new and used cars, offering better prices and an ...
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2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Chevrolet Silverado: Which Is Better? How does the all-new 2019 Silverado compare to the tried-and-true F-150?
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The BMW Z4 Is Surprisingly Cheap (and Cool) You might be surprised to find out just how cheaply you can buy a BMW Z4 these days.
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Retro Chevy Truck Bowtie: How to Make Something Old New Again In celebration of its 100-year anniversary, Chevy trucks developed a heritage bowtie badge for its Centennial Edition ...
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Tips to Know Before Buying a Used Car We've listed a few important things to keep in mind before buying a used car.
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