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How to Buy a New Car

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There are a lot of questions when it comes to buying a new car for the first time. It’s understandable to be overwhelmed with the whole process, so our team at Tyson Motor Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram has put together this guide to help you through your Joliet car buying experience. We’ll cover: 

  • Knowing when to buy a new car
  • How to find a good price for your first car
  • Which online tools to use for a faster purchase

When it’s time to learn how to buy a new car, we’re here to help you find that new vehicle that fits your commutes and adventures around Shorewood. Contact us if you have any questions along the way.

Knowing When to Buy a New Car

Enhancing your Naperville commutes with a new car is a big investment, so it’s important to decide when to buy a new car, or when to hold off. It might be a good time to buy a new car if these factors apply to you:

  1. Repair costs are building. It may be a more affordable option to invest in a new car with manageable monthly payments than continuing to invest in your current repair costs.
  2. Your current mechanical issues may be making your daily commutes unsafe. 
  3. You’re looking for a new model that fits your interior comfort or space needs. 
  4. Your vehicle no longer passes emissions tests. 

Matching Your Budget

Whether you’re searching for your first car or third car, it’s not always easy to find the best price that fits your budget. Thankfully, there are many tools available to help you with every step of the car buying process: 

  1. Make sure you’re aware of all your options. Don’t just limit your search to the one car you have your eye on, as you may end up missing a great car that meets your needs and budget. Explore our full inventory by using our Vehicle Finder Service tool. 
  2. After you’ve found a couple options, narrow your list down to the top three, and dive deeper into their safety ratings, reliability, standard features, and more. When you have the time, stop into a Plainfield-area dealership for a test drive. 
  3. With our payment calculator tool, you can enter vehicle price, loan terms, and a down payment amount to explore how a particular vehicle fits into your budget. 
  4. To make sure you’re getting the best deal for the vehicle, be sure to check out our current new vehicle specials

How Long Does it Take to Buy a Car?

While finding the right car can take time, you may be wondering how long the car buying process can take. Save some time by shopping for Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram online, and take care of other steps by the comfort of home with tools such as: 

  • Value your Trade – Get your estimated trade-in value in minutes.
  • Financing Application – Secure financing without stepping into the dealership by pre-qualifying for a loan. 
  • And more!

Trust the Team at Tyson Motor Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram!

As you can see, learning how to buy a new car doesn’t have to cause you stress, and the team at Tyson Motor Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is here to help you through it. With our talented sales team, knowledgeable finance department, and certified technicians in our service center, our team is with you every step of the way. 


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