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Certified Pre-Owned Used Cars Advice Can Mean Peace of Mind

Certified pre-owned used cars advice can mean peace of mind. Certified pre-owned sounds official, but it means different things with no one set standard. You can find problems with certified pre-owned used cars. I will explain what certified pre-owned means, what the different companies offer, and what the pros and cons are to buying certified pre-owned, and link you to the manufacturers’ sites.

Certified Pre-Owned Works for Used Car Dealers
Certified pre-owned used cars are profitable for dealers but not always for used car buyers. Understand what you are getting into before paying more.

Problem with Certified Pre-Owned Teslas
Be cautious about ads for certified pre-owned Teslas because they are not certified by the manufacturer.

Top 10 Tips for Buying Certified Pre-Owned
Certified pre-owned used cars are becoming more and more popular as Americans increasingly need to replace their older used cars but may not be ready to buy a new car. Therefore, here are some tips to keep in mind when buying a certified pre-owned used car.

Nissan Leaf Now Available as Certified Pre-Owned
Nissan has announced the Nissan Leaf, it's increasingly popular electric vehicle, will now be part of the company's certified pre-owned program. It appears to be the first used electric vehicle to be offered as certified pre-owned.

Ford Certified Pre-Owned Showing Record Growth
Ford Motor Company is predicting that 2013 will be its best year ever for certified pre-owned used car sales based on volume through the first eight months of the year. According to a press release, the company recorded 228,000 Ford, Lincoln, Mercury certified vehicle sales, representing 39% growth vs. 2012.

Toyota Explains 12 Things About Car Buying
Sometimes a picture is worth one thousand words and that's the case with a graphic Toyota has produced to promote its certified pre-owned program.

Certified Pre-Owned Shores Up New Car Dealers
CNW Market Research has determined that new car dealers aren't losing customers to used car lots. They appear to be merely shifting them from their new car store to their certified pre-owned supply, which is actually a financial improvement for new car dealers and can help up shore their bottom line.

Best Certified Pre-Owned Programs Honored by Vincentric
The inaugural Vincentric Best Certified Pre-Owned Value in America awards show General Motors and Toyota topping the list. The Vincentric awards use an analysis of cost of ownership data to help buyers determine which certified pre-owned vehicles deliver the best value.

Volkswagen Rolls Out WorldAuto Program
Volkswagen has announced a new used car program called WorldAuto that greatly expands its certified pre-owned program. Of course, there are good and bad elements to the program.

Women and Certified Pre-Owned Used Cars
There's a growing sentiment that the best place for women shoppers in the used car market is the certified pre-owned segment. It's an idea that makes sense for a lot of reasons but women still need to be aware of the plusses and minuses of certified pre-owned.

Top 10 Hard-to-Find Certified Pre-Owned, Used Cars
The most difficult certified pre-owned used car to find in the country would be the Honda S2000, according to information provided by AutoTrader.com to AutoRemarketing.com, the premiere news site covering the used car industry.

Mazda Launches Certified Pre-owned with Buyback Protection
Mazda has updated its certified pre-owned program by offering a three-year AutoCheck Buyback Protection program. In addition, the company has renewed its agreement with Experian Automotive, designating AutoCheck as the exclusive vehicle history report in its Certified Pre-Owned vehicle program.

Rolls-Royce Announces Provenance Pre-Owned Program
Apparently when it comes to Rolls-Royce, one doesn't buy certified pre-owned. That would be too plebian. Instead, one buys Provenance Pre-owned Rolls-Royces. Anything less would be undignified.

Rolls-Royce Announces Provenance Pre-Owned Program
Apparently when it comes to Rolls-Royce, one doesn't buy certified pre-owned. That would be too plebian. Instead, one buys Provenance Pre-owned Rolls-Royces. Anything less would be undignified.

February Strong Certified Pre-Owned Sales Both Good and Bad
The certified pre-owned market continues to be strong with the best February on record and some brands showing their best sales months ever. That's a mixed bag of both good and bad news.

Saab No Longer a Certified Pre-Owned Option
The time has come to abandon Saab as a choice for a certified pre-owned vehicle in light of news reports that it is suspending all warranty coverage for vehicles brought to its dealership. The company no longer supports the people who bought its vehicles but there is some hope for consumers wanting to buy a used Saab.

Best Certified Pre-Owned Programs for 2011
IntelliChoice has announced its best certified pre-owned programs for 2011 with the surprising result that Hyundai has come out on top amidst popular brands.Volvo continues to retain its top spot in the premium segment.

Questions about the Mazda Certified Pre-Owned Program
The Mazda Certified Pre-Owned program has enjoyed great success in 2011 with almost stratospheric growth, which led to these questions about the Mazda certified pre-owned program.

Buyer Beware: Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles Pose Problems
Certified pre-owned vehicles are white hot now with year-over-year increases of more than 8%, according to information from AutoData.com, and that's a problem. The problem is unsuspecting consumers might get taken advantage of either in price or warranty protection because certified pre-owned vehicle sales are so white hot.

Best Certified Pre-Owned Automotive Programs for 2010
IntelliChoice.com has come out with its annual list of the Top Certfied Pre-Owned programs for 2010. It’s unfortunate that the top three programs (there was a statistical tie for 1st in non-luxury) are non-American brands: Volvo, Volkswagen and Mini. They ranked highest on overall value.

Cadillac Updates Its Certified Pre-Owned Program
Cadillac has pumped up its certified pre-owned program to match, make that beat, what some of its top luxury competitors have to offer in terms of volume for their premium used cars. In addition to quantity, quality is also improving.

Buy: Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Mini to Saturn
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Pontiac, Porsche, Saab, and Saturn. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Before You Buy: Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Ford to Jeep
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Ford, GMC, Honda, Hummer, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar and Jeep. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Before You Buy: Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Kia to Mercury
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes Benz, Mazda, and Mercury. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

A Look at Toyota Hybrid Certified Pre-Owned
Toyota does something no other car company does – it has established a certified pre-owned program for its used hybrids. It’s the first manufacturer to do so. The basic difference is 14 additional inspections for examination of key hybrid components, such as the hybrid transaxle, control modules and battery. Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified hybrid pre-owned program offered by Toyota.

A Look at Subaru Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Subaru. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Audi Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Audi. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Acura Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Acura. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Cadillac Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Cadillac. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

Buy: Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Acura to Dodge
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler and Dodge. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

A Look at Buick Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Buick. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at BMW Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by BMW. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Dodge Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Dodge. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Chrysler Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Chrysler. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Chevrolet Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Chevrolet. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Ford Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Ford. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Hummer Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Hummer. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Honda Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Honda. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at GMC Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by GMC. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Land Rover Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Land Rover. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Kia Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Kia. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Jeep Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Jeep. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Jaguar Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Jaguar. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Infiniti Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Infiniti. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Hyundai Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Hyundai. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Mercedes Benz Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Mercedes Benz. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Lincoln Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Lincoln. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Lexus Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Lexus. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Mazda Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Mazda. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Scion Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Scion. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Saturn Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Saturn. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Saab Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Saab. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Porsche Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Porsche. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Pontiac Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Pontiac. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Nissan Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Nissan. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Mitsubishi Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Mitsubishi. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Mini Cooper Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Mini. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Mercury Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Mercury. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Volvo Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Volvo. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at VW Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Volkswagen. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

A Look at Toyota Certified Pre-Owned
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this review of the certified pre-owned program offered by Toyota. It explains the warranty program for the manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from the manufacturer’s certified pre-owned program.

Understanding Certified Pre-Owned
Car dealers sell certified pre-owned used cars as vehicles with peace of mind guaranteed. Understanding what you're getting into can reap financial rewards and a great car ownership experience for years to come. Skimping on your knowledge can make your certified pre-owned experience painful indeed.

Before You Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Scion to Volvo
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Scion, Smart, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen, and Volvo. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Ford to Jeep
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Ford, GMC, Honda, Hummer, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar and Jeep. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Acura to Dodge
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler and Dodge. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Kia to Mercury
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes Benz, Mazda, and Mercury. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Certified Pre-Owned Programs from Mini to Saturn
Before buying a certified pre-owned vehicle, check out this explanation of the certified pre-owned programs offered by Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Pontiac, Porsche, Saab, and Saturn. This explains the warranty program for each manufacturer; how old the certified pre-owned vehicles are, and other benefits you can expect from a manufacturer’s...

Advice About a New Certified Pre-Owned Program Called CarMark
The Pre-Owned Automobile Dealers Alliance (POADA) has launched a new certified pre-owned program called CarMark that is in 41 states as of July 28, 2010 with approval being sought in the other nine states. It’s a certified pre-owned program for used car dealers not associated with an automotive manufacturer. As always, learn the fine details before buying a CarMark certified vehicle.

NADAguides.com Launches Redesigned Certified Pre-Owned Car Center
NADAguides.com has launched a newly redesigned website that is going to make shopping for certified pre-owned used cars a lot easier. The brilliant part of the redesign is it allows consumers to research the most recent CPO incentives and rebates database available

Questions about New Buick, Chevrolet, GMC Certified Pre-Owned Program
Jennifer Costabile, General Director, GM Fleet and Commercial Operations, conducted an email interview about the new Buick, Chevrolet, GMC certified pre-owned programs. She provides some good information about the new program, such as what happens if a new owner doesn't follow the maintenance program, and was, not surprisingly, oblique on some...

Edmunds Predicts Used Car Marketplace Changes
Edmunds quarterly used car report predicts used car prices will drop as supply increases.

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