Posted on December 01, 2016 by
Is Your Winter Beater Beating You Down?
Many Alberta drivers experience the same pain every fall and winter, driving "old Faithful" has lost its luster. The cold climate, icy streets, and constant temperature fluctuations exasperate issues surround older used cars that have seen better days.
From radiator and O2 sensor issues to gas filters and heck even really old rims can have an impact on your vehicle making filling that pesky set of old tires in minus -30 weather, a daily hassle, we have all been there.
It's a very complicated calculation as to when its best to search out a newer car and look at finance options, if you are continuously paying monthly maintenance costs it might be time to look at a newer car and add negotiate with an auto dealer to do a full overhaul and inspection of the vehicle you have your eye on. There usually is room to negotiate getting new tires and updating anything you want on the car and having that added into the overall monthly cost of your payment versus having to come up with a coupled hundred dollars and a whim with a car that seems to be a money pit.
A mechanic can usually help you assess the life left in old faithful from there you have to make a decision am I better making payments on a new reliable ride or just keep adding band-aids to this one. Ask our auto credit specialists about the type of vehicle you want and the payment that you want to pay and quick car loans will help.
If you have no credit, or even bad credit it's no problem we have a huge variety of lending tools to ensure we have the right fit for you.
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