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Knowing Your Vehicle Fully Before You Buy It

There is always a risk with purchasing a brand new car. They may look nice and flashy, but there could be some issues under the hood, so to speak. That is why many more people are buying used cars or at least considering doing so.

Reporting agencies such as CarFax have changed the car buying game by giving consumers more information than they once had. It is definitely a more level playing field, and that is changing how car buyers view their own purchasing habits.

Here at Major Motor Cars, we desire to provide our customers with the widest selection…

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What to Know About Your Windshield Wipers

Windshield wipers make it possible to prevent water, snow and other debris from blocking your view of the road. However, they will start to wear out over time. This may be because of too much exposure to the sun or because of frequent use.

As soon as you start to see streaks or blurry spots on the windshield, you should have the wipers replaced. This is a relatively inexpensive and easy task to accomplish. When you have the windshield wipers replaced, it may also be a good idea to have wiper fluid levels checked as well. Doing so can allows…

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How to Haggle the Best Price on Used Cars

The team at Major Motor Cars wanted to show you the best way to haggle for a low price on a used car. Try these techniques when you are in the market for a used car.

It is important that you know the numbers long before you begin the negotiating process. Once you gather information about the base price for the vehicle in question, you can zero in on a number and begin the process of haggling. 

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The Perks of Buying a Used Vehicle

Buying a used vehicle may be appropriate for a variety of different reasons. For example, they are generally less expensive than new vehicles, and they may still come with a manufacturer's warranty. The lower price point may allow a person to buy a car as opposed to leasing one instead.

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Tips for Choosing a Teen’s First Car

When you’re looking to buy your teen their first car, we have some ideas. At Major Motor Cars, we’re here to show you some of the different cars we have across our dealership.

It’s important to consider the various safety elements of a car. This includes the airbags, the various computer systems to help with parking, and more. You can enjoy a greater peace of mind if you know that there are systems that will help to keep them safe.

The cost to maintain the car should also be a consideration. You want to look at the…

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Solutions for Refinance or Trade In

Refinance can lower the costs of your car loan, but it does not replace the current car. Trade-ins can get a new or better vehicle but may not reduce the monthly cost of the car loan. Each family situation is different, and each family must consider its long-term goals.

Santa Monica drivers can balance the costs of a new car against the costs of upkeep on their current model. Much depends on the condition of the current vehicle. When circumstances change such as needing a larger vehicle, then the choice to trade-in is clear.

 

 

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Here's how a hatchback can help you

When you search for a new car, what's the first thing you notice? Do you need something with style? Comfort? Cargo space? Maybe you want something affordable or something unique. No matter what you're looking for, chances are you'll find it in a hatchback. Here's what you need to know.

Hatchback cars are designed to offer both comfort and durability. Most importantly, they provide plenty of cargo space. The design of the hatchback ensures you'll be able to easily access your car to transport luggage or personal belongings in a simple and easy way. Whether…

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Tailgating Essentials

Tailgating is so much fun whether you are hanging out before a football game or you are enjoying a night out at a concert. Making sure that you have all of the tailgating essentials possible will make your outing one to remember. You will also have an easy time of snacking and relaxing when you have everything you need on hand. Let's take a look at some of the tailgating essentials:
  • Have chairs and blankets ready for seating. Some vehicles have a hatchback and rear seating that will turn around and can be used out the back of your…
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Powertrain or Bumper-to-Bumper: Which Warranty Is Best for You?

Whether you're in the market for a new or pre-owned vehicle, you'll probably see either a powertrain or bumper-to-bumper warranty being offered for it. To determine which warranty will better suit your needs, here's what each offers.

A powertrain warranty covers anything relating to the vehicle's propulsion system, including the engine and the transmission. 

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Rear-Wheel or Front-Wheel Drive: Which Is Best for You?

Confused about whether you should buy a car with rear wheel drive or front-wheel drive? We here at Major Motor Cars want to make sure that your new car is best suited for you, so here are some ideas to help you decide.

With solid axles, rear-wheel drive vehicles can take a lot of punishment without needing costly repairs, but can be too heavy for driving in inclement weather. 

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