Most people have issues when it comes to car shipping. It can be really hard to find the perfect vehicle. You need to have a few good negotiation skills, with a few more things. So, look to this post to help you, and you’ll soon be car shipping like a pro.
Don’t ever pay full rate. The sticker fee is not what the representative expects to get for the car. If you aren’t comfortable negotiating, bring someone who is. Make sure you research the car you are interested in first, however, so you have some idea of what to offer.
Bring a friend on your shipping trip. They can serve as a disinterested observer and can help you walk away if you are not getting a fair rate. And if you are going to share your car with your spouse, you should definitely go together.
Figure out your budget and then go to see the agent — in that order. Keep to this budget regardless of how much you a cajoled or what financing options you are offered. Remember, they won’t be paying for it, you will.
Look for safety features when you are transport a new car. You must make sure you have ABS or antilock brakes. The more air bags the car has, the better. You are needing to use this vehicle a lot, so safety is important.
If you own a fairly expensive car, avoid driving that car to the agent when you are car transporting. This type of car will cause the agent to ignore any low offers you make, unless of course the car is one you are planning on trading.
You should now know the basics of car transporting. It doesn’t have to be that difficult, so take the tips you just read over and put them to use. When you have that new car in your possession, you won’t regret it. Do not miss out; start transporting right away!