Used Car Buyer’s Guide: #10 The Difference Between Car Enthusiasts and Everyone Else

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Back again for another heaping spoonful of used-car-buying medicine? You already seem much better, but like what any doctor will tell you—you must finish your prescription. Now, most auto industry blogs would be tempted to round out their article series at an even and unimaginative 10 posts; but the Driving Change Automotive Group isn’t just another… Read more »

Used Car Buyer’s Guide #6: How Much to Budget for Monthly Payments?

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Have you been keeping up with Driving Change’s informational series on pre-owned car shopping? We devoted the last 2 weeks to finding out how to assess a used car during a test drive and then how to spot trouble areas during a vehicle walk-around inspection using the same techniques that certified mechanics and experienced auto… Read more »

Used Car Buyer’s Guide: #3 Consider the Remaining Warranty

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Welcome back to our series on what to look for when shopping for a used vehicle. Last month we kicked things off with a discussion on reconditioning and the importance of getting a mechanical inspection. The topic allowed us a crucial insight into buying a pre-owned car or truck: you cannot compare price directly without… Read more »

Is It Safe to Drive with a Cracked Windshield?

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Beautiful, wide-open spaces, down-to-earth people, and multiculturalism—all are characteristics that make Canadians proud. But for drivers, mainly those in the Prairie Provinces, there’s an aspect to living here that draws sighs, obscenities, and lighter wallets: Due to Saskatchewan and Manitoba’s heavy reliance on sand and gravel to make our roadways navigable in the winter, damaged… Read more »

Used Car Buyer’s Guide: #1 Inspections & Reconditioning

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Despite automakers stuffing more connective technology, safety equipment, and complex sensors into new cars with every passing year, vehicles continue to get more reliable. This is great news for shoppers looking to save money on a dependable used car. But ask any expert: you still need to do your homework before signing on the dotted… Read more »