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Certified Used Cars Portland OR

Certified used cars often make good deals, but cost extra. The higher cost is offset by the benefits of getting an inspection and warranty. . Most used car sales are sold "as is" and the buyer takes his chances. Certified pre-owned car programs offer less risk and greater peace of mind โ€” for a price.

Toyota of Gladstone
(503) 655-7100
19375 McLoughlin Boulevard
Gladstone, OR
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Clutch Repair,Emissions Testing,Radiator Repair,Speedometer Repair,SUV Repair,Tune up Repair,Used Car Dealers,Auto Dealers

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(503) 235-9223
521 SE Madison St
Portland, OR

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(503) 235-7555
910 E Burnside St
Portland, OR

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J & R Motors
(503) 255-5271
6626 SW Macadam Ave
Portland, OR

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Broadway Toyota
(503) 284-8344
2005 Ne M L King Blvd
Portland, OR

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(503) 810-6602
15 SE 15th Ave
Portland, OR

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(503) 232-3100
419 E Burnside St
Portland, OR

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Charles H Bleeg Motors
(503) 236-3472
1540 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland, OR

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(503) 473-8455
1315 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland, OR

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2111 NE M L King Blvd
Portland, OR

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Certified Used Cars

A few short years ago there were only a handful of used car dealers who offered "certified cars" for sale. Now almost every major automobile manufacturer's dealers offers certified cars and sales are increasing every year.

Why all the excitement? In short, it's about reduced risk. Most used car sales are sold "as is" and the buyer takes his chances. Certified pre-owned car programs offer less risk and greater peace of mind โ€” for a price.

What is a certified used car?
A certified used car has been inspected and repaired according to manufacturer specifications before being placed on a dealer's used car lot. Although manufacturer's programs vary in specifics, all are fundamentally the same.

Before a vehicle can be certified, it must be a late model, have low mileage, and have no major damage.

Then each vehicle is inspected according to a detailed checklist that may contain 150 or more points of inspection, including engine and transmission, lights, airbags, power equipment, fluids, exhaust system, suspension, brakes, battery, tires and wheels, paint, trim, windows, doors, belts, hoses, alarm system, and more.

Even less critical items such as wipers, mirrors, interior lights, radio, gauges, and carpets can be on the list. A road test is typically performed to make sure there are no noises, vibrations, and squeaks that need attention.

Certified pre-owned cars are typically offered with warranties, although ...

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