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Should I Buy a New or Used Ford?

Where do you even begin when car shopping? The options are virtually endless, so it can feel like you’re overwhelmed before you even start. It seems nearly impossible to see all of the choices in front of you then pick one out of the group.

Most people want to buy a new car, but we think that there is a lot of benefit to buying a used car. Used cars are generally more affordable and are more road-tested than newer cars. What kind of used car should you go for? Are there certain brands that hold their value better than others? We think that the Ford brand holds up well and retains its value.

Why Buy a Used Ford Vehicle?

One of the biggest reasons we advocate looking at Ford vehicles is precisely because of its brand name. Ford has been around and creating reliable cars for decades, so there’s a history there that other cars might not have. You can look back on that history and see how well a car has performed over the years and if it is in line with your needs.

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The ubiquitous nature of Ford vehicles also means you’ll have no trouble finding parts or repairs for your vehicle. Some of the newer cars or ones made by foreign manufacturers are harder to maintain because of that scarcity. Ford vehicles are also built to stand the test of time, so you can trust them to hold up even after multiple owners. If you want to get the most bang for your buck, then you want to consider a Ford.

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Buy Used Ford Vehicles in Redding, CA

You can come down to Parks Marina Motors to view our Ford inventory to find your next reliable car. If you have any questions, then give us a call and we’ll be happy to help however we can.