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Car Buying Checklist

Buying A New Car Near Allentown, PA

There are many factors that go into purchasing a new vehicle, but this somewhat complex system does not have to be hard! The team at Autoproved of Allentown, PA have created a Car Buying Checklist for you, to make the process painless. Follow the steps below to buy your new vehicle with confidence and ease.



Have any questions about purchasing a car? Click the button below to schedule an appointment with one of our Autoproved associates. A member of our team will be happy to assist you.

1.  Evaluate Your Specific Wants And Needs

When it comes to buying a car, there is a multiplex system that needs to take place before solid purchases are made. It is crucial you create a list of wants and needs you may have when it comes to driving an automobile. You should do research on characteristics you want your vehicle to have based on the lifestyle you live, and the circumstances you may have.




For example:

  • Do you drive long distances often? - Consider a new vehicle with low milage.
  • Do you carpool your children and their teammates to soccer practice? - You may want to look at a car with a lot of room, such as a Honda Odyssey!
  • Do you plan on moving in the next few years? 
  • How much money do you want to spend? - Look at financing options and specials on vehicles you love! More information on financing below.



Each person is different, and here at Autoproved we appreciate that! Our knowledgeable staff is determined to help you find the perfect used vehicle for your lifestyle and needs. Chat with one of our associates today, and they’ll assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

2.  Asses Your Finance And Specials Options



Once you’ve listed out your wants and needs for your new car, you should know how much money you are willing to spend and how much the car you desire costs. With this information you can start looking at any specials we may be able to offer, as well as finance options. At Autoproved, we have competitive auto loan and lease options available for drivers in the Allentown area who are looking to purchase or upgrade their automobile. These options will help you economically so you don't have to break the bank.

3.  Auto Loan Options



Purchasing a vehicle in full may not be financially smart for many customers. This is why auto loans and financing options are so great! Our Allentown based dealership team is here to make the financing process hassle-free, from our online application and pre-qualification process to our payment calculator available here on our website. Count on our staff of seasoned auto loan professionals to review your loan application promptly and contact you once we've located buyer-friendly options on your behalf. We've worked with new and used car buyers from around Allentown, PA, and beyond in their search for financing approval, and we can do the same for you!

4.  Look At Your Current Vehicle’s Trade-In Value



Trading in an old vehicle is a great way to save money on a new vehicle. Once you find out your vehicle’s trade-in value, you can sell it to our dealership for a fair price. After our appraisers inspect your vehicle at the dealership we will issue you an offer. If you decide to take it we’ll cut you a check right away. Some dealers give lowball offers if you aren’t going to trade your vehicle. We’re proud to be different from the other guys, regardless of your intentions to trade or take the Express Cash Offer your vehicle is always worth the same.

5.  Dealership Specials



Many dealerships, such as our own have specials and deals running all the time! It is a good idea to view specials and offers that may apply to you, in order to get you the best deal. Here at Autoproved in Allentown, PA we offer Special Offers on top of the line pre-owned vehicles!

6.  Head Over To The Dealership



Once you’ve done your proper research on the type of vehicle you are interested in and viewed your financing options, it is time to visit the dealership! At Autoproved, our trained associates are ready to assist you with all your used car buying needs. Here, you can test drive your desired vehicle. This is an opportunity to get behind the wheel in your own element. You can drive on different road surfaces and at different speeds.



It is important to remember, when coming to the dealership you should be prepared with your driver’s license and proof of insurance. 

7.  Make A Deal!



If you are happy with all the information and circumstances you are given, now is the fun part, making a deal! Our sales staff are experts in making this step as easy as possible. Our #1 goal is to match you with the best vehicle at the best price. Once the deal is done, you will need to view the paperwork and sign on the dotted line. Before you hit the road it is necessary you make sure you have the appropriate insurance and warranty. Please be sure to read the given contract including the fine print to fully understand. If you have any questions on the contract a Autoproved representative will be happy to assist you.

8.  Enjoy The Ride!



Now that you’ve completed the hard work you can drive off into the sunset! You can enjoy your new vehicle with ease and plan your next road trip!

Autoproved in Allentown, PA has Your New, Pre-Owned Vehicle!



Autoproved is here to make your car shopping experience fun. Come visit our Allentown dealership, and get your best price, credit approval and terms, trade-in value, payment amount, and arrange for delivery in less than 20 minutes! We’re financing experts. If you’re looking for $0 down, 0.0% financing, you’re in the right place. We work hard getting you approved for a loan where others may have failed. Have any questions about purchasing a vehicle? Click the button below to schedule an appointment with one of our Autoproved associates. A member of our team will be happy to assist you.



1081 E Congress St.

Allentown, PA 18109


Tuesday9 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday9 AM - 6 PM
Friday9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday9 AM - 6 PM
Monday9 AM - 6 PM




Tuesday8 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday8 AM - 5 PM
Friday8 AM - 5 PM
Monday8 AM - 5 PM