How to Trade in a Car

Is your current car becoming more trouble than it’s worth? Would you like to upgrade your day-to-day routine with advanced tech and premium comfort? Then it might be time to trade-in your current vehicle at Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram! We’ll walk you through the steps for when you trade-in your car at our dealership in Chesterton.

Estimate Your Car’s Value

The first order of business when trading in your car is knowing how much it’s worth. There are several sites where you can estimate your trade-in value, including our own trade-in value estimator! Simply input you vehicle’s information and condition to receive a ballpark estimate for how much your vehicle is worth.

Get a Quote

While your estimate will give you an idea of how much your vehicle is worth, the final value won’t be determined until you take it to our car dealership in Chesterton. Our specialists can give you a quote for your trade – even if don’t wind up buying a car from us. After you’ve gotten your official quote, you can decide whether or not you’d like to follow through with the trade-in process.

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Qualify for Financing

Now that you’ve decided to trade-in your vehicle, it’s time to apply for financing. You can either wait until you receive your offer, or you can actually get pre-approved before you come into Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram! Apply for financing online if you’re comfortable, and you can let our finance experts take care of your application for you.

Apply Incentives

You’ve already settled on the trade-in value of your current car and you’re qualified for financing! Now that the hardest part is over, it’s time for you to settle on the final price of your new vehicle. We’ll take a look at our current special offers and finance deals available to Valparaiso and Portage customers to ensure you get a great deal on your new car, crossover, or SUV.

Update Your Commute at Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!

Now that you’re familiar with how to trade-in your car at Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, it’s time to take your daily drive around Michigan City to the next level! Browse our online inventory to find the Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM model you want to take on your daily drive or learn more about our models with our helpful guides on the Chrysler Pacifica cargo space, and more. Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have!

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