1. Do you accept trade-ins?
Yes. In fact, we'll buy your car even if you don't buy one from us.
2. Will you buy my car?
Once your car has been appraised, we'll give you a written offer that is good for 3 days. And you are under no obligation to buy a car from Future Ford/Kia of Clovis if you sell us your car.
3. Can I get my car appraised online?
Yes you can. You can click here and get a Guaranteed minimum offer for you car. You must bring your vehicle to Future Ford/Kia of Clovis for a inspection to verify the condition and finalize your offer.
4. Will you explain how you appraised my car?
If you have any questions about your minimum offer, you can ask to speak to a Sales Manager. They will provide you with a thorough about the factors that determined your offer.
5. Why is your written offer different than retail prices?
Your Guaranteed minimum offer varies from retail prices for several reasons. Due to the costs associated with reconditioning and applying guarantees and warranties on the cars we purchase for retail sale, we must purchase a car or truck at a lesser amount than what we will sell it for. All the cars or trucks that we purchase for retail sale, regardless of the condition, must undergo a minimum of a 50 point inspection and up to 182 point inspection for a certified vehicle and be reconditioned to meet our high-quality standards.
6. How do I redeem my Guaranteed Minimum Offer?
You must bring in your vehicle to Future Ford/Kia of Clovis for the verification and inspection process. This process will take 30 to 45 minutes. Once that is completed you will be able to redeem you offer. If you have a payoff due on the vehicle the sales consultant will explain what will happen with the process.
7. What makes Future Ford/Kia of Clovis different from other traditional dealership appraisals?
The Guaranteed Minimum Offer you receive from our Exclusive Buying Center powered by Kelley Blue Book and Autotrader.com is good for 3 days and is valid whether you buy a car from us or not. Most other traditional dealerships appraisals are based on you trading in your car for a new one, and they won't buy your car outright. If you decide not to buy a car from us you Guaranteed Minimum Offer will stay the same.
8. Is the Guaranteed Minimum Offer Negotiable?
Yes and No. The Guaranteed Minimum Offer is not negotiable because it is powered by Kelley Blue Book and Autotrader.com. However, our on-site buyers will determine if the vehicle is worth more and in some cases your vehicle will be worth more than your Guaranteed Minimum Offer. This is a case by case basis and will not apply to every vehicle. Make sure to ask our on-site buyers if your vehicle is worth more the your offer.
9. Do I need a appointment for an appraisal?
No appraisal appointment is necessary. Just visit Future Ford/Kia of Clovis or call us for details.
You can also click the Guaranteed Minimum Offer to start the process online. Then you can come in for the verification and inspection process. The process takes 30 to 45 minutes. If you would like to set an appointment please contact us at 559-294-6300 and ask for sales.
10. What if i owe more on my car than the Guaranteed Minimum Offer is?
If your pay-off amount is more than the offer for your car, the difference is called " negative equity." In some cases, the negative equity can be included in your financing when you buy a car from Future Ford/Kia of Clovis. If not, we'll calculate the difference between your pay-off and your offer and you can pay Future Ford/Kia of Clovis directly. Future Ford/Kia of Clovis accepts many forms of payments, please ask your consultant for details. The written offer is good for 3 days giving you time to settle the transaction.
11. If I choose to sell Future Ford/Kia of Clovis my car, could i get it back?
Unfortunately NO, all vehicle sales to Future Ford/Kia of Clovis are final.