What Is Good Mileage for a Used Car?

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Mileage is a deciding factor in which used vehicle you will choose. Besides its physical and mechanical appeal, mileage is king. With that said, there is a misconception about what is considered good mileage. So, what is good mileage for a used car? A preowned vehicle can be in good condition despite having more than 100,000 miles. Do the miles surprise you Allentown, drivers? Let’s chat more about good mileage for a used car with our team at Young Mazda.

What Makes a Smart Choice for Used Car?

There are several factors to keep in mind when buying a used car. Below are helpful tips for making a smart choice for a used car.

  • Driving History: City driving affects a vehicle more than highway cruising. Check the driving history of the previous owner.
  • Location: Where does the vehicle originate? Winter climate puts more stress on a car than a vehicle from warmer weather. 
  • Vehicle Condition: A certified mechanic should inspect the vehicle. The review determines any mechanical issues, such as rust.
  • Maintenance History: Do you know the maintenance history of the used car? Irregular maintenance can cost you down the road.

Mileage vs. Age: Which Is More Important?

Does mileage surpass the age of a used vehicle, Bethlehem? Yes. A car that sits can lead to mechanical issues. Therefore a new, used car with lots of mileage makes for a better choice. Many people overlook high mileage vehicles and overpay for a car with fewer miles. It could be an expensive mistake. Rethink the way you see used cars. Take a peek at affordable used vehicles!

Buy a Used Car from Young Mazda

When shopping for your used car in Nazareth, keep the tips we provide in mind. Look for used vehicles with low mileage and be proactive in your research. Apply to finance a used car and check out our preowned vehicle specials. We want to help you save on your next used vehicle. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. At Young Mazda, we aim to please you during your used car buying process!

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