Thursday, June 27, 2024
On January 12 of 2024, we began covering the brutal new regulation that US Service members PCSing or Deploying Overseas Can No Longer Store Vehicles, see original information here. As of today, the U.S. military maintains a policy that generally does not provide storage services for the personal vehicles of service members. This policy applies across various branches, including the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines, requiring service members to manage the storage or transportation...


Wednesday, June 26, 2024
Searching For Ways To Do Business As Usual! It’s TOTAL CHAOS! A substantial cyberattack on CDK Global, a pivotal software provider for car dealerships, has resulted in extensive operational disruptions across North America. CDK’s platform manages critical dealership functions such as sales, inventory, and customer relationship management for over 15,000 dealerships. On June 19, 2024, CDK had to shut down its IT systems, phones, and applications to prevent the malware from spreading, significantly hindering dealerships'...


Tuesday, June 25, 2024
Selling a car involves various legal and logistical steps, and ensuring that your driver's license and vehicle registration are valid at the time of sale is crucial. Why, you ask? First and foremost, having a valid driver's license and registration ensures you comply with state and local laws. Most jurisdictions mandate that sellers possess these valid documents to legally transfer ownership of a vehicle. This compliance prevents potential legal complications that could arise during or...


Monday, June 24, 2024
Selling your car online has become a popular and efficient way to reach a wide audience. With high demand for used cars, now might be the perfect time to list your vehicle. The used car market for individuals is experiencing steady growth in sales volume, slight improvements in affordability, and better inventory levels. However, the market is still influenced by broader economic conditions, including financing costs and vehicle prices. As the market is still dealing...


Thursday, June 20, 2024
In a surprising turn of events, the once-booming new car market is facing a significant slowdown as consumers increasingly shy away from making the leap into a brand-new vehicle. This trend is driven by a confluence of economic, technological, and environmental factors that have reshaped consumer preferences and purchasing habits. At the heart of this shift lies the soaring cost of new vehicles, with the average transaction price reaching a staggering $47,681 in late 2022....


Wednesday, June 19, 2024
AutoNation, like many large companies, receives a mix of reviews, including some negative ones. The reasons for these negative reviews can vary, but common themes include issues with customer service, vehicle quality, pricing and sales practices, warranties and services, and communication. Customer service complaints often highlight unhelpful or rude staff, long wait times, and difficulties in resolving issues, which significantly impact a customer's overall experience and satisfaction. Vehicle quality is another common concern, with customers...


Tuesday, June 18, 2024
CarMax has built a reputation in the used car market by PROMISING a transparent and efficient car buying experience. Key elements of this promise include their no-haggle pricing policy, detailed vehicle history reports, and a 7-day money-back guarantee. These features aim to simplify the car buying process and build trust with customers. But is CarMax truly living up to these promises? Customer reviews provide a mixed yet insightful perspective. Platforms such as Trustpilot, ConsumerAffairs, and...


Monday, June 17, 2024
Carvana, once a rapidly growing force in the online car sales industry, has recently faced a slowdown in its business operations. Several factors contribute to this decline, including increased competition, supply chain challenges, and evolving consumer preferences. One significant reason for Carvana's slowdown is the intensifying competition in the online car sales market. Traditional dealerships and other online platforms are expanding their digital presence, offering consumers more choices. Additionally, supply chain disruptions, particularly in the...


Friday, June 14, 2024
Determining your car's worth can be a complex task, influenced by various factors such as make, model, year, mileage, condition, and market demand. Online car valuation tools like Kelley Blue Book (KBB), Edmunds, and NADA Guides can provide a good starting point, but should you trust these estimates? While NADA may be well respected by most, some critics question their reliability. Arguments that values might not always accurately reflect real market conditions, as the data...


Thursday, June 13, 2024
Discovering that a car you’ve purchased was previously stolen and recovered can be a distressing situation. If you find yourself in this predicament, here are the steps you should take to address the issue effectively. First, contact the seller. Inform them of the vehicle’s history and ask if they were aware of its stolen status. They might have crucial information or may be willing to assist in resolving the matter. Next, report the situation to...



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