How to Trade In a Car: A Simple Guide

2021 GMC Sierra 1500


Deciding to trade in your car at White Bear Lake Superstore can save you the trouble of selling your vehicle independently and allow you to apply the trade-in value towards purchasing a brand-new car, truck, or SUV from our incredibly large inventory. The steps of trading in a car can be easily summarized as determining the value of your trade-in, negotiating the offer, and applying its value to the new vehicle you wish to purchase. More details are outlined below so you can ensure you receive the best trade-in offers in the Minneapolis area. Learn how to trade in a car like a professional today!



Determining Your Trade-In Value

Before trading in a car, find out the worth of your vehicle. White Bear Lake Superstore simplifies this step for St. Paul drivers with our easy-to-use value your trade tool powered by Kelley Blue Book® . Simply input your car’s year, make, and model, along with your name, email, and phone number. After providing information about your vehicle’s condition, you’ll get an estimated value in seconds!

Obtaining an Appraisal

With the trade-in estimate from our online tool in hand, visit White Bear Lake Superstore in White Bear Lake for an appraisal. We will assess your car’s condition, both inside and out, and consider our current used inventory to decide if we can sell the vehicle. Remember to bring your trade-in value estimate and any other trade-in offers you’ve received for our reference.

We are dedicated to finding the actual value of your vehicle so that you can be assured you are getting what your vehicle is worth! You can call us to schedule your appraisal. Best of all, we’ll handle all the logistics, making it easier than you ever imagined to learn how to trade in your car!

Discuss The Trade-In Offer

After the appraisal, the next step in learning how to trade in your car is taking on the negotiation. You can either negotiate or accept our offer immediately and complete the transaction. The entire process is simple and transparent, which is a benefit of trading in your car at a dealership. Advantages of trading in at our dealership include:

The ability to negotiate with a dealership like White Bear Lake Superstore is unlike many St. Paul used-car retailers.
Based on the trade-in value research you’ve done, we can always discuss a price that benefits both parties
If you have negative equity on your auto loan and want to consolidate what you owe with the price of your new car, we can assist you with that.
Once you accept the offer, you can finalize your trade for cash or apply the car’s value toward purchasing one of our many new cars!

Bring Your Trade-In To White Bear Lake Superstore

Now that you know how to trade in a car, you can upgrade with ease. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions about trading in a car or if you’d like to schedule an appraisal. We are not here to pressure you and are only here to serve. While you’re here, be sure to check our extensive fleet of new vehicle specials and used car offers. We have all the latest Buicks and GMCs trucks on our lot for you to check out.

We are paying top dollar on trade-ins so be sure to stop by White Bear Lake Superstore in Twin Cities today to schedule an appointment with our team or even schedule a test drive! You can also chat with our expert staff if you have lingering questions about how to trade in your car.

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