One thing that is important whether you’re shopping for a car or selling a car is the total car mileage. The car mileage on an Orlando Toyota determines how much land these cars have covered, as well as give you an idea of car maintenance that is needed to keep the car functioning smoothly. For a buyer the car mileage helps you set an expectation of how much you should spend buying and maintaining the upkeep. For the seller it helps determine the proper worth of the vehicle. As a car owner there are many milestones you cross when you reach a certain amount of mileage. That’s why we want to explain to you what to expect and routine maintenance you’ll need when you cross them.
What to do when you surpass your car mileage milestones!
Are you wondering why it’s important to know the car mileage? Well first of all it is illegal to mess with the car’s mileage. This is because of safety! Once a car surpasses a certain amount of car mileage there are routine maintenance upkeep that need to be followed. When you avoid car maintenance it damages the car and could be a hazard while you’re driving it. So if you’re shopping for a used Orlando Toyota check the car’s history report to see if the number of car mileage match up with what the odometer states!
Crossed a mileage milestone? Get your car service at our Toyota Service Center in Orlando!
30,000 to 40,000 miles
You have conquered many miles and reached the first mileage milestone! For many car manufacturers this means that the company’s mileage warranty is running out. From this point on any car maintenance issues won’t be covered. You’ll probably to have more than just the routine maintenance done on your car. After putting on this many miles on your car you might need to replace the tires, brakes and more. Have your car routine maintenance prior to ending the warranty.
60,000 to 70,000 miles
Your Orlando Toyota has reached another milestone! The more miles you put on your car the more the maintenance bill might be. This factors in whether you’re selling or buying a car. Make sure before you buy your used car that you inspect the car to know how much you could spend with maintenance costs. If you’re selling you should try to sell it before the mileage hikes up more and the car ends up needing more fixes.
Congratulations you’ve reached a real mile marker! But not to worry! When you drive an Orlando Toyota you’re in good hands. Toyota cars are renowned for their sustainability, reliability and technology. However, if you’re trying to sell your car some buyers don’t want to drive a car with that much mileage due to how devalued it’ll become. So regardless of if you’re buying or selling make sure to inspect it and that the car is sold at its true value.
If you have any questions or concern regarding selling, buying or car maintenance feel free to contact one of our Toyota dealerships in Orlando. Call (866) 945-0493 for Toyota of Orlando or call (352) 404-7000 for Toyota of Clermont.