Pre-owned vehicle financing guide

Financing a used car at Arbour VW

Are you looking for information about financing for used cars? Arbour VW tells you everything you need to know in this detailed guide.

Purchasing a pre-owned vehicle can be quite costly; a car loan or financing can be an interesting alternative that is worth considering.

Financing a used car

Financing plans for used vehicles are quite simple. In fact, your car dealership, in Laval, will get a loan for you, in order to finance the vehicle you wish to purchase.

Even if there are several ways to obtain a car loan, you should know that interest rates will be lower with your VW dealership in Laval.

But before even getting into a car loan, you should keep in mind the following.

Car salesman talking about the used car financing guide to his customers.

Follow the guide

Firstly, we recommend you put a down payment on your used car. This will reduce your monthly fees and make your monthly budget more flexible. This will also lighten your financial load for the duration of your contract.

Moreover, do not overlook “pre-owned certified vehicles”. In fact, they are the ones with the best interest rates. They will also give you added peace of mind as they have been through a thorough inspection prior to being made available for sale.

Before purchasing or leasing a used vehicle, it is also important to check your credit score with your financial institution and delivered by known credit agencies like Equifax or Trans Union.

If you have been through a difficult financial situation in the past, you should know that some options are available to you like second or third chance credit financing. Your dealership will be able to make suggestions as to which solution is the most advantageous for you.

While searching for your dream pre-owned vehicle you are looking to finance, in Laval, it is also important to check the general state the car is in, the mileage, the CarFax report, etc. Do not hesitate to ask all the right questions and request a test drive.


Since you have chosen to purchase a pre-owned vehicle with your car dealership, you will not have to pay credit verification fees and your financing plan will be defined according to your capacity to make payments.

For example, Volkswagen Financing will offer you the necessary flexibility and ensures that all vehicles in inventory have been thoroughly inspected prior to being made available for sale.

Come and meet our team of experts today, at Arbour VW, on the North Shore of Montreal, in Laval, close to Boisbriand and Blainville. Financing your pre-owned vehicle in Laval will never have been this simple or easy! We are looking forward to meeting you!