Key West Ford Sales Ltd.

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Fantastic deal and service on purchasing used vehicle
I was looking for good quality used car for my daughter who is attending University. Found car that she liked in excellent condition at Key West Ford dealership in New Westminster. Received fantastic deal from Jag who followed through with a minor servicing item before delivery. Jag was courteous to our family and pleasure to deal with. We appreciated keeping us apprised of detail and items through follow up. Great and friendly dealership of which I would strongly recommend to anyone looking for a car to purchase.
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Was a nice day a good deal and will go back in the near for another good deal! Had a nice follow up and much liked. Murray and Judy foley
Helpful and Courteous
Informative and helpful, no hassle with being able to test drive various vehicles and get a feel for differences, etc. Accommodating to help make sure we got everything we were looking for in a vehicle
Great experience
I couldn't be happier with my experience at Key West. Ivan and Allan answered all my questions and were an absolute pleasure to deal with. Love my new truck and the great service I received. Thanks Ralph
Awesome team of people...!!
Every single person of this dealership is so outstanding in his work. Thanks jag for getting me my dream car...!!#Mustang 2018 Fastest dealing ever!!!:)
Great experience
I just purchased a new truck from Key West. Robert Vanoverschot and Ivan Matulik actually made the process a pleasure. They listened to what I wanted, showed me some options across various price points, and then worked to get the perfect vehicle for me. No pressure, no up-sale, honest and I walked out knowing I got a good deal.
Nothing less than awesome!
Allan helped me out so much and went way out of his way to make sure that by the time I got to the dealership everything was ready to go after choosing my car, I couldn't be happier with the service and the product! Thank you so much for everything I'll be recommending you to everyone I know trying to get into a vehicle!
Ecosport Purchase
Allan helped us with getting the Ecosport and both my wife and I had a great experience with Allan he is easy to talk to and helpful. Luis
first car buy
helpful and understanding, willing to do what it takes to get you out the door happy. Made our offer work, insurance guy was harder to talk with but overall experience was very good
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10 Ways to Preserve the Value of Your Used Car or Truck

(Posted on Aug 11, 2016 at 06:00AM by Michelle Bogle)
used ford cars and trucks new westminster bcAlthough many assets appreciate in value over time, a car is not one of them. With each kilometre driven and each passing year, your vehicle’s value will depreciate, even if you initially purchased it preowned
However, there are some proactive steps that you can take to protect the value of your used car or truck. Here are 10 things to consider:
Shop Around
One of the best ways to preserve the value of your used vehicle is to buy it for a great price – because the less you spend up front, means the less that you have to lose in the long run. There are many used car and truck deals to be found – all you have to do is hunt them out.
Park Smart
Sun damage, door dings, bumper scratches and other blemishes will affect the resale value of your used vehicle. That’s why it’s important to always park smart at home and on the go. If you are in a busy parking lot, opt for a spot farther away from the entrance to avoid other vehicles. If you have access to a garage at home, make space for your vehicle to ward off the harsh effects of the sun, which can fade your ride.
Prevent Scratches and Chips
Certain parts of your vehicle are more prone to rock chips and scratches, especially the front end. To keep your vehicle looking pristine, consider installing a clear plastic guard on your hood to reduce your chances of rust and damage from chips.
Fix Scratches and Dents Immediately
If small dings and dents do appear, be sure to get them fixed right away. If not, your vehicle is more susceptible to rust, which is a huge turn-off for used car buyers.
Clock Less KMs
By lessening the number of kilometres that you drive each month, you not only help the environment and your gas budget, but you also maintain the value of your vehicle. When possible, look for other modes of transportation, like public transit, bike, foot or carpooling. Come resale time, you’ll likely fetch more money for your vehicle if you kept your mileage low
Maintain Your Tires
Proper tire maintenance is critical to the safe operation of your vehicle. It also improves fuel economy, extends tire life, provides better handling, prevents avoidable breakdowns and reduces harmful emissions. By regularly maintaining your tires, you not only enhance your vehicle’s safety, but you also protect its resale value at trade-in time.
Detail, Wash & Wax
Whether it’s road salt in the winter or mud and bugs in the summer, dirt and debris will mar your used vehicle and decrease its value. That’s why you should detail and wash your car or truck at least bi-monthly and wax it a least twice a year. In doing so, you’ll keep your vehicle looking and smelling squeaky clean and re-sale ready whenever the time comes.
Rust Proof
As soon as you take ownership of your new-to-you vehicle, make an appointment for rust proofing. Remember to keep your receipt too, as this important piece of paper can help ensure your car's resale value.
Avoid Spills and Stains
Eating while driving is a surefire way to stain the interior of your vehicle. If you do encounter a mess, be sure to clean it up right away, so that stains don’t have a chance to set in.
Maintain Your Investment
The best way to protect your investment is through regular maintenance. Not only will this ensure that your vehicle is running in tip-top condition, but it will help you dodge expensive repairs down the road. Be sure to keep all of your service records too – a proven car history shows pride of ownership, which will work in your favour come resale time.
Want to learn more? Stop by our dealership in New Westminster, B.C. to speak with our knowledgeable sales and service staff. We are here to make your car ownership experience a pleasant one!