Tips for Buying a Used Car at Our Maine Subaru Dealership

Here at Charlie's Subaru, it is our wish to make buying a used car as simple as possible for our friends and neighbors around Portland, Auburn, and surrounding areas. That is why we have constructed a list of tips that will help you through the process. We suggest you take a moment to read over these points so you know what to expect when you finally visit our used car dealership in Augusta, Maine, to finalize your purchase.

Set a Budget

There are hundreds of used cars, trucks, and SUVs for sale. While this diversity is great because it gives you many options to consider, choosing the right one can be a challenge as a result. Thankfully, there is one way you can narrow down the selection. Knowing how much you can spend will enable you to pick a model that is within your means.

Do Your Research

There is more to picking a vehicle than determining just what you want and need. It also helps to know its history, how well it holds up against the test of time, and even how well it compares against its rivals in terms of safety, efficiency, and other factors. With this information, you can figure out its long-term value and how it will benefit you as an owner.

Schedule a Test Drive

With any investment, it is always a good idea to try a product before you buy it. Thankfully, customers who travel out from Bangor, South Portland, and beyond to our Augusta dealership will be given the opportunity to experience their desired models firsthand. You just have to get in touch with us either online or by phone to set aside a day for a test drive!

Used Cars for Sale in Augusta, ME Abound at Charlie's Subaru

For the past 33 years the team at Charlie's has provided local Maine drivers with high quality pre-owned Subaru cars, SUVs and top make vehicles both here in Augusta and surrounding town. We are a proud used Subaru dealer for Auburn area drivers and invite you to browse both our used and certified Subaru inventories. Whether it's a pre-owned Tribeca SUV or a convertible from another top maker, if we offer it at Charlie's Subaru you will know it's in good shape. Plus, our goal is to offer you a plethora or pre-owned vehicles that are both reliable and affordable. To that end be sure to check out the used car specials offered each month.

Drivers looking for used Subaru inventory near Bangor, South Portland and Portland should explore the certified, pre-owned Subaru models and all the certified specials that go with them. Not sure why buying a certified Subaru makes sense? Visit this page that outlines the many advantages of the certified, pre-owned program at Charlie's Subaru. 

The used Subaru and other top makes we carry vary on a daily basis. What this means for local Maine drivers is that a specific body style or trim level is likely to appear in our Augusta used car lot at some point in time. You may find a pre-owned Subaru Legacy GT or Legacy 3.6r. Maybe a Forester XT SUV, Subaru Outback Sport or Outback 3.6r will get returned at the end of its lease and be a great value! Of course, you may also discuss retired models like the Tribeca or former XV Crosstrek in our inventory. 

Find Out if You & the Used Subaru You're Interested in Really Jive - Take it for a Test Drive

Perhaps the quickest way to find out whether a driver and used car are truly compatible is a test drive? If you're ready to see how the used car that's caught your eye handles on the roads of Augusta, South Portland, Auburn, Bangor and Portland, ME and compares to the  , new Ascent, Outback, Impreza, WRX, Legacy, Forester and Crosstrek, schedule one today. Otherwise, simply drop by 466 Western Ave, Augusta, Maine during our regular business hours. Keep that Subaru in its best shape with regular and synthetic oil changes in our service center.

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