What is GM Certified Pre-Owned anyway?

We hear it on the radio, tv, see it labeled on our online inventory and even on the direct mail that fills our mail box… what is the difference between a used car and a Certified Pre-Owned vehicle at Heidebreicht? Why would I want to buy a GM Certified vehicle?

To start, there’s $2,135 built in value in the GM Certified name to all Chevy, Buick, and GMC Certified Pre-Owned vehicles. The benefits include:

  • An Exclusive 2Year/24,000 Mile Schedulded Maintenance Plan. which includes oil changes, tire rotations, filter changes and multi point vehicle inspections!
  • Two Warranites –

12Month/12,000Miles Bumper to Bumper Limited Warranty – this protects almost everything on your vehicle from the moment you drive off our lot.

5Year/100,000Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty – covers you for the remainder of the original new-vehicle warranty!

  • 24/7 Roadside Assistance – this ensures your never stranded!
  • Courtesy Transportation – If you need to bring in your vehicle for warranty work, we’ll make sure you get a ride to where you need to go.
  • 3 Day/150 Mile Customer Satisfaction Guarantee – say you decide the vehicle you purchased isn’t all you had imagined, bring it back and we will get you into a vehicle that fits your needs.
  • Lastly, but certainly not least…. Onstar and Siriusxm satellite radio trial offers – Turn up the jams and dance it out with the latest music and news in your car.

How does a vehicle obtain Certification Standards? – Must be a Chevy, Buick, GMC, Pontiac, or Saturn. Has to be within the current year plus 5, for example 2014 -2010’s can be sold Certified. Cannot have more than 75,000miles, must come with a vehicle history report. If that’s enough, they then go through a 172 point insprection and reconditioning process to make sure all the ducks are in a row inside and out.

For more information check out the GM Certified Website at http://www.gmcertified.com/



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