Frequently Asked Questions
☆ Is price negotiable?
Absolutely !! At Splendid Automobiles we value conservative purchases and its our goal to save the customer money with the understanding of money doesn't grow on trees. That's our value in upholding our private party deals.
☆ Whats a clean title?
A car with a clean title simply indicates that it has never been deemed a total loss by a insurance company. However a vehicle might have in a collision and still remain a clean title
☆ Whats a salvage title?
A salvage title is a form of vehicle title branding, which notes that the vehicle has been damaged and/or deemed a total loss by an insurance company that paid a claim on it. The criteria for determining when a salvage title is issued differ considerably by each state, province or territory.
☆ Do you have return policy?
Yes ! We do offer a return policy better know as an "Option Cancellation Agreement". Which gives you the right to return your car within a period of 72 hours. If you excersice that right you'll receive your money back. Minus the purchase of that agreement and the restocking fee.
☆ Whats the difference between a rebuilt and salvage?
A "rebuilt title" is placed upon a rebuilt or reconstructed vehicle that previously was a salvage vehicle but has now been repaired and restored to operation.
A salvage title is a form of vehicle title branding, which notes that the vehicle has been damaged and/or deemed a total loss by an insurance company that paid a claim on it.
☆ Price difference between clean and salvage ?
More than likely there's a 20 % Price difference depending upon vehicle year and model
The price difference differs by a lot most times. A clean title for a particular car can cost upto $2000- $5000 more than the salvage title of same vehicle
☆ Should I buy a salvage title car for a child?
We recommend it. Due to inexperience drivers or first time drivers. It makes for a great trial-and-error car. While also saving you the money for that first experience.
I like to think once all necessary processes have been made to pass vehicle as safe to be driven, then such car can be bought for your child or children.
☆ Are the cars smogged?
All vehicles are smogged before being sold in Accordance to California state law.
☆ Can I get full coverage on salvage title?
Insurers will sell full coverage insurance for salvage cars. Just like any other car you make want think of what insurance you will want to get depending on year make and model.
☆What insurance company offers full coverage ?
Companies that insure cars withinclude Insurance Navy, Root and General Insurance. The Hartford, 21st Century, Infinity, Omni, Progressive and Safeco ect.. We recommend you call your insurance company to get a definite quote.
☆ Why should I buy a salvage title ?
There are multiple reasons buying Salvage titles could benefit you. One of the most important reasons is that we are a green efficient company and belive in recycling ♻️ used cars to slow down mass car production which helps save our very planet. There's a 20% Savings with this classification of title. Great commuter cars and more !.
If you are looking to save thousands of dollars and acquiring a car of your choice then a salvage title will be the best bet. Make sure when buying a salvage vehicle, you make the right inspections and its advisable to have your mechanic or have the car checked out by a professional before making a purchase. If everything checks out, then you have yourself a good deal because you’ve purchased a car of your choice at a lesser price than the market value of said vehicle.
☆ Do we have service records ?
At Splendid Automobiles our tech team are known for providing your car extensive service history. We don't just offer you recent car service records. We provide the history of your car service reports since manufactured.
☆ What warranty do I get ?
Every car sold is offered a free warranty upon purchase of the dealership package. 7 days or 200 miles. Please refer to one of our representatives for detail information.
we also provide expert advice and services for any issues that come up after the expiration of warranty.
☆ Do I have to pay taxes and registration ?
According to state law taxes and registration must be paid unless purchasing under private party deals. For more information please refer to one of our experts.
☆ What's the payment plan on taxes ?
We understand that some of our customers may not wont to pay any extra fee at that exact moment.
We offer the flexibility of a 3 month window for taxes. However if taxes are higher than expected we offer to pay half to cut your bill and half.
☆ Can I still bring my car after my warranty expires?
Most definitely ! We're here to help our customers with their car needs and desires. We have a team of experts that's ready to help solve any problems or advise you to what's suitable for your needs.
Since warranty has expired, we have no obligation to the vehicle but we accommodate our clients by offering expert advice or professionals that can resolve whatever issue customer is dealing with at customers expense.
☆ Can I buy extended warranty ?
Splendid Automobiles does offer extended warranties for a reasonable price. 3 months, 6 months ect.. Please ask our team about warranty packages.