At Modern, we know you want to purchase your Pre-Owned vehicle risk-free from a dealership that will stand behind what they sell. So we’ve covered all the bases by offering our SmartBuy Pre-Owned Vehicles, where “Confidence Comes Standard”.
This means our vehicles are inspected, reconditioned, and come with a CARFAX history report. Then we give you extra peace of mind with our Modern exclusive warranty on most vehicles. And should you change your mind about your purchase, we even offer a 3-Day/300 Mile Vehicle Exchange Program. We’ll give you a full tank of gas, a professional reconditioning, and provide a free rental for warranty-covered repairs. As an added bonus, we’ll perform a complimentary NC State Inspection on your car for life!
Modern ensures you can buy a Pre-Owned vehicle with confidence. Just another way you can Experience the MODERN Difference.
THREE TYPES OF SMARTBUY PRE-OWNED VEHICLES1
Pre-owned Vehicles under 80,000 miles and less than 8 years old2
Pre-owned Vehicles 80,000 – 120,000 miles and 8 – 12 years old2
Pre-owned vehicles over 120,000 miles and over 12 years old2
MOST VEHICLES BACKED BY AN EXCLUSIVE MODERN WARRANTY3
12-Month/12,000 Mile Powertrain Coverage
3-Month/3,000 Mile Powertrain Coverage
1-Month/1,000 Mile Platinum Coverage4 or Balance of Factory Warranty
INTERNET VALUE PRICING
Our Internet Value Pricing mission at Modern Automotive is to present Value Pricing to all of our customers. To achieve this, we poll thousands of preowned websites hourly. This ensures that every one of our customers receives real-time Value Pricing on every SmartBuy Pre-owned Vehicle we sell. We do not artificially inflate our pre-owned prices in the hopes of winning a negotiating contest with our customers! After being in business since 1933, we have found that Internet Value Pricing is by far the best approach for our customers.
150-POINT QUALITY ASSURANCE INSPECTION
Every SmartBuy Pre-owned Vehicle from Modern Automotive receives a 150-Point Quality Assurance inspection. From the engine to the interior, our certified technicians inspect the vehicle ensuring you are receiving a reliable ride.
3-DAY/300 MILE VEHICLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM6
Should you change your mind about your purchase, simply bring it back to your dealer within the first three days or 300 miles (whichever comes first) to exchange it for another Modern pre-owned vehicle that fits your needs. No regrets.
MODERN-PAID NC STATE INSPECTIONS FOR LIFE
Complimentary North Carolina Inspections for as long as you own the vehicle.
CARFAX® VEHICLE HISTORY REPORT
The report contains information about whether the vehicle has been in an accident, has any open recalls, previous owners, service history and much, much more.
PROFESSIONAL RECONDITIONED INSIDE AND OUT
Hand-Wash and Wax
Paintless Dent Repair
FULL TANK OF GAS ON DELIVERY
Modern Automotive provides a full tank of gas with every SmartBuy Pre-owned Vehicle purchased!
FREE RENTAL FOR WARRANTY-COVERED REPAIRS
If you are unable to drive your vehicle due to the mechanical breakdown of a covered component, Modern will provide a rental car, up to $35.00 per day for up to 5 days per repair.
You will be reimbursed up to One Hundred ($100) Dollars if your vehicle needs to be towed due to the breakdown of a covered part.
2 KEYS WITH GOLD & SILVER SMARTBUY VEHICLES
With any Gold & Silver purchase, Modern Automotive provides 2 keys at no additional charge.
1 Some Specialty vehicles excluded. 2 Age determined by model year, not sale date. 3 Warranties are non-transferable. All warranty repairs must be done at the dealership where the vehicle was purchased. Does not include wholesale vehicles or vehicles specifically designated “as is.” 4 Does not include cosmetic items or normal wear and tear items. 5 Warranty repairs are covered by Modern-you are not required to pay a deductible. 6 Exchange Program vehicles must be in-stock and are subject to approved financing. Limit two (2) vehicle exchanges per original purchase.
We do not artificially inflate our Pre-Owned prices in the hopes of winning a negotiation with a customer. By putting the customer first since 1933, we have found that Internet Value Pricing is by far the best approach.
INTERNET VALUE PRICING
Our Internet Value Pricing Mission at Modern Automotive is to present Value Pricing to all of our customers. By polling thousands of Pre-Owned websites hourly, we can ensure that every single one of our customers receives real-time Value Pricing on every SmartBuy Pre-Owned vehicle we sell.
HOW DOES MODERN HELP ME FEEL CONFIDENT
Founded in 1933 by O.T. Fowler, family-owned Modern Automotive has been offering honest, straightforward service to all of their customers. O.T. Fowler believed that everyone who walked through his doors should be offered the same level of respect that he would offer his own family. Since then, Modern has made an ongoing commitment to honor his vision.Watch our personal video to the left to learn more about our family history or simply come visit Modern Auto so you can experience the Modern Difference firsthand.
COMMITMENT TO HONESTY
Here at Modern Automotive, we understand that our success comes from you, the community, and that is the only reason we are still here. So it’s only natural we make sure to use our resources to give back to the community that has helped us grow from one dealership back in 1933 to a total of sixteen that stretch across North Carolina.
Since 1933 our family has committed to showing our support in a variety of ways:
So when you purchase, trade or service your vehicle at any one of our dealerships, you can be assured that your business with us is contributing to Modern Making a Difference in your hometown.
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