The process of purchasing a vehicle can be a less-than-stellar experience. Some customers are weary of lengthy appointments filled with pressure to buy a vehicle beyond their means. Other customers get overwhelmed by the amount of paperwork involved. At Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana, we’d like to help where we can by offering some tips on how you can minimize complaints and provide an amazing car-buying experience for your customers.
Minimize the Waiting
In our fast-paced world, most of us have a difficult time waiting for anything — in the grocery line, for our dinner, and especially when purchasing a new vehicle. Many auto dealerships are changing their sales process by updating it for a more streamlined experience from start to finish. For some, this means integrating internal systems, taking advantage of online signature software, or using a lien search company for expedited service.
Reduce Any Pressure
Customers can feel uncomfortable when they are pressured into a large, expensive purchase, like a vehicle. You can help your customers feel at ease by listening to their vehicle purchase concerns, helping them find a car within their budget, and taking the time to answer any questions they may have. Besides, a customer who has an amazing experience at your dealership will tell friends and family who are looking to buy a new vehicle.
Limit the Complexity of Paperwork
Another common pain point among customers is the amount of paperwork they have to read, sign, and take home. Because buying a car is an investment, there is a lot of paperwork. Much of it is for the protection of the customer, your dealership, and the lender. While you may not be able to limit the amount of paperwork involved, you can find ways to minimize its complexity. For example, some auto dealerships take advantage of electronic signature software. This allows your customer to digitally sign all documents and then be sent to them in one email. They can choose whether or not to print the documents or securely store them in an online storage app.
Your Customers Are Our Priority
Call Consolidated Auto today at (812) 988-8300 to request a quote for our services such as replacement titles, lien placements, title transfers, UCC filings, dealer retail title and registration, and more. We serve auto dealerships in all 50 states and look forward to serving you.
Source: “Vehicle Buyer (and Dealership) Pain Points.” Web article. Automotive Titling Company. 14 Jun. 2022. Web. 28 Feb. 2023.