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What are "certified pre-owned" or "certified used" vehicles and what are the benefits of having this classification from a dealership? What are the differences between buying a used auto with an extended warranty and a certified used auto? As the popularity of “certified used" and pre-owned vehicles has grown, so has the confusion surrounding exactly what the dealerships are offering consumers. While hearing that a vehicle has a “warranty” or is “certified” might help convince you to buy it, the details can often be misinterpreted and can lead to unexpected expenses after the vehicle is purchased.

For many dealerships “certified used” or “certified pre-owned” vehicles feature warranties that extend beyond the initial coverage of the new auto purchase and are recognized by the original vehicle manufacturer view manufacturer’s programs. Before an auto can receive this distinction, the manufacturer conducts what is known as a 100-point inspection, to determine if the vehicle is worth the additional warranty coverage. If the vehicle passes inspection the manufacturer authorizes the “certified” classification and the additional warranty will take effect after the original coverage expires. Often, “certified” buyers enjoy many of the same benefits new auto buyers receive.

Used vehicles that are sold with extended warranties are not factory-certified but have service contracts that were purchased at an additional cost from a third party. Most extended service contracts do not require manufacturer’s inspection and repair procedures performed routinely under an authorized “certified” program.

Generally, autos with a “certified” authorization are more expensive than regular “used” vehicles. However, the additional cost is seen as assurance from the dealer that the auto is a solid purchase.

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PU ... $17,295 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Bianco (White), PURCHASING YOU ... $19,045 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Bianco (White), PURCHASING YOUR FIA ... $21,445 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Granito Lucente (Granite Crystal)< ... $22,650 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Espresso, PURCHASING YOUR FIAT - Fo ... $22,695 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PU ... $23,200 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Celeste Blu (Retro Light Blue) ... $24,300 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PURCHAS ... $25,300 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Espresso, PURCHASING YOUR FIAT - Fo ... $26,550 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PURCHAS ... $27,045 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Bianco (White), PURCHASING YOUR FIA ... $27,250 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PU ... $27,695 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PURCHAS ... $29,695 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PURCHAS ... $29,745 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Bianco (White), PURCHASING YOUR FIA ... $29,745 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, CONVERTIBLE, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PURCHAS ... $30,545 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Espresso, PURCHASING YOUR FIAT ... $23,200 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Nero Puro (Straight Black), PU ... $19,600 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Rosso (Red), PURCHASING YOUR F ... $20,000 154 miles

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2015 New Fiat / 500, HATCHBACK 2 DOOR, Espresso, PURCHASING YOUR FIAT ... $20,000 154 miles

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