Understanding Taxes and Fees When You Buy a Car with Patrick Dealer Group

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The excitement of buying a car at Patrick Dealer Group can oftentimes overshadow some of the finer details in the process. No, we are not talking about what air freshener you should choose for your new ride, or the first song you should play when you pull off the sales lot. But we’re talking about taxes. Taxes are ever-important nowadays in the car world, especially in Illinois when compared to other places around the country. We at Patrick Dealer Group felt that it would be important to give you a rundown of what to expect when you buy a…
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Got A/C Problems? 3 Items to Check

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As the weather begins to warm up in the Chicagoland area, many will forget to service their vehicle’s air conditioning. Sitting in a stuffy, warm vehicle is uncomfortable and can be dangerous. If you’re A/C is blowing cool but not cold, the problem could be a clogged filter, cooling fan problem, radiator trouble, or it could simply be that you need to recharge your vehicles AC.
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Why Choose a Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle? (Also known as CPO)

A certified pre-owned vehicle is exactly what it sounds like: a used vehicle that's certified to be in top condition by the manufacturer, who will stand behind it with a factory warranty. If that seems like the makings of a good deal, you're right. There are many advantages to purchasing a certified pre-owned (CPO) car, crossover, SUV—and very few downsides. But is a CPO vehicle right for you?

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We're open to help Shop, Test Drive, Service & Order Parts all from home!

We will get through this together. Like you, the entire team at Patrick Dealer Group is continuing to learn about the coronavirus (COVID-19) & the impact it is having on our communities.
 
Since life doesn't always stop during times like these Our Patrick Direct Team is here to help you shop online or in-store, schedule service, or parts, body shop repairs & estimates.  As an essential business each of our locations will remain open with special hours & small but essential team of staff for you to continue to shop &and service your vehicles.
 
The Patrick Dealer Group Team
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Looking for a Quality Used Luxury Vehicle? Look No Further Than the Patrick Dealer Group

Why do you choose to buy used vehicles? Is it because of the cost savings or for another reason? Whatever the motive, we know that drivers from the areas of Chicago, Aurora, Naperville, and Schaumburg, IL, all find great value at The Patrick Dealer Group. Our selection of used cars, trucks and SUVs is truly impressive.

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Why Drive a Hybrid? Here are a Few Reasons

There are many reasons to drive a hybrid, electric or “green car.” Do any of these describe yours?

  1. You love to save money at the pump. Why pay outrageous prices for fuel when you can decrease your trips to the gas station, or eliminate them all together?
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Why is My Check Engine Light On?

You’re running late to work and catch a glimpse of a light on the dashboard that isn’t usually there. Peering more closely you see that it’s the check engine light. You groan, your mind immediately running to expensive repairs that your vehicle might need.

Don’t panic. There are several reasons that a check engine light appears. It could be:

  • A loose gas cap. If a gas cap isn’t closed tightly enough, it can cause the check engine light to appear. Also, if the cap is cracked or broken in some way, it could cause this…
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