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Sudden Impact: How Hitting A Curb Damages Your Car

Well, we all survived the apocalyptic Ice Storm Jupiter last month, but not with some bumps and bruises along the way; especially to our cars. Vehicle damage comes in many varieties during these treacherous driving conditions. One of the most common occurrences is skidding and hitting the curb.

 

Damage Occurs Even At Low Speeds.

Regardless of how hard you hit the curb, doing so can cause significant harm. Even going as slow as 5 to 10 miles per hour when you hit a curb can affect your suspension, tires, and alignment. Therefore, if you've recently struck a curb, ignoring…

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How To Buy Better KC Used Cars With Certified+ Benefits

If you're in the market for quality used cars for sale near Kansas City, you have many choices. However, not all Kansas City used car dealerships are created equal. When it comes to buying a used car in Kansas City, you should look for a used car dealer that goes above and beyond to give you more value for your purchase.

 

That's why we're excited to tell you about the exceptional benefits…

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Check Out All the 2017 Kansas City Area Winter Events

Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean that there aren't lots of things going on in Kansas City this winter. As we look forward to what's in store for 2017, you'll be surprised at how many exciting and fun-filled events and activities are happening in and around KC as we kick off the New Year.

 

Your friends here at McCarthy Pre-owned Supercenter want to help keep you in the know about many of KC's top wintertime activities with this handy guide. So bundle up and have some fun because the cool KC scene is…

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10 Expert Tips for Kansas City Winter Car Maintenance

The change of seasons here in Kansas City bring colder weather, not to mention rain, snow, and more dangerous driving conditions. Performing regular maintenance on your car is essential to keep it running its best. Failure to do so may result in potential safety issues, as well as result in costly repairs. According to The Car Care Council, preventative maintenance is critical to vehicle safety. That's why this national non-profit organization supports "National Car Care Month" twice a year in the spring and fall.

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What You Need To Know About The KC Chiefs

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How About Those CHIIIIEEEEEEEFFFFS!!! Photo: chiefs.com/media-center

It's no secret that Kansas City has some of the most rabid and loyal fans in the NFL. Legions of Chiefs fans routinely rock world-class Arrowhead Stadium in support of their beloved Chiefs. Of course, all of us here your preferred used car dealership near Kansas City, McCarthy Pre-Owned Supercenter, enthusiastically support our Chiefs and hope that they will have a successful season as they vie for an AFC West championship.

Let's take a look at our exclusive scouting report.

As of this writing, Head Coach Andy Reid's squad…

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Exclusive: How To Buy A Used Car In 6 Easy Steps

Your jalopy is starting to show its age. The rear bumper is held together with duct tape. The engine rattles and coughs when you start it up. The radio hasn't worked for months. And your friends politely decline when you offer them a ride. In other words, it's time to start shopping for another car.

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But the thought of going to used car dealerships near Kansas City gives you sweaty palms and heart palpitations. You admit that you don't know the first thing about the process of purchasing a pre-owned vehicle. Sure, you've seen the TV…

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Should People Under 30 Avoid New Cars?

Ahhh, that "new car smell." It can be intoxicating, can't it? As a society, we've been conditioned to value "new" over "used." After all, you aren't likely to hear a retailer say: "Stop on down for a great deal on one of our used refrigerators." Uh, no thank you.

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So if you're under 30 and you're shopping for a new set of wheels, it's awfully tempting to be drawn to that wonderful aroma of a brand-new, fresh-from-the-factory vehicle. After all, it has the most modern styling, comes with all the bells and whistles, and…

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How To Find The Best KC Summer Road Trips

Taking a summer road trip with family or friends is a terrific way to put your cares in the rearview mirror. As the highway unfolds before you, you’ll experience new adventures and create special memories at every destination along the way.

If you’ve been having trouble deciding on just where to go this summer, we’ve got you covered. Our staff here at your preferred Kansas City used car dealership, McCarthy Pre-Owned Supercenter, has come up with 7 sensational summer road trip ideas which we hope will inspire you to hit the road for some summer fun.

 

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Top 12 Used Cars For Young Buyers

Taking the bus, borrowing the family minivan (ugh!), bumming rides with friends, or just walking get old really fast. What you need is your own set of wheels. You have some money saved up, or your parents are willing to help you out financially, so your dream of owning your own car is starting to become a reality.

Here at the premier used car dealership in Kansas City, McCarthy Pre-owned Supercenter, we have hundreds of top quality pre-owned vehicles priced under $15,000 to choose from.

 

2008 Or Later Hyundai Elantra SE

The SE version of the Elantra gets good…

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