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Things You Can Do for Halloween 2021 and Trick or Treating in Auburn-Lewiston, ME!

It’s October and the scariest time of the year is almost upon us once again. This year, Halloween will be more fun, thanks to the pandemic being less scary in Auburn-Lewiston and across New England. We at K&R Auto Sales in Auburn, ME, are excited to see how creative people can get with their face masks this Halloween, and how about jack-o’-lanterns with face masks? Speaking of which, let’s check out some of the crazy, scary things you could do to scare the daylights out of people this Halloween 2021.

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Where Can I Find Used Ford F-150 in Auburn, ME?

The Ford F-150 has long been America’s best-selling pickup truck and it comes as no surprise. While the 2021 Ford F-150 lineup is undoubtedly superior in every way but a well-cared-for, less-driven used Ford F-150 should be able to carry out most of the tasks an average driver in the Auburn might demand from it. If you’re in the market for one such used Ford F-150, then you’re at the right place. At K&R Auto Sales in Auburn, ME, we have a huge inventory of used trucks including the famed Ford F-150. Keep reading this blog to find out why you should buy a used Ford F-150 and what used Ford F150s are available with us currently.

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Top Labor Day Weekend Family Getaways in Maine

Labor Day weekend is almost upon us. And what can be better than giving yourself and your family a much-needed weekend getaway and explore the scenic beauty of New England in Maine? You know, for all that hard work that you put in at your job every day, you deserve a day or two for yourself and your family! Keep reading this blog post from K&R Auto Sales in Auburn, ME, and check out some of the picturesque big cities, small towns, and beach communities that you can visit this weekend in the quaint state. And if you’re afraid you don’t have a set of wheels to go on that road trip and you’re located in the Lewiston-Auburn Metropolitan area, you can get yourself an affordable and reliable used car for the trip, just check out the extensive used cars inventory at K&R Auto Sales.

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Is This the Best Time to Sell or Trade-in Your Old Car in Auburn, ME?

As some of you might know the auto world is currently reeling under a global chip shortage, which means car manufacturers are churning out fewer new cars this year. The lesser new car inventory at car dealers throughout the U.S. and soaring prices of new cars are forcing many to turn towards the used car market. This can be good news if you’re planning to sell or trade-in your existing car in the Greater Portland metropolitan area. Find out if this is the best time to sell or trade-in your old car at K&R Auto Sales in Auburn, ME.

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Is Buying a Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500 a Good Idea in Auburn, ME?

Should I buy a Used Chevy Silverado 1500 in Auburn, ME?

Buying a used Chevy Silverado 1500 will not only help you save some money but used Silverados are renowned for holding up extremely well. Their powerful yet reliable engines, sturdy metal frames, and durable plastics stand the test of time and the cold winters in Auburn, Maine like very few trucks can. But there’s a lot more that makes buying a used Silverado a good idea. If you’re wondering why you should buy a used Silverado in Auburn, ME, consider giving this blog from K&R Auto Sales a read.

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How to Buy a Used Car During COVID-19?

Is it safe to buy a used car from a used car dealership in Auburn, ME during the pandemic?

Are you afraid of buying your dream used car during the COVID-19 pandemic? Are you worried that you may contract the virus if you visit the dealership or take the car out for a spin? Are the intermittent lockdowns and quarantine measures that are forcing car dealers to shutter down their brick-and-mortar dealerships stores stopping you from buying your dream car? If so, then fret not. At K&R Auto Sales in Auburn, ME, we understand your concerns during the pandemic and have come up with a blog post to answer all your questions.

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Where Can I Find Reliable Used Cars for Under $10,000 in Auburn, ME?

From rusty chassis to faded paint and worn-out upholstery, and worst of all, faulty engines that refuse to start during the cold and snowy Maine winters, buying used cars under $10,000 can turn out to be a nightmare for car buyers in Auburn, ME. Fortunately, there are used car dealerships that sell hand-picked vehicles that are thoroughly inspected and carefully detailed by expert technicians and mechanics so that you can rest assured you are buying the best of the best! If you are looking for one such good, reliable used car for under $10,000 in Auburn, ME, then you’ve come to the right place at K&R Auto Sales.

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Protect your catalytic converter from thieves

Why do people steal catalytic converters? 

People have been breaking into cars since the first horseless carriages were built more than 100 years ago. By and large, a thief is more likely to take easily obtainable items like small electronics or other easily transportable valuables than they are to take an entire vehicle. Through the first half of 2021, several areas around the United States have been dealing with a major uptick in catalytic converter thefts. So, why do people steal catalytic converters? This is a good question, but let us ask one, why do people steal anything? The answer is, of course, money. Catalytic converters are small, relatively easy to access and very valuable. Let’s take a look at a few things you might want to know.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Vehicle repossession doesn’t have to happen if you act quickly

Can I stop my vehicle from being repossessed in Maine? 

Nobody goes through the effort of finding a vehicle to buy and obtaining a loan with the goal of missing payments and defaulting on the loan. People run into financial troubles for a variety of reasons, and it causes them an incredible amount of stress. If you have hit some tough financial times, you might also be wondering, ‘Can I stop my vehicle from being repossessed in Maine?’ Well, there is no hard and fast way to put the brakes on this process, but there are some things a borrower can do that might be able to mitigate the damage. None of the following information should be construed as legal advice. If you’re in danger of having a vehicle repossessed, contact a lawyer first. Let’s take a look at a few things that could help people in a tough situation.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What do warranties actually cover?

Warranties: What They Cover

Warranties are one of the reasons people pay extra for new vehicles. It’s always great to have the assurance that the vehicle you paid tens of thousands of dollars for won’t wind up costing you thousands of dollars more to fix. But what do the warranties you get with a new vehicle even do?

Here’s what the most common types of warranties actually cover.

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