How to Shop for a Used Jeep Near You

Jeep is the fastest-growing auto brand in the US, and many Marshalltown, Des Moines, and Ankeny drivers are shopping for Jeeps near them. But what if you don't want to buy a new Jeep? Shopping for a used Jeep near you can be a great way to get the capability, build quality, and style of a Jeep, but without the higher cost of a new car. But some of our Boone, IA customers don't know where to start in the used Jeep buying process. While visiting is a great start, we do have some other pieces of shopping advice for our Ames, IA customers.

We know that Iowa shoppers want to make sure that they're not only getting a great deal on their used Jeep in Ames, IA, but also a reliable vehicle. We're going to look at the best steps that Ankeny shoppers can take when shopping for a used Jeep near them. So if you've been researching used Jeeps in your area, read on below to see what you should be looking for.


Deery Brothers of Ames, Inc.

1700 SE 16th Street
Directions Ames, IA 50010-6430

  • Sales: 515-337-2515
  • Service: 515-520-8406
  • Parts: 515-598-7353

Research Used Jeeps Near You

Have you found some specific used Jeep models you're interested in? The first step is to research those used Jeeps to see which might best fit your needs. Our Research Center has some overviews that Marshalltown shoppers can read about both new and used Jeeps. Other popular sites for research, such as Edmunds, can give you a good idea of overall features and trim level breakdowns.

It's always a good idea to visit the manufacturer's website as well. They often have the most complete information, as well as information about warranties, links to Jeep dealerships, and more. Once Ankeny, IA shoppers have a couple different used Jeep models in mind, it's time to start comparing prices, condition, and more. Below, we'll look at popular ways that Des Moines buyers research their used Jeeps online.

Shopping Iowa Used Jeep Prices & More

When shopping for a used Jeep, price is naturally one of the main considerations for Des Moines, Iowa shoppers. Often, Iowa Jeep shoppers will use sites like CarGurus to compare price and condition of used Jeeps at different dealerships. However, once you find a model you're interested in, it's always a good idea to contact the dealer directly. Sometimes, the CarGurus price can be negotiated down. Other dealers may have an artificially low price to get your interest, only to significantly raise it later.

Kelley Blue Book is also a great resource to help make sure you're getting a fair price on a used Jeep. A reputable dealer like Deery of Ames will normally either match or beat the KBB price. If you find a price above KBB, it's a good idea to ask the dealer why. They will most often bring the price down, as long as Iowa shoppers are making a fair offer.

Some of our customers have found us through, where shoppers can find links to used Jeeps, Jeep specials, and research on different Jeep models. It's a one-stop shop for information and great deals on Jeep's lineup in Iowa, both new and used.

Choose a Trustworthy Used Jeep Dealer

Whether you're in Ankeny, Marshalltown, Des Moines, or right here in Ames, Iowa, one of the best things you can do when shopping for a used Jeep is choose a dealership you can trust. At Deery of Ames, we have always focused on building relationships of trust with our customers. We treat everyone like family from the moment they contact us, and will work with all of our Iowa Jeep customers to make sure they get the deal they want on a used Jeep.

If you haven't already, you can review our inventory of new and used Jeep vehicles above, as well as get pre-approved for used car financing. Whether you're shopping Deery of Ames' used Jeep inventory, or comparing different dealerships, you can always reach out to contact us with any questions you have. At Deery of Ames, our Des Moines, Marshalltown, Ankeny, and Ames, Iowa customers can expect honest, straightforward answers from our experienced staff. Shopping for a used Jeep? Start at Deery of Ames.

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