What Does Certified Pre-Owned Mean?

Side view of red Nissan Murano

Certified pre-owned vehicles are a special category of used cars that you can expect to perform like new — but at a lower price. Like new Nissan vehicles, CPO Nissan vehicles come with substantial benefits to protect you from costs associated with repairs, replacement parts, and roadside assistance. Exactly what does certified pre-owned mean in terms of benefits? Just for a start, the advantages of buying CPO include:

  • 7-year/100,000-mile limited warranty
  • 24-hour Emergency Roadside Assistance
  • Car Rental Reimbursement and Towing Benefit
  • Only Genuine Nissan replacement parts
  • CARFAX® Vehicle History Report™
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription
  • Optional Security+Plus® Extended Protection Plan

Benefits of Buying a Certified Pre-Owned Nissan

What does certified pre-owned mean when it comes to vehicle condition? Nissan vehicles must meet strict standards to be sold on our lot as CPO — meaning you can rely on them to perform just as well as a new vehicle. Every CPO Nissan in our inventory must:

  • Be less than six years old from the original in-service date
  • Have less than 80,000 miles on the odometer
  • Pass a rigorous 167-point inspection
  • Have a clean, non-branded title

What’s Covered Under the Nissan Basic Warranty?

Like new vehicles, CPO Nissan vehicles are backed by substantial warranty coverage in the event of a collision or breakdown. From routine maintenance to major powertrain repairs, you can rest assured that your Nissan CPO warranty coverage will take care of any challenges you face on the road ahead. The Nissan CPO Limited Warranty covers mechanical repairs, parts, labor, and tax on powertrain components in the following categories:

  • Extensive Protection — The Nissan Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty covers 600+ components, including the engine, transmission, and drivetrain systems.
  • Coverage Term — Coverage lasts for the duration of the original warranty when you buy CPO, meaning you’re covered for 7 years from the original in-service date of the vehicle or 100,000 total miles on the odometer, whichever occurs first.
  • Authorized Nissan Repair Facilities — Find repair service nationwide through any authorized Nissan dealership in the Lexington and Berea area. Contact the Gates Nissan service center to learn more.
  • Service — Pay a deductible of $100 per visit.
  • Genuine Nissan Parts — Coverage ensures that any necessary replacement parts are genuine Nissan new or remanufactured parts or Nissan-approved parts.

Rely on Gates Nissan for High-Quality Certified Used Models

If you’re looking for a reliable Nissan model in the London area, take advantage of our pre-owned vehicle specials and great deals on used vehicles under $12K. When you’re ready to move forward with a high-quality certified used Nissan, browse our CPO inventory and connect with our team today!

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