me. how the automatic browser works
a. pre-qualification for car financing:
Prior to visiting a participating dealership, submitting an application to prequalify for auto financing will allow a review to determine if you prequalify. But don’t worry, it won’t affect your credit score. If you prequalify, you’ll be able to see your monthly payments, years, and offers for vehicles you may be considering.
b. find your car:
auto navigator provides advertised inventory from participating dealers to help you search and save your favorites to find the car that best fits your budget and lifestyle. And while we can’t guarantee that participating dealers will display every vehicle they have available for sale, you can still use your pre-qualification at any participating dealer. Don’t forget that your pre-qualification can only be used to purchase a vehicle for personal use. inventory availability is subject to change without notice.
c. personalize your offer:
Adjust things like your down payment, term length, and more to create the deal that’s right for you. remember, you can use your mobile phone to set up prequalified financing for the vehicles you’re considering and compare your options at the dealership.
d. buying from a participating retailer:
When you visit a participating dealer, show them your auto navigator prequalification offer for the vehicle you’d like to finance. when available, prior to visiting the dealership, may provide you with your most up-to-date personal, contact, residence, income, and employment information, as well as proposed financing terms, pre-qualified status, vehicle information you may are interested in financing and have saved cars at that dealership using the “check availability” button (this feature is not available to all dealers and is not a required step). if you choose to do so, you will also let the distributor know your preferred method of communication so that the distributor can contact you to discuss next steps. When you arrive at the dealership, you can test drive the car, complete a credit application, and provide all the information needed to review and complete your financing. An application for credit at the dealership will result in one or more inquiries being posted to your credit file. After negotiating the terms of purchase and receiving credit approval from the dealer, you will sign a contract with the dealer that reflects the terms of purchase and financing. your purchase will result in a retail installment agreement with the dealer as the original creditor.
ii. capital one auto financing restrictions and important information
a. client age, status and income restrictions:
To pre-qualify, you must be at least 18 years old and have a valid mailing address within the contiguous United States. a valid apo/fpo address also works. auto browser is not available to residents of alaska or hawaii and post office box addresses cannot be used as an address in your prequalification application. the minimum monthly income required is $1,500. In addition, any existing principal account must be in good standing (ie, not over limit, past due, or delinquent).
b. prequalification offers:
Pre-qualification does not guarantee that you will receive financing or any particular financing terms, which are subject to change based on Capital One’s evaluation of your credit application submitted to the dealer and any required documents, and may vary by dealer selling the products. vehicles you are interested in financing. your capital one prequalification expires 30 days from the date your prequalification request is received. If you recently applied for and financed another loan with Capital One Auto Finance, you may no longer be eligible to obtain a new loan with your Capital One Auto Finance pre-qualification. any other financing offer is subject to the terms of the party offering the offer.
c. April 1:
apr is the annual percentage rate. Pre-qualified financing terms depend on individual’s credit and key financing characteristics, including but not limited to amount financed, term, loan-to-value (LTV), down payment amount, and loan characteristics. vehicle, and may vary depending on the dealership that sells the vehicles you may be interested in financing. Advertised years shown are current as of March 3, 2020. Also, down payment, refund, or exchange may be required in some situations to complete purchase. advertised and pre-qualified rates and financing terms are subject to change without notice. your actual APR will be based on your specific situation.
d. vehicle type restrictions2:
Your capital one pre-qualification can only be used at participating dealers, but don’t worry, there are plenty to choose from. this is what is required to finance a vehicle:
- a new or used personal car, truck, minivan, or SUV
- the vehicle must have less than 120,000 miles and the model year must be within the last 10 years.
In some cases, an older model or vehicle with higher mileage (up to 150,000 miles) may be eligible.
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We want you to find a vehicle you really like, but Capital One Auto Finance does not finance certain makes of vehicles, including but not limited to Oldsmobile, Daewoo, Saab, Suzuki, or Isuzu vehicles. We do not offer financing for commercial vehicles, motorcycles, recreational vehicles (RVs), ATVs, boats, motorhomes, motor homes, vehicles with a history of chronic failure and/or manufacturer or dealer buybacks (also known as lemons), vehicles with brand title or vehicles without vehicle identification number (VIN) or issued title. We may determine that a vehicle is commercial or ineligible based on the model and/or information provided to us.
e. financed amount restrictions:
For new and used vehicles, the minimum amount financed is $4,000. the amount you’re pre-qualified up to is based on your income, key credit characteristics, the vehicle you’re buying, the specific dealer you’re buying the vehicle from, and/or the details of the financing agreement, such as if you trade in a vehicle. this amount is also subject to verification of the personal income you put on your prequalification application. the amount financed may include the dealer’s advertised price, taxes, title, license fees, dealer fees, and any optional products, such as a service contract and/or extended warranty, you choose to purchase from the dealer. capital one auto finance may not provide financing for all optional products offered by a participating dealer.
f. participating dealer requirements:
Capital One Auto Finance provides financing for new and used vehicles purchased from participating dealers listed on Auto Navigator. participating dealers are subject to change. In addition, we do not offer financing for vehicles purchased from nonparticipating dealers, auto brokers, or private sellers.
iii. participating lender restrictions
a. eligibility for participating lenders:
Eligibility for auto finance pre-qualification from participating lenders is determined by the information you submitted, along with the personal credit profile from the credit reporting agencies that Capital One obtains through your browser pre-qualification application. automatic.
You may not be eligible to submit a prequalification application to participating lenders; so if you’re not eligible, you won’t see an option to do so.
Participating lenders may have their own eligibility restrictions, such as requiring you to be at least 18 years of age, live within the contiguous United States, meet minimum income requirements, and purchase a vehicle for personal use. that meets the specified year, make, model and/or mileage restrictions.
b. prequalification offers:
pre-qualification does not guarantee that you will receive financing or any particular financing term, which is subject to change based on the participating lender’s evaluation of your credit application submitted to the dealer and any required documents, and may vary by selling dealer the vehicles you are interested in financing. the expiration of your prequalification is subject to the terms of the lender and may be different from the principal. If you have previously qualified for auto financing with a participating lender and do not see that prequalification when you log into your auto browser account, you can access your prequalification on the website where you submitted that prequalification request.
Some participating lenders may have membership eligibility requirements, and some may pay a principal if you finance with them.
c. participating dealer requirements:
Participating lenders provide financing for new and used vehicles purchased from participating dealers, and those dealers are subject to change and may vary by participating lender.
iv. auto browser product terms and disclosures
a. * pre-qualified auto financing terms:
Your pre-qualified auto financing terms, including monthly payment and annual percentage rate (APR), are not final until your financing is completed at a participating dealership with the lender offering auto financing. these pre-qualified auto financing terms are based on the information you provide and may change if you update any information on the auto navigator website, with a participating lender, or at the dealership. capital one and participating lenders do not guarantee that the dealership will provide you with all of the terms outlined in your prequalification offer. online terms are provided based on common monthly increments, but other terms may be available from dealer when vehicle is purchased. however, not everyone qualifies for each of these terms.
b. ratings and reviews:
We love hearing what our customers have to say about Auto Browser. and all of our customer reviews are submitted by validated capital one customers who purchased vehicles using auto navigator. some product ratings and reviews may be from customers with different versions of the product shown above.
c. third party information:
capital one uses information from third parties, otherwise available, to help improve your auto financing experience. Third party information includes, but is not limited to, trade-in values, car pictures, dealer-reported mileage, fuel economy, dealer-advertised price, and car details and car history reports. Remember, third parties, including the dealer, provide this information and Capital One does not sell vehicles, does not sell optional products, and makes no express or implied representations or warranties regarding the accuracy of the third party data. information. You must verify the accuracy of any third party information on your own. All trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Vehicle images may not be representative of the vehicle advertised by the dealer. cars are subject to prior sale, so there is a chance some cars have already been sold. availability must be confirmed with the distributor. dealer advertised prices are subject to change without notice.
Dealer advertised prices may be negotiable and do not include taxes, title, license and other dealer fees. other fees may also include, but are not limited to, document fees, dealer set-up fees, and delivery charges. you should check with the dealer what is included in the dealer’s advertised price. We also provide a historical estimate of taxes, title, and license fees based on the state the dealership is in to show you how they affect your financing terms.
carfax® provides all available car history reports. You can visit the carfax® website for additional information about their services. trade-in valuations are powered by kelley blue book® data to provide estimates of what you can receive from the dealer when you trade in your car. Kelley Blue Book® Price Advisor also works with Kelley Blue Book® data to give you information about what other customers have paid for, like cars in your area. Capital One does not determine or maintain Kelley Blue Book® valuation methods. You can visit the Kelley Blue Book® website for additional information about their services. Third-party websites, such as Kelley Blue Book® and CarFax®, are not maintained by Capital One.
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