5 Steps to Buying a New Ford Truck

What Do You Need to Buy a New Ford Truck?

Buying a new pickup truck can be stressful at times. The good news is you've decided on a Ford F-150 as your next, new pickup truck. 

That's half the battle! But what do you need to buy a new truck? 

Well, Vern Eide Ford Lincoln wants to help you out with five steps to buying a new Ford truck.

1. Set Your Budget

For most shoppers, buying a new truck means getting a car loan, and this can make the budgeting process a little more difficult. 

But just think of it like this: The truck you can afford is tied to how much money you can borrow, which comes down to how much money you can afford to pay back each month. 

If you have a vehicle that you want to trade in, Vern Eide Ford Lincoln maybe able to give you credit toward your new truck purchase and help your budget at the same time.

2. Get Pre-Approved

The finance center at Vern Eide Ford Lincoln makes it quick and easy to get pre-qualified for a car loan with our secure, online credit application.

Not only does the form take just a few minutes to fill out, but it also gets the car buying process started before you even step foot in the dealership.

You will be ahead of the game! If you have any questions call (605) 292-3988 and one of our knowledgeable team members will be happy to help.

3. Find the Truck for You

What Ford F-150 model is best for you? First, answer this question: How will you be using this pickup truck?

It's important to consider things like automatic or manual transmission, gas mileage (MPG), engine size and horsepower, truck bed size, passenger volume, two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, and towing capacity.

4. Check Ford Truck Deals

You've decided the Ford F-150 is the truck for you. Perfect!

Before you start shopping for your F-150 take a look at the Vern Eide Ford Lincoln current specials to search Ford truck lease offers and low APR financing. You may just find a great deal on your dream truck.

5. Search Ford F-150 Inventory

The days of driving to a dealership and walking through rows of pickup trucks are long gone. Vern Eide Ford Lincoln lets car shoppers perform searches online and filter their results by trim level, price, fuel economy, exterior color, interior color, and engine type. Start browsing our F-150 inventory right now!

When is the best time to buy a new Ford F-150? Easy! After you've completed the five steps listed above. Then you can begin the conversation with one of our friendly sales consultants by using the online chat, texting tool, or contact form. And finally, you'll confirm the F-150 model you want to buy and stop into Vern Eide Ford Lincoln located at 2300 N. Main Street in Mitchell, SD for a test drive. 

We can't wait to help you buy a new Ford truck!


  1. Vern Eide Ford Lincoln

    2300 North Main Street
    Mitchell, SD 57301

    • Sales: 605-292-3988
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