What is Lexus L/Certified?

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Lexus L/Certified is the designation given to pre-owned Lexus models that have earned the Lexus Certified Pre-Owned stamp of approval. All L/Certified models have to meet certain qualifications and pass a rigorous multi-point inspection, so you know any of these used vehicles will be of the highest quality for your Ooltewah drives. Learn more about this Lexus CPO program at Lexus of Chattanooga, and reach out to our Finance Center if you have any questions!

How Does a Lexus Become L/Certified?

Pre-owned vehicles must be 6 years old or newer, and have no more than 80,000 miles on the odometer. Each model must also pass a 161-point inspection in order to become Lexus certified. This inspection pays close attention to elements including but not limited to:

  • Engine, exterior, interior, electronics, safety devices, undercarriage
  • The vehicle must also pass a road test conducted my experienced technicians

Benefits of L/Certified Vehicles

What is offered the the Lexus L/Certified program? Along with a vehicle warranty of up to 6 years / unlimited mileage*, take advantage of these additional perks in Lookout Mountain:

  • Complimentary factory-recommended maintenance for 2 years or 20,000 miles for vehicles purchased after January 4, 2016
  • Complimentary loaner car for warrantable repairs
  • Coverage for trip interruption caused by warranted vehicle failure
  • 24/7 Roadside Assistance for vehicles under warranty or when there is a vehicle emergency

*L/Certified Warranty valid for later of two years after the expiration of 4-year/50,000 mile new-vehicle Basic Warranty, or two years from purchase or lease date of L/Certified

Benefits of CPO vs. Used vs. New

What are the advantages of choosing a certified pre-owned Lexus over a used Lexus or a new Lexus? Besides all the perks of the L/Certified program listed above, take some of these differences into consideration:

  • Used Vehicles: Tend to have lower prices and a larger variety of vehicles in terms of makes, models, features, mileage, and age
  • Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles: A great middle ground, with amenities for a lower price than in a new vehicle, but with more quality assurance and vehicle history knowledge than with a normal used vehicle.
  • New Vehicles: Give you the latest technologies and the peace of mind that comes with a brand-new model.

Find Your L/Certified Model at Lexus of Chattanooga

When you are ready to take home an L/Certified model for sale near Manchester, browse our inventory at Lexus of Chattanooga. Then contact your local authorized Lexus retailer to schedule a test drive of your favorite model! If you have any more car buying questions about things like GAP insurance, special offers, and more, don’t hesitate to reach out!

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