Why Trade in Your Car | Charles City IA

Why Trade in Your Car

at Mike Molstead Motors in Charles City, IA

We Buy Cars: Trade Up or Sell Your Old Car for Cash in Charles City, IA

Is your old vehicle no longer meeting your needs? Are you looking to enjoy the intriguing amenities and technologies of the latest models? Or do you just need some extra cash in your pocket? Whatever the reason, if you're trying to sell your car, Mike Molstead Motors wants to buy it. We're continually seeking to expand our pre-owned inventory near Cedar Falls, IA and are interested in all makes, body styles, and models.

Trade-In for a New Car, Truck, SUV, or Van near Mason City

If you've found yourself outgrowing your current ride, you can leverage its value to significantly defray the cost of a brand-new model by trading it in. Mike Molstead Motors proud to offer an extensive selection of new vehicles from many of the industry's most popular brands, including Ford, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Chevrolet, Cadillac, and Buick. With so many options to choose from, we make it easy to find the model that best matches your needs, tastes, lifestyle, and budget.

Sell Your Old Car for Cash near Waverly and Clear Lake, IA

Finding a third-party buyer for your vehicle can be a hassle. In addition to creating and publishing advertisements (which can cost you), you have to answer inquiries from potential buyers of varying interest levels. You also have to deal with haggling, low counteroffers, plus all the legal paperwork. When you sell to Mike Molstead Motors, you can avoid all that frustration and get a fair market price based on the latest Kelley Blue Book data. Plus, we'll handle the paperwork.

  • Use our handy online appraisal tool to get an idea of your vehicle's value. Try to be as accurate as possible. This way, the estimate will be closer to the final offer.
  • Visit us in Charles City, where one of our experts will verify the condition and specifications and make you an offer. You can schedule an appointment, but it's not required.
  • If you accept our offer, we'll write you a check that day.
  • Please be sure to bring the following:
    • Vehicle title or lien-holder information
    • Vehicle registration
    • Valid driver's license
    • All keys, remotes, manuals, etc. (ensures top value)

For more information about trading in or selling your old car, please contact Mike Molstead Motors at your convenience. We'll be happy to assist you.



  1. Mike Molstead Motors

    1501 S Grand Ave
    Charles City, IA 50616

    • Sales: (641) 228-7220
  2. Mike Molstead Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

    1406 S Grand Ave
    Charles City, IA 50616-3672

    • Sales: (641) 316-3496
  3. Mike Molstead Ford

    1501 S. Grand Ave.
    Charles City, IA 50616

    • Sales: 888-354-0781
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  • Contact our Sales Department at: (641) 228-7220
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