Top 10 optional extras for your next family car
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Search The Web Car optional extras Aol. What are the must-have optional extras for your car? Once you've chosen your new car, excitement can often turn to confusion when the dealer presents you with the optional extras list. Most car manufacturers bundle different extras together in set levels of trim to make the job easier, but there are always some tricky decisions to make.
If you want to preserve the car's value, ensuring you pick wisely can be vital because fitting the right extras will make your car more attractive to buyers when you come to sell it on. But, more importantly, the right options are likely to make your time with the car far more pleasant car optional extras. So which should be must-ticks? Well, to find out we canvassed opinion on Twitter as well as chatted to the car optional extras experts from Glass's Guide and CAP.
Leopard skin seat covers can be removed, but poor colour matching of seats to paintwork can certainly cause problems at resale time. They don't necessarily improve values. CAP says extras typically retain no more than around 20 per cent of their cost new while a better-equipped derivative can retain around 90 per cent of the original car optional extras expenditure.
Air con — but don't worry about specifying climate control, as long as it chills the car. Bluetooth — making calls on the go legally is more important than ever to buyers. Metallic paint — providing it's not in car optional extras ridiculous colour, metallic paint can make your car even more desirable.
Leather — it's unlikely to make your car worth more when you sell, especially considering the initial outlay, but it'll certainly be more desirable.
Car optional extras seats — a must if you've got leather, but a popular option without too. Alloys — it's not necessarily bigger is better any more, these days buyers prefer good-looking ones and turn their noses up at cars without them. Parking sensors — a car optional extras useful extra and even though they can ruin the car optional extras of some cars, the advantage they give far outweighs this. Agree of disagree with car optional extras list?
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