The Susan Schein Auto Blog

Welcome to the Susan Schein Auto Blog! From maintenance to car buying tips, we are here to answer your questions and discuss all things automotive. We hope these posts inform and entertain drivers in the areas of Pelham, Birmingham, Hoover and beyond!

Comparing the Best Full Size Trucks in Pelham, Alabama

A pre-owned pickup is perfect for anybody looking for a great deal with plenty of work left in the tires. At Susan Schein Automotive, we guarantee that all of our vehicles are SCHEIN Certified, so there's not a truck on the lot that we're not proud to sell. From Ford to Chevy and Tundra to Titan, we've got all the big-name trucks. Decide which is the best option for you!



Finding the Right Truck for You at Susan Schein Automotive

Finding the right used truck for sale in Birmingham or Pelham can be a challenge. How many doors should I get? Do I need a heavy duty truck? For shoppers in the Birmingham area, Susan Schein Automotive is where to get answers to all your truck-related questions. 

How Do You Know A Used Car Is Reliable?

Traditionally, purchasing a used vehicle has been filled with uncertainty! How well did the previous owner care for the vehicle? Will the vehicle go kaput as soon as you get it home? Simply put, there are several things you may not know when purchasing a used vehicle READ MORE

Benefits of Trading Your Vehicle With Us

If you're looking to get into a newer vehicle and looking to save some serious cash, you may want to consider trading in your used car, truck, or SUV. There are many benefits to trading in your existing vehicle and it can save you substantial cash and lower the amount you need to finance. 



The Susan Schein Quality Standard

Our strict quality guidelines are what set us apart from other dealers in the area and has solidified our dealership as the best in the area. Plus, it's the reason why we've garnered so many positive reviews and testimonials over the years. Learn more about the Susan Schein Quality Standard, then visit our dealership in Pelham to see for yourself!



Vehicles for First Time Auto Buyers

Used cars provide an incredible value for first-time car buyers as they offer a lower price tag than newer cars. Today, cars are built to last for at least 100,000 miles, so you don't have to sacrifice reliability and overall condition to get a good deal on a pre-owned car. At Susan Schein Automotive, each of our cars are thoroughly inspected by one of our service team members and include a CARFAX history vehicle report, so you can see any past damages or accidents on the vehicle. 



Benefits of Using CarFax

When you shop for pre-owned cars, trucks or SUVs at Susan Schein Automotive, you can shop with confidence. Every vehicle we sell is Schein certified, going through a rigorous 172-point inspection before getting our stamp of approval. One of those points is a thorough review of the required CarFax report.


Summer Vehicle Maintenance Tips

During the summer months, when temperatures are particularly on the rise, it's more important than ever to ensure your car is running properly. Not only will this ensure your car runs smoothly but will keep you safe while on the road. Whether you're headed out for a summer road trip or just planning on cruising around Pelham, here are some summer vehicle maintenance tips from the experts at Susan Schein Automotive.



Buying a Family Friendly Vehicle

Are you looking for a family-friendly pre-owned car, truck, or SUV? Read about the best family-friendly car features to look for when shopping for your next pre-owned vehicle at Susan Schein Automotive.


Tips For Buying A Used Car

When you shop with Susan Schein Automotive, you shop with the confidence of buying a quality and dependable pre-owned car, truck and SUV. But what exactly should you be looking for when in the market for a used vehicle?



Which Used Car is Right For Me?

Shopping for pre-owned cars, trucks and SUVs is made easy at Susan Schein Automotive, your Pelham, Alabama used car source. Not sure what you're looking for? Our knowledgeable staff is here to help you find which pre-owned vehicle is best for you.