FAQ: BMW of El Cajon


When you're shopping for a car, you might have a few questions. Here at BMW of El Cajon, we're ready to answer all of them. Whether you're interested in a pre-owned model or you have some questions about the BMW financing process, we can help. Here's a look at some of the questions we hear frequently.


Q: What should I look for during a test drive?

A: When you're test driving a new BMW car, you should make sure that it's something that you'll want to drive every day. Does it have features that you'll use often? Is there enough legroom? Is it easy to get into and out of? Make sure that this luxury vehicle is the perfect one for you.

Q: Why buy pre-owned?

A: There are a few reasons to consider a pre-owned BMW model. You can save a lot of money on a car that's just a couple of years old because new cars can drop in value quickly. Pre-owned vehicles can also cost less to insure in some cases. You may be able to get more car for your money. A vehicle that didn't fit into your budget a few years ago may be a smart purchase now.

Service and Parts

Q: Why is routine maintenance so important?

A: You should bring your car to our BMW service center near San Diego for routine maintenance because it can save you money in the long term. You'll want to take care of small issues before they become large and expensive ones. Our expert technicians can help you with that.

Q: What are the benefits of using genuine parts?

A: Our service center uses only official BMW parts. We do that because OEM parts are just better. They'll last longer and they'll be more dependable. A generic part can seem like a good deal at first, but it will let you down. Real BMW parts won't.


Q: How do I apply for financing?

A: We make it easy to apply for financing right on our website. Just fill out a form and get approved before you even visit our dealership. It's one less thing you'll have to worry about.

Q: Why finance at your dealership?

A: Our dealership makes it easy to apply for financing online and we have experience working with drivers of all credit backgrounds. We do our best to find terms that work for you. We even offer frequent finance specials.


Q: Why should I choose your dealership?

A: You should choose BMW of El Cajon because we have all of your automotive needs covered. Our service center and sales floor are staffed by experts that know everything there is to know about BMW vehicles.

Q: Are you open late or open on Sundays?

A: Our sales department is open all seven days per week. The service department isn't open on Sunday, but it opens early on weekdays. It's always easy to get your BMW vehicle serviced at our dealership.