AAA Car Buying Service
Looking for a new or used car?
AAA Car Buying Service has you covered. AAA members can enjoy a stress-free car buying experience. With our car buying service, you can find the car you want from a Certified Dealer and feel confident in the price you’re paying. 
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The free car buying service offers Southern California members:

  • Special member pricing at AAA Recommended Dealers1
  • 20% off after-market accessories and extended service contracts
  • 15% off factory warranties
  • Dedicated staff to assist with your buying process
  • 5-day/500 miles Buy Back Guarantee2 on pre-owned vehicles from participating dealers

Shop for a new car in California
3 easy steps to making your new car purchase
Search for vehicles

    View price reports with MSRP and invoice pricing information, plus manufacturer incentives on vehicles you’re interested in. Be sure to also check your estimated trade-in value.

Member savings

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    Schedule an appointment with the designated Dealer Contact to unlock your savings. Test drive the car you want at no cost, and with no obligation to buy. Enjoy a better car buying experience with AAA.

Shop for a used car in California

Discover the benefits of buying a pre-owned car through AAA.

 

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    If you purchase a pre-owned vehicle from a participating dealer but change your mind for any reason, you can return it within 5 days or 500 miles. Valued at up to $75-$400, based on vehicles sales price.2

Get a professional vehicle inspection

If you’re buying a used vehicle, get it inspected to avoid costly problems in the future.  Participating AAA Approved Auto Repair facilities can help to see whether your vehicle has any hidden issues.

 

If you are a AAA Premier® member, you can get a $45 rebate off the current price of your next vehicle inspection. To receive your rebate, submit a rebate form, a copy of the inspection report, and a copy of the paid invoice provided by the AAA Approved Auto Repair facility.3

 

To schedule your appointment, contact a participating facility.

Vehicle Inspection

AAA members get special pricing on CARFAX vehicle history reports

As a AAA Classic or Plus® member, you are entitled to 20% off retail price on the purchase of vehicle history reports ordered online

AAA Premier® members are entitled to one free vehicle history report per membership year. To request a free report, call 1-800-852-7188. Subsequent reports are available at 40% off the retail price and can be ordered online.

Shopping for an RV?

Our AAA RV Buying Service offers Southern California members a stress-free experience!

 

We’ve teamed up with Giant RV to give members in Southern California competitive pricing on RVs. Members receive up to 20% discount off MSRP on many makes and models of RVs. Plus, our members enjoy a 10% discount on parts and service.  

 

Giant RV can also help you if you have an RV trade-in. Refer to NADA RV values to know the value of your trade-in upfront. Once you’re ready to buy, you can contact Giant RV.

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Need help determining which RV is right for your needs?

CLASS A

Large, comfortable, bus-like vehicles that range to 42 feet; expensive; a challenge to maneuver, but capable of towing a smaller car for use once you reach your destination

CLASS C

Built on a truck chassis with sleeping quarters over the cab, more affordable, and easier to navigate

CLASS B

Smaller van campers that can be used as primary transport; can be configured to tow boats or ATVs

FIFTH WHEEL

A trailer with a gooseneck hitch that attaches to the bed of a pickup; their advantage is ability to disconnect the trailer and drive the tow vehicle freely

TRAVEL TRAILER

Smaller trailer with a standard hitch; can easily be disconnected from the tow vehicle

CAMPING TRAILER

Light, inexpensive, tent-like folding units that offer ample sleeping room; small and easy to tow

TRUCK CAMPER

Loads into the back of a pickup; a range of styles is available; very affordable and removable

Members in Hawai‘i can access research tools4

Build and price a new car: Get pricing reports to see invoice and MSRP values, optional equipment, and incentives for the new car you want.5

Compare cars: Need help deciding? View price reports, photos, and reviews on new vehicles you’re interested in.5

CALIFORNIA

 

All new cars arranged for sale are subject to availability and a price pre-arranged with the selling franchised new car dealer. A promotional fee has been paid by the participating dealers.

 

Vehicles are sold through dealerships participating in the Auto Club Car Buying Service, which provides Auto Club Members with pre-arranged pricing. The Auto Club Car Buying Service is only available to Auto Club members, with no obligation to purchase a vehicle after consulting with a Recommended Dealer. The Auto Club's pre-arranged pricing is regularly renegotiated by the Auto Club and is otherwise subject to change. The Auto Club Car Buying Service is available for most makes and models. Limited supply and special edition vehicles may be excluded. Other restrictions may apply. See dealer for details. Models used for illustration purposes only.

 

1In order to receive special AAA member pricing and benefits with the purchase of an eligible vehicle, a member must generate a valid AAA Member Vehicle Certificate through the Auto Club Car Buying Service before purchase. Some vehicles excluded. Not all dealers posting vehicles on the used vehicle inventory list offer special member pricing. See used vehicle inventory list online to view specially priced vehicles.

 

2If you purchase a pre-owned vehicle from a participating dealer but change your mind for any reason, you can return it within 5 days or 500 miles. Valued at up to $75-400, based on vehicles sales price.  A $200 restocking fee may apply. See dealer for details.

 

CALIFORNIA & HAWAI‘I

 

3Limit of one $45 rebate per AAA Premier member per membership year.  Offer subject to change without notice and cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.  Restrictions apply.

 

HAWAI‘I

 

4The AAA Hawaii Car Buying Service is limited to certain research tools only.

 

5New car information provided by ©1986 – 2019 Autodata, Inc dba Chrome Data.

 

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