Why Buy Certified Pre-Owned?

Certified Pre Owned vs Used

A Certified Pre-Owned vehicle is a used vehicle that has been inspected and reconditioned, but still covered with a limited warranty and purchased from a dealership. Buying certified pre-owned vehicles can be less risky than buying non-certified or privately sold used vehicles, which may not have undergone any stringent certification process. 


2 Types of Nissan Certification

Nissan now offers two ways to buy a pre-owned Nissan with confidence. Both Nissan Certified and Certified Select come with a CARFAX® Vehicle History Report™ a guaranteed trade in and 24/7 roadside assistance for the duration of its respective warranty. 

On available inventory, buyers can complete their purchase online using Nissan@Home 

Nissan Certified

  • Available ONLY on eligible Nissan Models
  • Up to 6 years old and less than 80,000 miles                                    
  • 167-point inspection process
  • 7 year/100,000 mile limited warranty
  • 24/7 hour roadside assistance
  • Carfax vehicle history report
  • Plus 1 year pre-paid maintenance included

Certified Select

  • Available on select Nissan and non-Nissan models
  • Up to 10 years old and less than 100,000 miles
  • 84-point inspection process 
  • 6 months/6,000 mile limited warranty
  • 24/7 hour roadside assistance
  • Carfax vehicle history report
  • Plus 1 complimentary service visit included
Nissan Pre-Owned Benefits
Each Nissan Certified and Certified Select vehicle comes with the innovation and excitement you expect from Nissan. These are not just any other used Nissan Cars. Each go through a rigorous certification process and offers peace of mind through a limited powertrain warranty and roadside assistance. 
  • Roadside Assistance: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Nissan Emergency Roadside Assistance provides flat tire change out with your good spare, dead battery jump or lock-out assistance for the duration of you Certified or Certified Select Warranty.
  • Complimentary Maintenance Plan: All Nissan Certified vehicles come with a one-year complimentary basic PMA. Certified Select vehicles include 1 prepaid service visit within the first year of ownership. 
  • CarFax Vehicle History Report: You can view the CARFAX® Vehicle History Report™ on every Certified Pre-Owned and Certified Select Nissan.
Nissan Pre-Owned Limited Warranties

The Nissan Certified 7-year/100,000 Mile Limited Warranty lasts 7 years from the original new car in-service date of the vehicle or 100,000 miles, whichever comes first, and covers over 600 components including engine, transmission and drive train.

Nissan's latest type of inspected and approved vehicles, Certified Select come equipped with a 6-month/6,000 Mile Limited Warranty, whichever comes first.
  • Engine: Cylinder heads and block and all internally lubricated parts, rocker covers and oil pan, valve train and front cover, timing chain and tensioner, oil pump and fuel pump, fuel injectors, intake and exhaust manifolds and turbocharger, flywheel, seals and gaskets.
  • Transmission and Transfer Case: Transmission and Transfer Case: Case and all internally lubricated parts, torque converter and converter housing, automatic transmission control module, transfer case and all internal parts, seals and gaskets, and electronic transmission controls. 
  • Replacement Parts: Replacement of any part will be made with a new or remanufactured replacement par manufactured by or for Nissan for use on Nissan vehicles. If a part is not available from Nissan, Nissan may authorize an outside sourced part of like and kind and quality to be used in the repair.
  • Drivetrain: Drive shafts, final drive housing and all internally lubricated parts, propeller shafts, universal joints, bearings, seals and gaskets.  
  • Deductible: Repairs covered under this Warranty are subject to a deductible of $100 per visit, except where prohibited by law.