Once you've performed an interior, exterior and mechanical appraisal of your car, it's time to determine the vehicle's book value. This value, established by the experienced editors at NADAguides.com, is a starting point in determining your car's fair market value.
To begin, you need to research the make, model, year and mileage information at the used car section of NADAguides.com. This information is the fundamental foundation upon which all other assessments of value are built. Once you've entered the make, model, year and mileage data, you'll be provided with a value report outlining several different values, including their descriptions.