-Find top-rated Service Providers
Find top-rated Service Providers

Find Top-Rated Topeka Car Dealerships

Angie's List helps you hire the best - and avoid the rest!

Car Dealerships to Avoid

81

Top Rated Car Dealerships

12

Prevent buyer's remorse with us

  • Over 3 million people trust Angie's List to help make the right choice
  • Be informed to avoid costly mistakes
  • Shop with us to ensure a fair price
  • Our complaint resolution team will help if a project goes bad
+See Verified Local Reviews
See Verified Local Reviews

Over 1,641 reviews for
Topeka Car Dealerships from people just like you.

D
""Repeated bad service forces me to write this..I have serviced my MDX a couple of times at . The first time," I spent more than a few thousand dollars and they were regular in updating me. But when I got the car back, I still had some issues. The second time, I had specifically requested a loaner car when I was going to drop by car for service which they had agreed to, but when I went there there was none. I was to go to airport to pick someone up (which I had specifically told them earlier) and I was kept waiting. After a while, I could not wait and I left. I came back to give the car for service the next day and got a loaner (they did give a discount due to inconvenience). May be I should have learnt by then, but I did not! I had scheduled for another service a few weeks ago and was supposed to get a loaner. I went there, waited... and waited... After 20 minutes or so, no service rep, no loaner and I walked out. I normally don't vent for bad service, since I think may be someone is having a bad day and it is an isolated incident, but a premier car dealer having such poor customer service repeatedly deserves to be pointed out. This has been very frustrating and disappointing.

-RAJESH K.

F
"I purchased a car off eBay from this company and had it shipped. It was described as having "flawless paint". When I received it, I noticed paint bubbled-up" on the rear quarter panels. I notified the seller who offered to pay for some of the cost to have the rust repaired. They stopped answering emails and phone calls and never sent the money.

-Harry F.

+Join 3 Million People on Angie's List
Shop, Schedule, and Save on Services

Over 3 million people trust Angie's List.

  • Your Membership Includes:
  • Instant access to top rated businesses covering 700+ services
  • Our Complaint Resolution Team to help when a project goes bad
  • On-the-go access to our iPhone, Android, & iPad apps
Find top-rated Service Providers
See Verified Local Reviews
Join 3 Million People on Angie's List

Local Articles in Topeka

Auto Sales and Financing

You must take certain steps when buying a car to protect yourself. Whether you buy a new or used car, there are common procedures which will help you avoid a lemon and maximize your investment.

new car (Photo by Angie's List)

Compare auto financing options before buying a new car, truck or SUV to get the best loan rate and terms.

Picture of a car hood up
Auto Service, Auto Sales,

An auto warranty is like a safety net for your car. But make sure you know what's covered.

rear view mirror

Many consumers skip the test drive and buy a new car without knowing what they like or dislike about it.

Local Motors uses a 3-D printer to build its new car, the Strati. (Photo courtesy of Local Motors)
Auto Body Work,

National Harbor will be home to a Local Motors facility where customers can 'print out' their new Strati

Angie's Answers

?

Personally, I would never spend the money on a new car, regardless of any incentives offered.  Nor would I ever buy a used car from an individual.  You never know what is under the hood...

I would find a reputable dealership and look for a certified pre-owned vehicle that has a clear carfax report, and a make/model that is highly rated by Consumers Report or another reputable source.  I'm going thru that process right now. I'm taking my time until the right vehicle comes up for sale thru a dealership I trust.   

?

For donation options, here is a link to a prior response -

http://answers.angieslist.com/were-place-donate-car-q27711.aspx

For sale, here is another answer I previously gave to same type question -

http://answers.angieslist.com/how-sell-damaged-auto-q57349.aspx

?
?
?

Sounds like your biggest problem will be narrowing your list to a limited number of models, and deciding what brand names you are willing to consider to narrow the field.

You can search for websites blogging complaints for each model you are considering to see how they rate with users, and you can also go to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website at     www.nhtsa.gov     to see how many recalls there have been on a specific model and year.

Most dealers these days have websites with their listed prices for new and used cars that you can browse to get an idea of available listed prices.

I would also recommend that you check out the used car values (free) for models you might be interested in on    www.edmunds.com    and on Kelley Blue Book  -  www.kbb.com

Those 2 sources will give you a lot of negotiating power, because they list what the dealer pays the manufacturer on new cars, shows what people have been paying for each vehicle model and model year, and shows used valuations also. There are undoubtedly other such sources also - these are just the ones I have used and seem to be the best known.

?

Car Dealership reviews in Topeka

F

Rating
Right after buying the new car I was driving over railroad tracks and it was very rough. Everyone said it was fine, even the President said it was fine, making me feel crazy. Turns out they didn't deflate some of the air out of the tires. I needed some work done and the two times I took it back I had a horrible service, leaving grease on the seats ...More and the headlights not hooked up. I am very unhappy with their professionalism and service.
- lucia D.
A

Rating
It has gone very well. The customer service is very friendly and they have been very punctual. Also, my actual car buying experience went really well and the salesman worked very hard to get me into the right car.
- Jeffrey D.
N

Rating
DO NOT BUY FROM THIS DEALERSHIP. We assumed that since was owned by the of the city, that they would operate in a manner of integrity. We were wrong. We were in an emergency situation when we went to buy a car, ended up purchasing a vehicle above KKB value with multiple problems. We were told that one ...More of the problems (low tire pressure) would be fixed, but when it turned out to be a nail in a tire (discovered after the sale, despite car going through an inspection before sale), the dealership refused to repair the tire because it wasn't in writing. We inquired about tha battery since it was a hybrid and were assured that it had already been replaced or was in perfect condition. Unfortunately, within days we were seeing issues that turned out to be related to the battery. Now, nine months later, we have to pay around 3k to replace the battery after being discouraged from purchasing an extended warranty and the dealership is absolved of all responsibility despite our certainty that we were knowingly sold a failing car. To make matters worse, we were informed that our battery could have caught fire and endangered ours and our child's lives. After consulting with hybrid experts, we are certain that the dealership knew the battery was failing and chose not to disclose. We will never buy from here again and will discourage all friends and family from ever doing so.
- Brigette Y.
N

Rating
DO NOT BUY FROM THIS DEALERSHIP. We assumed that since was owned by the of the city, that they would operate in a manner of integrity. We were wrong. We were in an emergency situation when we went to buy a car, ended up purchasing a vehicle above KKB value with multiple problems. We were told that one ...More of the problems (low tire pressure) would be fixed, but when it turned out to be a nail in a tire (discovered after the sale, despite car going through an inspection before sale), the dealership refused to repair the tire because it wasn't in writing. We inquired about tha battery since it was a hybrid and were assured that it had already been replaced or was in perfect condition. Unfortunately, within days we were seeing issues that turned out to be related to the battery. Now, nine months later, we have to pay around 3k to replace the battery after being discouraged from purchasing an extended warranty and the dealership is absolved of all responsibility despite our certainty that we were knowingly sold a failing car. To make matters worse, we were informed that our battery could have caught fire and endangered ours and our child's lives. After consulting with hybrid experts, we are certain that the dealership knew the battery was failing and chose not to disclose. We will never buy from here again and will discourage all friends and family from ever doing so.
- Brigette Y.
F

Rating
The dealership changed their name In November 2015. When the car was purchased, it came with a lifetime oil change contract. When they changed their name, the cancelled all lifetime oil changes. This is affecting many customers. They are not calling people to advise them of the change. Just come in next time for your oil change and let them say ...More "SURPRISE". This was a major selling factor for many people. Very dishonest company.
- Sandra P.
N

Rating
They did the inspection on my car and it should've never passed inspection because the brakes and the turn signals do not work. I have print out of who did the inspection and 's employee signed the inspection as a certified inspection expert. I called the number on the internet and it is a fax number. I can't ...More get ahold of them at all.
- Richard E.
A

Rating
I knew what type of car I wanted. They found the car and had it shipped in. Everything was what I wanted. There was not a lot of negotiations. The place was very clean and pleasant. I did ask a lot of questions and the sales person did have to look up the answers for me. I have also been there for the service and it did not take long and it was very good.
- Arlene E.
A

Rating
They are quick, they are efficient, their prices are reasonable. But what I really like is when I asked them to double check some stuff on my car and I have never felt like they are adding or tacking on additional work that needs done. Very honest!
- DAVID & KIMBERLY H.

Car Dealerships in Topeka, KS

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

A 1 AUTO SALES

2026 SW CENTRAL PARK AVE
Topeka

A B FLINT MOTOR CO

101 SW 32ND TER
Topeka

A2Z AUTOMOTIVE

2512 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

ACE MOTORS CAR LOT

5101 SW Topka Blvd
Topeka

ALAMO AUTOMOTIVE

2100 SW BUCHANAN
Topeka

ALLIED ENTERPRISES INC

660 NE US HIGHWAY 24
Topeka

ALWAYS SAVE AUTO SALES

3840 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

ANDERSON ENTERPRISES INC

5050 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

AUTO ACCENTS & COLLISION RPR

2951 FOUR WHEEL DR
Lawrence

Auto Exchange

3301 Iowa St
Lawrence

AUTO FINANCE CTR INC

700 SW 6TH AVE
Topeka

Auto Transporters Online

25108 Marguerite PKWY, Ste A-353

AUTO'S INC

930 SW 6TH AVE
Topeka

AUTOS DIRECT INC

1620 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

AUTOS PLUS

1821 NE GRANTVILLE RD
Topeka

B & B AUTO SALES INC

4100 SW TOPEKA BLVD AB
Topeka

BERT'S USED CARS

100 NW US HIGHWAY 24
Topeka

BILL KOBACH BUICK GMC INC

2074 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

BLAKE MOTORS

2405 SE SHOREWOOD CT
Topeka

BLUE STEM AUTO RENTALS

2700 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

BOB'S USED CARS

3524 SE 6th Ave
Topeka

Briggs Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

2300 W 29th Terrace
Lawrence

Briggs Dodge

3001 S Kansas Ave
Topeka

BRIGGS KIA

3137 S Kansas Ave
Topeka

Briggs Nissan Lawrence

2101 W. 29th Terrace

Buenger Automotive & The Body Shop

636 Market St
Osage City

Capitol City Nissan of Topeka

3115 S Kansas
Topeka

CAR EXCHANGE

3030 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

CarHop Auto Sales & Finance

3225 SW Topeka Blvd
Topeka

Clark Chevrolet Buick Inc.

306 New York
Holton

CLOVERLEAF AUTO SALES

2800 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

COLE VEHICLE

1617 SW FAIRLAWN RD
Topeka

CROCKER'S CAR SALES

1000 SE 21ST ST
Topeka

Crown Volkswagen of Lawrence

3400 Iowa St
Lawrence

D & D AUTO SALES

1111 1/2 N KANSAS AVE
Topeka

DAVE'S AUTO SALES

1434 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

DONS CARZ

1307 N KANSAS AVE
Topeka

EASY OWN AUTO LEASING

315 SW 32ND TER
Topeka

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6876 Center St

GURSS MOTORS

540 SE 29TH ST
Topeka

GURSS MOTORS III

141 SW 37TH ST
Topeka

HEWITT MOTOR CO

1901 SW GAGE BLVD
Topeka

HIGHLAND AUTO

1437 NW TYLER ST
Topeka

Hite Collision and Repair

3401 West 6th Street
Lawrence

HONEYMAN AUTO PLAZA

819 SW CROIX ST
Topeka

INSURANCE SALVAGE CO

2240 NW VAIL AVE
Topeka

IRONHORSE AUTO INC

4609 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

JOHN HOFFER SUZUKI

1040 SW WANAMAKER RD
Topeka

JOSH SUPERIOR MOTORS

1200 SW 6TH AVE
Topeka

Laird Noller Automotive Inc

913 W 23rd St
Lawrence

Laird Noller Quick Service

2829 S Iowa Street
Lawrence

Laird Noller Topeka

2245 S Topeka Blvd
Topeka

LAIRD NOLLER WEST

5801 SW 21ST ST
Topeka

Lawrence Kia

1225 E 23rd
Lawrence

LEGACY MOTORS

1106 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

LEWIS AUTO ENTERPRISES & SALES

1701 NW TYLER ST
Topeka

LEWIS AUTO PLAZA

2951 SW Fairlawn Rd
Topeka

Lewis Toyota Topeka

2951 SW Fairlawn Rd
Topeka

LINDY'S AUTO SALES

230 SW GAGE BLVD
Topeka

LYNCH AUTO PLAZA

1850 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

MIDWEST SPEC RACER

7215 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

MIKE'S USED CARS

1217 NW Central Ave
Topeka

Motorsport

646 N 2nd St
Lawrence

NOLLER FORD BODY SHOP

2245 SW TOPEKA
Topeka

NOLLER HYUNDAI

2920 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

OAKLAND AUTO SALES

800 NE CHESTER AVE
Topeka

Onsite Brakes

235 fillmore
Topeka

P & S MOTORS

1235 N KANSAS AVE
Topeka

PARKS AUTO SALES

1850 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

PONTIAC-CADILLAC USED CARS

1900 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

PREFERRED AUTO

2071 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

Premier Auto Co

2332 Haskell Ave
Lawrence

QUALITY CARS OF TOPEKA

2025 SW FAIRLAWN RD
Topeka

RODGERS USED CARS

1401 N KANSAS AVE
Topeka

RTS AUTO SALES

1221 SW 6TH AVE
Topeka

SATURN OF TOPEKA

3731 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

SEITZ MOTOR'S & RENTAL

1123 N KANSAS AVE
Topeka

SHARP HONDA

1818 SW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

SHAWNEE WHOLESALE MOTORS

320 SW 32ND TER
Topeka

Shore Auto Lease Inc

1913 Atlantic Ave

STAN'S AUTO SALES INC

908 SW Naismith Pl
Topeka

TOPEKA SALVAGE POOL INC

1437 NW Tyler St
Topeka

TOPEKASCHOOLCARS.COM

2071 S KANSAS AVE
Topeka

TRENT'S 29TH STREET AUTO WORLD

109 SE 29TH ST
Topeka

TRINITY AUTO GROUP

100 SW 29TH ST
Topeka

USAA Bank

PO Box 33490

WILLIAMS AUTO INC

509 SW Van Buren St
Topeka

Wilson's Direct Motors & Tires

7206 Hwy K-16
Holton

WIZZ BY AUTO SALES INC

1336 NW TOPEKA BLVD
Topeka

Join Angie's List to get the best local reviews in Topeka.

What Does My Membership Include?
  • Instant access to reviews for 700+ services
  • Exclusive service discounts - up to 70 percent off!
  • Top-notch support from our live call center
How does Angie's List work?
1. Say you need a Car Dealership
2. Angie's List has tons of detailed, local reviews.
3. Find a winner, and book them.
4. Angie's List is there to resolve any issues.
CBS
Good Morning America
Fox News
USA Today
The Wall Street Journal
MSN money