Giles Volvo Cars of Lafayette wants to provide our customers with all of the information they need to purchase their next vehicle. We have collected answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Volvo vehicles, the car buying process, and our dealership.

Car Buying Questions

Should I Go To A Car Dealership To Buy A Car?

Yes, there are many advantages to  buying a vehicle from a car dealership instead of an unknown private seller. Car dealerships like Gilves Volvo Cars of Lafayette provide the best customer service and feature a wide selection of vehicles to choose from. Giles Volvo of Lafayette offers personalized service and the best deals in Louisiana.

Should You Trade In Your Old Car or Sell It Yourself?

You should consider trading in your old car to the dealership instead of trying to sell it yourself. In many cases you'll save time, money, and maximize your buying power at the dealership.


Is This A Good Time To Find Deals On A New Car?

Customers in the market for a car can find especially good deals on new vehicles right now. Many car dealerships are eager to make a sale and are extending some of their best pricing offers. Giles Volvo Cars of Lafayette is offering some of their best deals on new Volvo vehicles.


Do All New Cars Come With a Warranty?

Yes, new cars typically come with a warranty from the manufacturer. In addition to the manufacturer warranty that comes with all new Volvos, we offer the Giles exclusive Lifetime Powertrain Warranty on every new Volvo from our dealership.


Service Department Questions

Can Giles Volvo Repair My Volvo?

Yes, you will experience an unmatched level of excellence when you bring your Volvo to the experts at Giles Volvo Cars for repairs. The technicians at Giles Volvo are experienced and trained to understand exactly what your Volvo needs. 


Should You Take Your Volvo to the Dealership For Maintenance?

The Volvo service experts at Giles Volvo can provide the best service anywhere for your Volvo vehicle. We also understand that your time is precious and work to maintain your vehicle in a timely manner. Bring your Volvo to the Giles Volvo Service Department for all of your vehicle maintenance and repair needs.


How Often Do You Need to Change the Oil In A Volvo?

Like any car, it's important to change the oil in your Volvo on a regular basis to protect the engine. The exact frequency of oil changes will depend on the type of oil you choose and the model of your vehicle, but it's a good idea to change the oil roughly every 5000 miles or so.


What are Other Maintenance Costs of Owning a Car?

You should consider the maintenance costs of owning a car. The maintenance costs of owning a car include the cost of oil changes, fluid changes, tune-ups, and belt changes. It is less expensive to maintain a car like the Nissan Maxima than pricier vehicles like a Lamborghini.  The average cost of car maintenance in Fort Smith, AR is in the neighborhood of $40 to $60 per month.


Volvo Questions

Is It Better To Buy or Lease A New Volvo?

Choosing to lease a new Volvo can provide flexibility and low payment options to drivers who prefer to avoid the commitment of buying a new car. However, buying a Volvo can be a smart choice in the long term. Buying a Volvo is a big commitment up front, but Volvos are safe, dependable, and long-lasting vehicles.


Are Volvo Cars Considered A Luxury Vehicle?

Yes, Volvo vehicles are considered to be luxury cars. Volvo offers vehicles with unbeatable comfort, safety, technology, and performance. 


Dealership Questions

Where Is Giles Volvo Cars of Lafayette Located?

Giles Volvo Cars of Lafayette is located at 111 Southcity Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70503.


When Is Gilves Volvo Cars of Lafayette Open?

Giles Volvo Cars of Lafayette is open to serve customers 7 days a week. We operate from 8:30 AM to 7PM Monday through Friday and from 8:30 AM until 6:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday.



  • Monday 8:30AM-7:00PM
  • Tuesday 8:30AM-7:00PM
  • Wednesday 8:30AM-7:00PM
  • Thursday 8:30AM-7:00PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed


Giles Volvo Cars Lafayette

111 South City Parkway
Directions Lafayette, LA 70503

  • Sales: (337) 210-9032
  • Service: (337) 210-9033
  • Parts: (337) 210-9033