Cheap 1992 Ford Probe Car Insurance Quotes

Locating the cheapest car insurance on the web can appear to be difficult for drivers new to quoting and price shopping on the internet. With so many companies, how are we expected to have a chance to compare every one to find the lowest rates?

Find discounts to get cheap insurance rates

Auto insurance companies don’t always publicize every possible discount very well, so the following is a list of some of the best known and also the lesser-known discounts that you may qualify for.

  • Sign Early and Save – Some larger companies reward drivers for switching to them prior to your current policy expiring. This can save 10% or more.
  • Military Rewards – Being deployed with a military unit could qualify you for better rates.
  • Professional Memberships – Being in a qualifying organization can get you a small discount on your bill.
  • Waiver for an Accident – but some insurance companies may permit one accident without raising rates so long as you haven’t had any claims for a particular time prior to the accident.
  • Discount for Home Ownership – Just owning your own home may earn you a small savings because maintaining a house requires personal responsibility.
  • Driver Training Discounts – Taking a safe driver class is a good idea and can lower rates if your company offers it.

Just know that most discounts do not apply the the whole policy. Some only reduce the cost of specific coverages such as collision or personal injury protection. So when the math indicates it’s possible to get free car insurance, nobody gets a free ride.

For a list of insurers who offer free insurance quotes, click this link.

How do insurers determine Ford Probe insurance premiums?

Part of the car insurance buying process is learning some of the elements that help calculate your car insurance rates. If you know what impacts premium levels, this helps enable you to make changes that may result in much lower annual insurance costs.

  • Commute or pleasure use – The higher the mileage driven each year the more it will cost to insure it. A lot of companies apply a rate based on their usage. Vehicles that do not get driven very much can get a lower rate as compared to vehicles used primarily for driving to work. It’s a good idea to make sure your policy correctly shows the proper vehicle usage, because it can save money. Having an incorrect usage rating on your Probe may be wasting your money.
  • Teenage vs. experienced drivers – More experienced drivers are more cautious drivers, tend to file fewer claims and tend to be get fewer driving tickets.Teen drivers are statistically proven to get distracted easily when driving with friends so car insurance rates are higher.
  • Accidents mean higher premiums – Whether or not you get tickets has a big impact on rates. Drivers with clean records get better prices compared to drivers with tickets. Having just one driving citation can bump up the cost by twenty percent. Drivers who have serious violations like DUI or reckless driving may face state-mandated requirements to submit a SR-22 form with their state’s licensing department in order to keep their license.
  • Where you live – Choosing to live in small towns and rural areas is a positive aspect when talking about car insurance. Lower population corresponds to lower accident rates and lower theft and vandalism rates. Drivers in populated areas have much more traffic and longer commutes to work. More time behind the wheel means more chances of being involved in an auto accident.
  • Safer cars cost less to insure – Safer cars tend to have better insurance rates. Safe vehicles reduce injuries and reduced instances of injuries translates into savings for insurance companies and lower rates for you. If your Ford is rated at least four stars on or an “acceptable” rating on you are probably receiving a discount.
  • Improve your credit rating and save – Having a good credit score will be a significant factor in calculating your premium rate. People with excellent credit scores tend to be better drivers and file fewer claims as compared to drivers with lower credit ratings. If your credit score can use some improvement, you could save money insuring your 1992 Ford Probe by spending a little time repairing your credit.

Tailor your insurance coverage to you

When it comes to buying the best insurance coverage for your personal vehicles, there really is not a one size fits all plan. Each situation is unique.

For example, these questions may help you determine if your situation would benefit from an agent’s advice.

  • Where can I find DUI or SR-22 insurance?
  • Does my car insurance cover rental cars?
  • Do I really need UM/UIM coverage?
  • Do I pay less for low miles?
  • Am I insured when driving a different vehicle?
  • Can I drive in Mexico and have coverage?
  • Can I get a multi-policy discount?
  • Do I get a pro-rated refund if I cancel my policy early?
  • When should my teen driver be added to my policy?
  • Can my teen drive my company car?

If you can’t answer these questions but a few of them apply, you might consider talking to a licensed agent. To find an agent in your area, take a second and complete this form.

Coverages available on your policy

Understanding the coverages of your policy aids in choosing the right coverages for your vehicles. The coverage terms in a policy can be difficult to understand and coverage can change by endorsement.

Comprehensive (Other than Collision)

This coverage covers damage that is not covered by collision coverage. You need to pay your deductible first then the remaining damage will be covered by your comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive coverage protects against things like hitting a bird, damage from a tornado or hurricane, theft and hail damage. The highest amount you can receive from a comprehensive claim is the ACV or actual cash value, so if it’s not worth much more than your deductible it’s not worth carrying full coverage.

Coverage for collisions

Collision insurance pays to fix your vehicle from damage resulting from colliding with another car or object. You have to pay a deductible then your collision coverage will kick in.

Collision insurance covers things like crashing into a ditch, damaging your car on a curb, colliding with a tree, colliding with another moving vehicle and sideswiping another vehicle. This coverage can be expensive, so you might think about dropping it from vehicles that are 8 years or older. You can also choose a higher deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Liability coverage

This coverage will cover injuries or damage you cause to other’s property or people. It protects you against claims from other people. It does not cover your injuries or vehicle damage.

Coverage consists of three different limits, bodily injury per person, bodily injury per accident and property damage. You commonly see limits of 50/100/50 which stand for $50,000 in coverage for each person’s injuries, a total of $100,000 of bodily injury coverage per accident, and a total limit of $50,000 for damage to vehicles and property. Alternatively, you may have a combined limit which limits claims to one amount without having the split limit caps.

Liability insurance covers things such as repair bills for other people’s vehicles, medical expenses, repair costs for stationary objects, bail bonds and attorney fees. How much liability coverage do you need? That is your choice, but buy as large an amount as possible.

Medical expense insurance

Medical payments and Personal Injury Protection insurance provide coverage for expenses such as nursing services, hospital visits and surgery. They are often used to cover expenses not covered by your health insurance plan or if you do not have health coverage. They cover not only the driver but also the vehicle occupants in addition to getting struck while a pedestrian. Personal Injury Protection is not universally available and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Protection from uninsured/underinsured drivers

Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist coverage provides protection when other motorists do not carry enough liability coverage. This coverage pays for injuries to you and your family and damage to your 1992 Ford Probe.

Because many people only carry the minimum required liability limits, their limits can quickly be used up. This is the reason having UM/UIM coverage should not be overlooked. Frequently the UM/UIM limits are similar to your liability insurance amounts.

Quote often and quote early

Consumers switch companies for a number of reasons such as extreme rates for teen drivers, high prices, unfair underwriting practices and policy cancellation. It doesn’t matter why you want to switch finding a new insurance coverage company can be easy and end up saving you some money.

Cheap 1992 Ford Probe insurance is definitely available on the web and from local insurance agents, so you should compare both to have the best rate selection. There are still a few companies who may not offer price quotes online and most of the time these smaller companies work with independent agents.

We just presented some good ideas how to compare 1992 Ford Probe insurance premium rates online. The key thing to remember is the more quotes you get, the more likely it is that you will get a better rate. Consumers may even find the most savings is with the smaller companies.

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Comments About 1992 Ford Probe Insurance

  1. Leisa Raymond

    Lots of good stuff here. Quoted with Western Auto Insurance for my Ford and am saving around $70 a year. I get multi-vehicle and multi-policy discounts. I quoted rates online then called them. My Ford doesn’t have full coverage.

  2. Luvenia Eaton

    Got pretty cheap 1992 Ford Probe insurance from GEICO in Lincoln, NE.

  3. Jene Romero

    Good site, thanks. Live in the western part of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Got car insurance quotes from Sentry, Erie, Allstate, and Auto-Owners for my 1992 Ford Probe and saved about $60 a year. Not sure if rates are cheaper online or through an agent. Full coverage costs too much.

  4. Cornell Roach

    Lots of useful info here. I live just outside Bismarck, ND. I got free prices from Progressive, AAA, and Eastwood for my Probe and am saving around $100 a year. I got prices on the web. I’m thinking about dropping full coverage though.

  5. Nisha Chaney

    This is too expensive. I’m in Des Moines, IA. Quoted with GEICO, Auto-Owners, and Esurance for my 1992 Ford Probe and saved $99 a year. It was easy to get rates. Only insure liability on my Ford.

  6. Michel Brown

    Mine is so expensive. Located in Parkersburg, WV. Quoted prices online for a 1992 Ford Probe. Ended up at about $110 savings annually. Went with Allstate. I increased coverages a little too. Just liability coverage since it’s getting old.

  7. Rosina Harmon

    I chose to switch to GEICO from Auto-Owners. I live in Salem, OR. Insured with Erie before. I recommend comparing lots of rates.

  8. Naida Ochoa

    Liked the article. I’m from Hartford, Connecticut. Quoted with American Family, Safeco, and USAA for my 1992 Ford Probe and saved $64 a year. Was with Mercury. Have an at-fault accident tho.

  9. Carolee Romero

    Checking in from Reno, NV. Got car insurance quotes with American Family, Safeco, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my Probe and saved $93 a year. Was with Allstate. God forbid I actually have a claim. When should I drop full coverage?

  10. Arlette Peters

    Cheap car insurance? What’s that? Went with Travelers for my Probe and am saving around $90 a year. Are quotes cheaper online? I dropped full coverage awhile back.

  11. Beulah Oliver

    If you’re a decent driver and live in the vicinity of Mesa, AZ, check out Allstate. You might get cheaper rates. Was with Travelers. Hopefully won’t need it. Not sure if rates are cheaper online or not.

  12. Trinidad Burch

    I compared a lot of rate quotes for a 1992 Ford Probe in Seattle, WA. Ended up at roughly $100 every six months with Amica.

  13. Quiana Horne

    If you’re a decent driver and live around San Antonio, TX, check out Progressive. You might get cheaper rates. You can get a rate quote online. Anyone else drop full coverage?

  14. Kizzie Young

    Mine is so expensive. Quoted with Esurance for my Ford and am saving around $100 a year. Teenage drivers are expensive! Might find lower rates online.

  15. Rhonda Gilmore

    I’ve insured with Allstate for a long time. Pretty cheap in Virginia Beach, VA.