Cheaper 1999 Saab 9-5 Insurance Quotes

Scraping up a payment for expensive Saab 9-5 insurance can empty your bank account and force you to prioritize other expenses. Comparing price quotes is a great way to tighten up your finances.

There are many car insurance companies to choose from, and though it is a good thing to have multiple companies, lots of choices makes it harder to compare rates and find the lowest cost auto insurance.

You should make it a habit to do rate comparisons on a regular basis because insurance prices fluctuate regularly. Just because you found the lowest rates on 9-5 coverage a year ago you can probably find a better premium rate now. Ignore everything you know about auto insurance because you’re about to learn how to use the internet to lower your annual insurance bill.

How to buy car insurance

Reducing your 1999 Saab 9-5 insurance rates is a great way to save money. You just have to take a couple of minutes getting comparison quotes online with multiple companies. You can get a good selection of rate quotes in a couple of different ways.

One of the best ways to get the best comparison quotes is an all-inclusive rate comparison click to view form in new window. This style of form prevents you from having to do repetitive form entry for every car insurance company. One simple form gets rate comparisons instantly.

A slightly less efficient method to get quotes online is spending the time to visit each company’s website and fill out a new quote form. For instance, we’ll assume you want to see prices from Auto-Owners, Safeco and Allstate. To get each rate you have to go to every website and punch in your information repeatedly, which is not fast way to get rate quotes.

For a list of links to insurance companies in your area, click here.

It’s up to you how you get prices quotes, just be sure to compare nearly identical coverages and limits with each company. If you have different coverage information it’s not possible to determine the best price for your Saab 9-5.

Use discounts to get cheaper insurance coverage rates

Some providers don’t always publicize their entire list of discounts very clearly, so the following list contains some of the best known and the harder-to-find discounts that may be available.

  • Early Signing – Some insurance coverage companies provide a discount for switching to them before your current policy expires. You may see this discount when you get car insurance quotes online.
  • Multiple Policy Discount – If you insure your home and vehicles and insure them with the same company you may save up to 20% and get you low cost car insurance.
  • Low Mileage Discounts – Driving fewer miles could be rewarded with substantially lower insurance coveragerates.
  • Good Driver Discounts – Insureds who avoid accidents can get discounts for up to 45% lower rates on 9-5 coverage than less cautious drivers.
  • ABS Brakes – Cars that have steering control and anti-lock brakes prevent accidents and earn discounts up to 10%.

As a disclaimer on discounts, most discount credits are not given to all coverage premiums. Most only cut individual premiums such as medical payments or collision. Despite the fact that it seems like you could get a free insurance coverage policy, nobody gets a free ride.

For a list of insurance companies offering insurance coverage discounts, follow this link.

Tailor your insurance coverage coverage to you

When it comes to choosing the best insurance coverage coverage for your vehicles, there really is no “best” method to buy coverage. Each situation is unique so your insurance needs to address that. These are some specific questions could help you determine whether your personal situation might need an agent’s assistance.

  • Should I buy full coverage?
  • Am I covered if hit by an uninsured driver?
  • When would I need rental car insurance?
  • Where can I get insurance after a DUI in my state?
  • Will my rates increase for filing one claim?
  • Is business property covered if stolen from my car?
  • Do I have coverage if my license is suspended?

If you don’t know the answers to these questions but one or more may apply to you then you might want to talk to a licensed insurance agent. If you want to speak to an agent in your area, take a second and complete this form or you can go here for a list of companies in your area. It only takes a few minutes and can provide invaluable advice.

Car insurance coverages for a 1999 Saab 9-5

Understanding the coverages of your insurance policy aids in choosing the best coverages and the correct deductibles and limits. Policy terminology can be ambiguous and coverage can change by endorsement. Listed below are typical coverage types available from insurance companies.

Auto collision coverage

This coverage pays to fix your vehicle from damage from colliding with another car or object. You have to pay a deductible and then insurance will cover the remainder.

Collision coverage pays for things like rolling your car, hitting a parking meter and scraping a guard rail. Collision coverage makes up a good portion of your premium, so consider dropping it from vehicles that are 8 years or older. It’s also possible to bump up the deductible to get cheaper collision coverage.

Medical payments and PIP coverage

Med pay and PIP coverage provide coverage for immediate expenses for things like hospital visits, X-ray expenses, ambulance fees and pain medications. They can be used to fill the gap from your health insurance policy or if you lack health insurance entirely. It covers you and your occupants and also covers getting struck while a pedestrian. Personal Injury Protection is only offered in select states and may carry a deductible

UM/UIM (Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist) coverage

This coverage gives you protection from other drivers when they do not carry enough liability coverage. It can pay for medical payments for you and your occupants as well as damage to your Saab 9-5.

Since many drivers have only the minimum liability required by law, their liability coverage can quickly be exhausted. For this reason, having high UM/UIM coverages is very important.

Liability auto insurance

This coverage provides protection from damage or injury you incur to people or other property that is your fault. This insurance protects YOU from legal claims by others. Liability doesn’t cover your injuries or vehicle damage.

It consists of three limits, bodily injury per person, bodily injury per accident and property damage. As an example, you may have values of 100/300/100 that means you have a limit of $100,000 per injured person, a per accident bodily injury limit of $300,000, and a total limit of $100,000 for damage to vehicles and property.

Liability insurance covers things like structural damage, funeral expenses and legal defense fees. How much coverage you buy is up to you, but consider buying as high a limit as you can afford.

Comprehensive auto coverage

Comprehensive insurance covers damage caused by mother nature, theft, vandalism and other events. You first have to pay a deductible and the remainder of the damage will be paid by comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive coverage protects against things like a broken windshield, fire damage, theft, damage from flooding and hitting a bird. The maximum amount a insurance company will pay at claim time is the market value of your vehicle, so if the vehicle is not worth much it’s not worth carrying full coverage.

Comments About 1999 Saab 9-5 Insurance

  1. Stepanie Chandler

    I got a good deal I think. I’m in the east part of New Haven, Connecticut. Can’t remember who all I quoted but I ended up saving about $20 each month.

  2. Alyssa Head

    Hope my rates come down. I’m in the south part of Louisville, Kentucky. I got free quotes with 21st Century, Auto-Owners, and some I forget for my 1999 Saab 9-5 and cut my rates about $110 a year. Insured with Farmers before. Ask about discounts. I used their website to get prices.

  3. Nana Buckner

    I got decent rates for a 1999 Saab 9-5 in Billings, Montana. Ended up at roughly $110 every six months with American Family.

  4. Alysa Avila

    If you have a good history and live near Aberdeen, SD, check out 21st Century. They seem to be cheaper. Insured with American Family before. Bought it from an online quote. I think I’ll get rid of full coverage next time.

  5. Emerald Fuller

    Great info, thanks for posting. Located in Montgomery, Alabama. I got free rates from Progressive, GMAC, and Erie for my 9-5 and saved $60 a year. Not sure if rates are cheaper online or through an agent. Just liability coverage since it’s getting old.

  6. Jame Head

    I got decent rates for a 1999 Saab 9-5 in Fort Wayne, IN. Ended up at darn near $100 every six months with AAA. It was easy to get rates. When should I drop full coverage?

  7. Michale Dickerson

    This is too expensive. From northwest of Provo, UT. I compared lots of rates. Saved roughly $20 a month. Allstate was the best choice for me. Insured with The General before. Ask about discounts.