2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty Insurance Quotes – 7 Discounts for Best Rates

Looking for better insurance coverage rates? Shoppers have many options when shopping for low-cost Ford F-350 Super Duty insurance. They can either waste time struggling with agents to get rate comparisons or utilize the internet to find the lowest rates.

There are more efficient ways to shop for insurance coverage and we’ll show you the best way to get price quotes for your Ford and obtain the best price possible from both online companies and local agents.

It’s a great practice to do rate comparisons at least once a year because insurance coverage rates are usually higher with each renewal. Even if you think you had the lowest premium rates for F-350 Super Duty coverage at your last renewal there is a good chance you can find better prices now. You can find a lot of misleading information regarding insurance coverage on the web, but you can learn the easiest ways to stop overpaying for insurance.

Affordable insurance quotes with discounts

Some insurance providers don’t necessarily list every policy discount in an easy-to-find place, so the list below gives a summary of both the well known and also the more inconspicuous credits that may apply to you.

  • Driver’s Ed – Have your child participate in a local driver’s education class in school.
  • Federal Government Employee – Active or former government employment could provide a small rate reduction for F-350 Super Duty coverage but check with your company.
  • Discounts for Safe Drivers – Accident-free drivers can pay as much as 50% less for F-350 Super Duty coverage than drivers with accidents.
  • Memberships – Having an affiliation with certain professional organizations is a simple method to lower premiums on your policy.
  • Active Service Discounts – Having a deployed family member could trigger a small discount.
  • Sign Early and Save – Some insurance companies reward drivers for buying a new policy before your current policy expires. You can save around 10% with this discount.
  • Seat Belts Save more than Lives – Buckling up and requiring all passengers to buckle up before driving can save 10% or more on medical payment and PIP coverage.

You can save money using discounts, but some credits don’t apply to your bottom line cost. Some only reduce individual premiums such as physical damage coverage or medical payments. So even though they make it sound like all those discounts means the company will pay you, it’s just not the way it works.

A few popular companies and a selection of discounts are detailed below.

  • State Farm may include discounts for driver’s education, safe vehicle, good driver, accident-free, defensive driving training, student away at school, and anti-theft.
  • Progressive has discounts for online quote discount, multi-policy, multi-vehicle, good student, homeowner, and continuous coverage.
  • Progressive includes discounts for multi-vehicle, homeowner, online signing, multi-policy, and good student.
  • MetLife offers premium reductions for multi-policy, good student, good driver, accident-free, claim-free, defensive driver
  • Farm Bureau offers discounts including 55 and retired, multi-vehicle, good student, multi-policy, youthful driver, and safe driver.
  • GEICO offers discounts for anti-lock brakes, driver training, anti-theft, five-year accident-free, and seat belt use.
  • SAFECO may offer discounts for anti-lock brakes, accident prevention training, safe driver, homeowner, bundle discounts, anti-theft, and multi-car.

When getting free auto insurance quotes, it’s a good idea to each company the best way to save money. Depending on the company, some discounts might not be offered in your area. To locate providers who offer discounts, click here.

Tailor your auto insurance coverage to you

When choosing adequate coverage for your vehicles, there really is not a “perfect” insurance plan. Everyone’s situation is unique.

These are some specific questions might help in determining if your situation would benefit from an agent’s advice.

  • Am I covered by my spouse’s policy after a separation?
  • Why do I only qualify for high-risk insurance?
  • What is medical payments coverage?
  • Does insurance cover tools stolen from my truck?
  • What should my uninsured motorist coverage limits be in my state?
  • Should I get collision insurance on every vehicle?

If you don’t know the answers to these questions but one or more may apply to you, you may need to chat with an agent. If you don’t have a local agent, complete this form. It only takes a few minutes and can provide invaluable advice.

Detailed coverages of your insurance policy

Learning about specific coverages of your policy can help you determine the best coverages and proper limits and deductibles. Insurance terms can be confusing and nobody wants to actually read their policy.

Auto liability – This protects you from damages or injuries you inflict on other’s property or people that is your fault. It protects YOU against claims from other people, and does not provide coverage for damage to your own property or vehicle.

Liability coverage has three limits: bodily injury per person, bodily injury per accident and property damage. You might see limits of 100/300/100 that translate to $100,000 bodily injury coverage, a total of $300,000 of bodily injury coverage per accident, and $100,000 of coverage for damaged propery. Alternatively, you may have a combined limit that pays claims from the same limit with no separate limits for injury or property damage.

Liability coverage pays for things like court costs, medical expenses, bail bonds and funeral expenses. How much liability coverage do you need? That is a personal decision, but it’s cheap coverage so purchase as large an amount as possible.

Comprehensive coverage (or Other than Collision) – Comprehensive insurance coverage pays for damage from a wide range of events other than collision. You first have to pay a deductible then the remaining damage will be covered by your comprehensive coverage.

Comprehensive can pay for claims such as falling objects, damage from a tornado or hurricane, vandalism and hitting a deer. The maximum amount you’ll receive from a claim is the market value of your vehicle, so if it’s not worth much more than your deductible consider removing comprehensive coverage.

Uninsured Motorist or Underinsured Motorist insurance – This protects you and your vehicle when other motorists either have no liability insurance or not enough. Covered claims include hospital bills for your injuries and damage to your 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty.

Due to the fact that many drivers carry very low liability coverage limits, it doesn’t take a major accident to exceed their coverage limits. For this reason, having high UM/UIM coverages is important protection for you and your family. Frequently the UM/UIM limits do not exceed the liability coverage limits.

Insurance for medical payments – Med pay and PIP coverage kick in for bills such as prosthetic devices, nursing services, X-ray expenses and chiropractic care. They can be used to cover expenses not covered by your health insurance plan or if you lack health insurance entirely. It covers you and your occupants and will also cover any family member struck as a pedestrian. PIP coverage is only offered in select states and gives slightly broader coverage than med pay

Collision coverages – Collision insurance will pay to fix damage to your F-350 Super Duty resulting from colliding with another vehicle or an object, but not an animal. You will need to pay your deductible then your collision coverage will kick in.

Collision coverage protects against claims like colliding with another moving vehicle, crashing into a ditch, colliding with a tree, rolling your car and driving through your garage door. Collision coverage makes up a good portion of your premium, so analyze the benefit of dropping coverage from older vehicles. Drivers also have the option to raise the deductible to bring the cost down.

And the best car insurance company is…

Cost effective 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty insurance can be purchased from both online companies and with local insurance agents, so you should compare both to have the best chance of lowering rates. Some car insurance companies do not offer online price quotes and usually these smaller companies prefer to sell through local independent agents.

We just showed you a lot of ways to shop for 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty insurance online. It’s most important to understand that the more rate comparisons you have, the higher the chance of saving money. Consumers could even find that the lowest priced car insurance comes from a smaller regional carrier.

People leave their current company for many reasons like poor customer service, delays in responding to claim requests, policy non-renewal and even questionable increases in premium. It doesn’t matter what your reason, finding a new car insurance company can be pretty painless.

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Comments About 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty Insurance

  1. Jodie Waters

    I’ve had Allstate for years. I’m in Fort Smith, AR.

  2. Angelica Fowler

    If you have a good history and live in the vicinity of Phoenix, Arizona, check out GEICO. You might get cheaper rates. Not sure if rates are cheaper online or through an agent.

  3. Sherell Compton

    Anyone buy from Amica? I’m in Gulfport, MS.

  4. Dede Mercer

    In Lexington, KY, American Family had the best rates for my 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty. Online quotes are the way to go.

  5. Etta Roy

    Lifelong resident of Virginia Beach, VA. I got free prices from 21st Century, Farmers, and Hartford for my 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty and saved just over $230 a year. Left Auto-Owners to switch. Thankfully I’m not a high risk driver.

  6. Annamae Colon

    Mine is so expensive. From west side of Sioux Falls, SD. Got car insurance quotes from Progressive, Erie, and Hartford for my Ford and I think I am saving around $30 each month. Was with Hanover. I have several vehicles insured with them. I used their online quote form to compare rates.

  7. Duane Bullock

    IT’S ALL TOO EXPENSIVE! Lifelong resident of Columbus, Ohio. Compared rates from a lot of places. Saved darn near $40 a month. Progressive was the cheapest option for me. Left AIG Insurance to switch.

  8. Apolonia Norton

    I found affordable 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty insurance from 21st Century in Concord, New Hampshire.

  9. Harriet Kirkland

    What does medical payments cover?

  10. Jude Grimes

    Nice post. I live just to the south of Rutland, VT. Got car insurance quotes with AAA, Encompass, and Sentry for my 2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty and I’m now saving $28 a month. I’m a pretty low risk driver. :P

  11. Garnet Lane

    I’m just north of Columbus, GA. Quoted prices from 21st Century, AIG Insurance, and Eastwood for my Ford and saved just over $460 a year. Switched homeowners coverage too. It never hurts to quote around.

  12. Yael Curry

    Thought I’d throw in my experience. I live in a small town just outside of Bellevue, NE. I quoted with State Farm, Amica, and Esurance for my F-350 Super Duty and saved just over $270 a year.

  13. Olene Walsh

    Nice post. I’m in Aurora, IL. I quoted with Auto-Owners, Nationwide, and Western Auto Insurance for my Ford and saved just over $410 a year. Was with Hanover. You can get a rate quote online.