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What Really Goes into Leaf-Peeping Road Trips?

If this is your first time going on a leaf-peeping road trip, then it is very important to get an accurate picture of what goes into the leaf peeping road trip activity. There is actually a lot more to it than just getting in your vehicle and driving around.

One thing that some of the best leaf peepers have said about this activity is that it is an active thing. Some of the more serious leaf-peepers are going to be looking for peaks. They are not quite as easy to find as one might think. However, they can get the…

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How to Correctly Install Your Child's Car Seat

An incorrectly installed safety seat could leave your child extremely vulnerable in the event of an accident. At our dealership, we genuinely care about keeping our customers and their families safe. So let's go over some tips for putting your precious one inside the car safely.

Tip 1: Read The Instructions

Every car seat is different, so make sure that you follow the directions carefully; make sure the age of your child coincides with the age of recommended use of the seat you are using. 

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Using a Roof Rack on Your Vehicle

If you want to carry a cargo box on the roof of your car, getting the correct rack is important. The sales associates here at Bueno Used Cars can help you choose a new-to-you vehicle with a roof rack that you can use to accommodate all your gear.

Each vehicle has a rating for the weight that it can carry on the roof. Racks have a similar rating, and it's important to take care not to overload your car or truck. Whether you're carrying a cargo box or a bicycle on the roof of your car, it's…

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Get Ready for the Back to School Season

The fall is a good time to get any maintenance done on your vehicle that it needs. As you head off to college, it is important to make sure that your car is safe to drive. Start with getting your oil changed and your tires rotated, and then get any scheduled maintenance completed by a trusted technician.

If you have had a warning light on throughout the summer, get the problem checked out. You don't want to drive to school with a mechanical problem. Check the tread on your tires, clean the interior of your car, and get prepared…

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Appreciate Your Car's Suspension System

The next time you drive over speed bumps, you'll appreciate your car's suspension system. This important installation provides a comfortable ride that you might take for granted. More than 10 different components make up a modern automotive suspension assembly. A strut is perhaps the most notable accessory in the chassis of a vehicle. This robust hardware comes with coil springs and shock absorbers for maximum dissipation of vibratory energy from the road. 

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Simple Tips for Controlling Pet Hairs When Car Detailing

One of the most common complaints of car owners that choose to detail their cars is a frustration at controlling pet hair. We've come across some very handy tips that help reduce or eliminate the amount of pet hair in your vehicle so that Fido can continue to enjoy accompanying you and your family on drives.

Invest in a roll of duct tape or packing tape, wind it around your fingers sticky side out, and brush over upholstered or carpeted areas to collect loose hairs. Invest in a car vacuum that comes with a small rubber bristled brush designed…

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Symptoms of a Failing Radiator, Cooling System

Summer can be hard on your car's engine. Running the air conditioning forces your engine to work harder and it could overheat. Your cooling system and radiator are incredibly important to keeping your vehicle from overheating. You need to pay attention and resolve any problems before they become extensive. There are two symptoms of a problem with the cooling system or radiator.

The first symptom is that your car runs hot on a regular basis. You see smoke coming up from the hood. This should be a real concern if this happens shortly after you start it up.  

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Car Washing is Not Just for Fun

It's easy to understand why you'd want to wash your car in cases where it has gotten especially filthy, such as after a long trip or jaunt through the woods. Is there more to the car-washing puzzle, though? At Bueno Used Cars, we want you to understand that washing your car should take place on a schedule, for a variety of reasons.

First and foremost, it is essential to remove environmental contaminants before they have a chance to etch into your paint. Visible contaminants, such as mud and bugs, aren't the only things assaulting your vehicle's…

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Reliable Wireless Connectivity in Infotainment Systems

The core technology in a modern vehicle is an infotainment system, which usually has a touch screen. Selling like-new used cars in the Phoenix area, Bueno Used Cars is excited about the latest applications and services that are optional in the cabin.

Today's infotainment systems are modeled after sophisticated technology in smartphones and computers. For example, you don't have to download large digital files on a multimedia platform that has limited memory capacity. 

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How to Handle the Aftermath of a Car Crash

Your safety is a top priority for the folks at Bueno Used Cars. Therefore, it is important that you know what to do if you are ever involved in an accident. The first step after a collision is to stop at the scene and render aid. This generally means calling the police or calling for an ambulance.

Once the police arrive, you can give a statement outlining what you saw or heard prior to the collision. You can also provide details regarding weather, road or any other conditions that increased the risk for an accident occurring.  

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