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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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How Do You Get Apple CarPlay?

You have heard a lot about Apple CarPlay. However, you are probably wondering how you are going to be able to enjoy this type of service. One of the factors that determine whether or not Apple CarPlay works for you is whether or not your device is compatible to the feature.

The first factor that you need to take care of is that you have to make sure that your smartphone is an iPhone. Afterwards, you have to look at which ones are compatible to the CarPlay integration that is in the vehicle. If you have one of the compatible…

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Proper Flat Tire Replacement

We want you to be the best driver you can at Bueno Used Cars. Expert drivers understand basic car maintenance procedures like how to change a flat tire. Let's learn about that now.

First, find a level, firm spot to stop your car. Paved parking lots are perfect, but choose the breakdown lane if you cannot reach a parking lot. Next, locate your jack, lug wrench and spare tire. Before you jack up your vehicle, you should partially loosen your flat's lug nuts. Finish the nuts with the car raised, swap your tires, then start tightening the lug…

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How to Easily Share the Road

We at Bueno Used Cars want to help you be a thoughtful driver. Today, we offer tips on sharing the road as a driver or a cyclist.

Behind the wheel, you must leave cyclists at least three feet of open space at all moments. Do not harass cyclists, and only pass when everyone on the road has ample room. People on bicycles have an equal right to the road. A cyclist may use the entire width of your lane, so do not cruise beside them. 

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