How to Install a Child Safety Seat

To install a child safety seat in your vehicle, you first need to figure out where the seat will be. The safest place is usually in the middle of the back seat, but that isn't always an option. If you can't place your child seat in the center seating position, either the driver's side or the passenger's side will do. Try to choose the position that you think is safest.

Next, determine whether or not your car seat allows for LATCH installation. This stands for Lower Anchor and Tether for Children.

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How Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors Work

Auto-dimming rearview mirrors use special electrochromic technology to reduce glare from the headlights of cars behind the vehicle. The mirror is coated with a layer of transparent material that darkens when an electrical current passes through it. When the current stops, the mirror returns to its original state.

These mirrors can detect visible light and ultraviolet rays from the headlights of the vehicles behind you. When it detects a certain level of light, an electrical current is created and sent through the mirror’s coating, causing it to darken. This 

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Tips for Better Fuel Economy

Owning a car could be costly, so lowering ownership expenses may make things less expensive for Phoenix drivers. Improving fuel economy is one such step. Take that as a reason why it is vital to change a vehicle's motor oil on time. Dirty, aged motor oil might reduce fuel economy more than believed.

Perhaps requesting an engine cleaning would be wise. Oil sludge in the engine could reduce fuel economy considerably.

Another factor that could impact fuel economy is the weight inside the vehicle. An overloaded car will burn more fuel to power the engine, increasing fuel costs. 

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Follow These Steps On How To Clean Your Car Quickly

Start by gathering all the necessary cleaning supplies, including a bucket of water, car soap, a sponge or wash cloth, tire cleaner, glass cleaner, and a microfiber towel.

Begin by rinsing off the entire exterior of the car with water to remove any loose dirt or debris. Next, mix a small amount of car soap with water in the bucket and dip the sponge or wash cloth into the solution. Use the sponge or wash cloth to wash the car, starting from the top and working your way down.

 

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How to Choose Your Teen's First Car!

When thinking about buying your teen their first vehicle, it is important to make sure that you have a budget and a good idea of what type of vehicle to purchase your teen. The team at Bueno Used Cars can help you come up with a good budget as well as an idea about the type of vehicle your teenager needs.

When considering a budget for your teenager's vehicle, it is important to consider all of the costs of the vehicle. Also, will your teen purchase a vehicle outright, lease a vehicle, or apply for financing? Many teenagers may…

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Keep Your Car Shiny With These Tips

If you're trying to get your car shiny while detailing the exterior or even the inside, there are some easy tips to keep in mind. Try to dry any glass that you clean in different directions in order to get rid of some of the streaks that you might see while traveling in Phoenix. A microfiber towel is beneficial to have on hand to remove any loose dirt along with being gentle on glass.

While you're cleaning the exterior, you want to frequently rinse your sponge or cloth to prevent streaks of dirt from adhering to the paint…

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What is Apple CarPlay?

Apple phones are so technologically advanced that there’s very little they can’t do. This is why so many drivers hate leaving home without their Apple phones. When you have Apple CarPlay, no need to worry about leaving your phone at home. Connecting your smart phone to your compatible vehicle is relatively simple. You can connect it through your vehicle’s wireless internet or by using a USB port.

Once the program is downloaded, all your phone’s apps will instantly show up on your vehicle’s display screen. It’s voice activated so you can safely use your…

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How to Drive in the Rain

One of the challenges of driving in the rain is reduced visibility. The roads may be slick, and it can be difficult to control your car. You should be extra cautious when driving in the rain and allow yourself extra time to get to your destination.

It is important to slow down when driving in the rain. The roads may be slick, and it can be difficult to control your car. It would help to turn on your headlights when driving in the rain. This will help you see and be seen by other drivers. Use your windshield wipers when…

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Auto Finance Terminology

APR - Short for annual percentage rate, it refers to the total cost of a loan that needs to be repaid, and it always includes both interest and any additional fees if necessary.

Co-Signer - Another person who is required to pay back a loan similarly to how the borrower is required to pay for it. A co-signer can either be a family member or even an acquaintance. It is worth mentioning that a lender should never require a spouse to take the role of a co-signer unless they agree to help with applying for the loan.

 

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Test Driving Tips to Help You Find the Right Car

Test driving a car allows you to see how the vehicle you want performs. You can learn first-hand how the brakes, steering, suspension, drivetrain, and other systems operate. You can also detect any problems with any of these systems. At Bueno Used Cars, we want to give you the best possible experience while test-driving one of our vehicles. Here are a couple of things to look for during your test drive.

Test drive all the vehicles you are considering buying on the same day to make it easier to compare them.

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