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Top three benefits of buying a used car vs. new car in today’s market

Benefits of Buying a Used Car vs. New Car 

Shopping for a vehicle can be a difficult and time-consuming task, especially if you don’t know your way around the auto industry. If you’re looking for a vehicle and want to save money on the make and model you want to drive, buying used or pre-owned can be a game-changer. Below, you’ll find the top three benefits of buying a used car, SUV of crossover when shopping at US Auto Sales

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Three Ways to Save Money on a Used Car

Used Car Buying Tips 

Are you looking for an affordable quality used car and want to save as much money as possible? Then you’re in the right place! These used car buying tips will help you save your hard-earned money when purchasing a used car. With the knowledge that you’ll have after reading this, you’ll be able to get the best quality used car for your budget and one that will fit your specific driving needs. 

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Should I get a pre-owned electric vehicle in Orlando, FL?

Used electric cars for sale in Orlando, FL 

Should you get a pre-owned electric vehicle in Orlando, FL? Sure, we think you should get a used, electric car anywhere, because these vehicles give you ultra-high fuel economy ratings, low to zero emissions, and many other benefits, which you can learn more about with the video below. We hope you’ll visit U.S. Auto Sales in Orlando, FL for your next pre-owned EV. 

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Things to look for when purchasing a used vehicle in South Carolina

Checklist of inspections to make before purchasing a pre-owned car 

What should you look for before purchasing a pre-owned vehicle in South Carolina? It is important to inspect various parts of a vehicle before you make a purchase, to make sure that you won’t have any big replacements to make once you own the car. Here at U.S. Auto Sales, we do the inspecting for you, but we encourage everyone to read on below before buying a used car. We have locations across the Southeast and South Carolina. 

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Difference between synthetic oil and regular oil

Can you use synthetic oil in an old car?

If you’ve taken a newer car in for maintenance or if you’ve just walked through the automotive aisles at your local store, you’ve probably encountered synthetic oil. Most modern vehicles require it over conventional oil, but can you go the other way? Can you use synthetic oil in an old car? We have another video from Engineering Explained that can show you how a synthetic oil will treat your old car. If you are looking for a newer car in the Southeastern United States, then you should check to see if we have a U.S. Auto Sales location near you, and don’t forget to get pre-qualified for a loan while you’re here!

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Are winter tires only for snow?

Do you need winter tires if you live in the south?

With winter on the horizon, you may be wondering if you should put winter tires on your car. However, what if you are in the south? Do you need winter tires if you live in the south? At U.S. Auto Sales we will look into that question. You can also check out our current used car inventory, get pre-qualified for a car loan or contact our team directly with the links below.

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What Do Your Dashboard Warning Lights Mean?

How To Understand Dashboard Warning Lights and Indicators 

When you get sick, you get a fever or have a headache – a symptom and a warning sign that something is wrong. Your vehicle will do the same with dashboard warning lights and indicators. A long list of dashboard warning lights can be difficult to interpret if you are a brand-new driver and we are here to help at U.S. Auto Sales. Learn how to understand dashboard warning lights and indicators a little better with this quick guide created by the U.S. Auto Sales team. 

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Step-By-Step Instructions to Change a Flat Tire on Your Car, Truck or SUV

How To Change a Flat Tire on Your Car 

Are you a new driver? Have you never had to change a flat tire? A flat tire is stressful enough the way it is and if you have never done it – it can be a difficult situation to be in. We are here to help at U.S. Auto Sales with a quick step-by-step guide on how to change a flat tire on your car. Be prepared when you get behind the wheel with this quick how-to guide and find an affordable used car online at U.S. Auto Sales!

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Buy a Used Car or SUV with AWD at U.S. Auto Sales

What Are the Benefits and Advantages of AWD? 

Is it time for you to find a new car, truck or SUV? Are you looking for a more capable option when faced with inclement weather or poor road conditions? A used car or crossover with all-wheel drive at U.S. Auto Sales may be the right fit for you and your family. Drivers interested in an all-wheel drive vehicle want to know – what are the benefits and advantages of AWD? Find out with this quick overview created by U.S. Auto Sales! 

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