Essential Items To Keep in Your Car

February 3rd, 2022 by
Essential Items to Keep in Your Car

Whether you’re driving around Mesa in a brand new vehicle or you’ve got a ride that’s well-loved, it’s important to have a nice supply of emergency items to keep in your car. You never know when your car may unexpectedly stop working or you need to pull over in the event that something major comes…

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What to Look for During a Test Drive

December 2nd, 2021 by
What to Look for During a Test Drive

View Inventory Talk to the GM Whether you’re buying new or choosing from a dealership’s used car inventory, a test drive is a very important part of the car-buying process. However, it’s a pointless endeavor unless you know what to look for. To help you make the most of it, Cactus Jack’s, Phoenix’s most trusted…

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Tips for Increasing MPG’s in Your Used Car

November 8th, 2021 by
Tips for Increasing MPG’s in Your Used Car

More Car Maintenance Tips Contact Us You’ve heard it before: older cars are gas guzzlers. And while many new hybrid models certainly do get excellent MPG’s, it is entirely possible to transform your used car into a lightweight, aerodynamic, fuel-efficient dynamo. Just follow these helpful tips from Phoenix’s premiere used car auto dealer, Cactus Jack’s Auto:…

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How to Calculate Gas Mileage

April 28th, 2021 by
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All new vehicles are rated by the Environmental Protection Agency, commonly known as the EPA. As you may have noticed, many gas mileage ratings are accompanied by a disclaimer stating that “actual mileage may vary.” If you want to be sure that you’re getting the best possible mileage from your vehicle, you can learn…

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What to Look for in a Vehicle History Report

February 21st, 2019 by
What to Look for in a Vehicle History Report

If you’ve been on the hunt for a used vehicle that you can depend on, you know how easy it is to end up in the wrong car! Although there are many benefits to buying used, those who fail to do their research can wind up behind the wheel of a real junker. Knowing what…

How to Remove Stickers from a Car

February 20th, 2019 by
How to Remove Stickers from a Car

Maintaining a used car is no easy task, and drivers from all walks of life may need to learn how to remove stickers from a car at one point or another. Whether you’re cleaning up after a previous owner or moving things around to make a better first impression, the process can be easy and…

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How to Get Rid of Car Mold

February 13th, 2019 by
Get mold out of car

No one wants to find out that their car is full of mold, but if you’ve noticed discolored fabric or the smell of sour milk, then it’s too late for denial. You may be tempted to avoid the problem with seat covers and an air freshener, but if you notice the sight or smell of…

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How to Check Your Credit Report

January 10th, 2019 by
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Before you apply for a loan, such as an auto loan, it’s important to know your credit score. This way, if you have bad credit, good credit, or no credit, you can anticipate your eligibility for certain loan terms and rates. If you’re wondering how to check your credit score, Cactus Jack's Auto is here to help….

What Are the Top 5 Reasons to Buy a Used Car?

December 1st, 2018 by
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You already know buying used is a smart option, but what kinds of benefits do you stand to gain? Cactus Jack's Auto near Mesa can answer your questions! Below, you’ll find our top five reasons to buy a used car. If you’re convinced buying used is right for you, check out our impressive pre-owned inventory! What is…

What Does Liability Insurance Cover?

November 1st, 2018 by
Claims adjuster taking notes next to a scratched car

First, let’s talk about the auto liability insurance definition. Liability car insurance compensates other parties if they’re hurt or their property is damaged in a car accident where the insured is the “at-fault” driver. What does liability coverage pay for? There are two types of liability car insurance: property damage and bodily injury liability. If…

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