Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category
Owning a car has one real purpose—getting from A to B. But why not get from A to B and look good while doing it? You can wash your car until the paint wears away, but if you don’t wax it, your car still won’t look quite as fresh as it could. Continue reading to learn a few easy steps to hand and machine waxing your car. (more…)
Sports utility vehicles have become more popular than ever imagined. They are as durable as anything on the road, they look good, and they can go just about anywhere. They generally aren’t great on gas mileage, but SUVs make up for that with large seating capacities, high safety ratings, and long lifespans. Read on to see three reasons why owning an SUV might be right for you. (more…)
Most drivers in the market for a high-quality, fuel efficient vehicle are likely to turn to the Volkswagen model line; its selection of sedans, hatchbacks and crossovers has found widespread acclaim from industry vets because of the tech advancement and economic performance of each. However, even the best vehicles need to be filled up, and if you’re wondering: “How far can you drive your Volkswagen when the low fuel light turns on?” We’ve got your answer today here at Neftin VW! (more…)
Does the Volkswagen Jetta have a leather interior?
If you have been searching through Jetta options for 2017, then you may be wondering: does the Volkswagen Jetta have a leather interior option? We can answer that question for you while also teaching you about all the interior options for the Jetta. We will also explain what leatherette is, and how this material fits into the Jetta interior lineup. (more…)
How to get in your Volkswagen with a dead key fob
Key fobs make getting in your VW simple, easy, and even fun, but what happens when that reliable key fob doesn’t work? Are you just stuck on the outside of your VW looking in? No you are not, and we can help you learn how to get in your Volkswagen with a dead key fob. (more…)
Which Volkswagen models are available with Rear Traffic Alert?
Year after year, automakers are going above and beyond to make their vehicles safer than ever. With new technologies available to make avoiding accidents easier than ever, it’s no wonder that many drivers go out of their way to get behind the wheel of a model with a desired feature. One feature that drivers have been on the lookout for is the Rear Traffic Alert, a preventative feature that is available in select Volkswagen models. (more…)
Why Won’t My Phone Connect to Volkswagen Apple CarPlay?
We don’t hear it often, but once in a while a driver will ask: why won’t my phone connect to Volkswagen Apple CarPlay? If you have Apple CarPlay in your new Volkswagen model but are struggling to connect your iPhone, there are a few things you might want to check into to easily solve the problem. We’ll run through some of those solutions here.
Is a Used Car’s Year or Mileage More Important?
It’s a question that gets asked frequently with used car shoppers: is a used car’s model year or mileage more important to consider when making a purchase? After all, these are two big factors that many drivers will want to think about before signing on the dotted line, and they are always two factors that play a role in the used vehicle’s price.
How to Shift Using Volkswagen Tiptronic Mode
If your Volkswagen is equipped with a dual-clutch, or DSG, transmission, then you have freedom available to you that would not be offered by a traditional manual or automatic transmission. With DSG transmission, you can drive freely without having to worry about shifting gears or you can take more control of your drive by entering the transmission into manual shift mode, or Tiptronic mode. Learning how to shift using Volkswagen Tiptronic mode is easy, and it will likely become a feature of your Volkswagen you will want to use often.
Why Does My Volkswagen Beep at 39 Degrees
If you’ve been driving a Volkswagen for a while, particularly during the colder months, you may noticed a dinging sound that goes off when the temperature begins to drop. You’ve probably asked, why does my Volkswagen beep at 39 degrees? The familiar beep is actually an important safety feature.