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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.
Difference Between Leather and V-Tex Leatherette Seats
If you’ve done your homework prior to determining your Volkswagen of choice, you may have noticed that many VW models come with the option of V-Tex leatherette seats. Often times, the option is between either cloth or V-Tex leatherette, but models like the Passat and Tiguan also allow you to decide between the V-Tex leatherette and a true leather option. What is V-Tex leatherette anyway, and what is the difference between leather and V-Tex leatherette seats? Read on to find out.
2015 Volkswagen Golf Cargo Accessories
The Golf is one of those magic vehicles that somehow manages to provide a wealth of unexpected cargo space. Compact and sporty on the outside, the Golf manages to supply up to 52.7 cu. ft. of cargo room inside. We know how much Golf drivers love to adventure, and thankfully, even more cargo capabilities are available with the 2015 Volkswagen Golf cargo accessories.
How to Read Your VW VIN Number
If you’ve ever filled out paperwork for your new vehicle, you may have had to provide the VIN number for your car multiple times. It may look like a jumbled grouping of letters and numbers, but it actually contains important detailed information about your model. If you’re curious about how to read your VW VIN number, or are looking for information about a used car you just purchased, we can show you how to make sense of the letters and numbers you are seeing.
Volkswagen Accessories and Car Parts
One of the many things that makes Volkswagen stand out as an auto manufacturer is the level of customization available with so many models. If you want to take things a step further and personalize your vehicle, there are many Volkswagen accessories and car parts that add some extra flare to the model of your choice.