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Quick Fixes For Failed Phone Connection to Apple CarPlay In Your VW

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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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.


A Used Vehicle’s Service and Repair History Is Key to Estimating Its Future Reliability

Monday, February 8th, 2016
Is a Used Car's Year or Mileage More Important

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.


Learn How to Shift in Volkswagen Tiptronic Mode for Great Driving Control

Monday, October 5th, 2015
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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.


See How One VW Safety Feature Gives You Advanced Warning in Colder Weather

Friday, July 24th, 2015
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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.


Leather vs V-Tex Leatherette Seats

Monday, May 4th, 2015
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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.


Prepare for Your Summer Trips With These 2015 Volkswagen Golf Cargo Accessories

Friday, April 24th, 2015
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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 to Make Sense of Each Letter and Number

Monday, April 6th, 2015
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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.


Personalize Your Vehicle With Volkswagen Accessories and Car Parts

Friday, March 27th, 2015
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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.