Archive for the ‘Carefree Maintenance Program’ Category

How often should I change my engine filter?

Monday, March 21st, 2016
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mechanic cleaning filter

Volkswagen engine filter replacement

The engine is a vital part of your Volkswagen vehicle, and in order to keep it running strong, you need to make sure that it’s able to breathe properly. In order to do that, you need to have your Volkswagen’s engine filter cleaned and replaced regularly to clear out any dirt and debris that collects in them. If you’re wondering how often you should change your engine filter, this can vary depending on your vehicle. (more…)

Speedcraft Volkswagen offers quick and easy auto care

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
Volkswagen Service Xpress

Volkswagen Service Xpress

Volkswagen Service Xpress

Here at Speedcraft Volkswagen, we understand that our customers have busy schedules. Sometimes it can be hard to find time to bring your vehicle in for its regular services. To help you save some time and hassle, we here at Speedcraft Volkswagen now offer Volkswagen Service Xpress, a service designed to offer you quick, high quality help with certain services. (more…)

Looking for car maintenance? We’ve got you covered

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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services and car maintenance at speedcraft volkswagen

Whether you’re in need of body work or just looking for an oil change, Speedcraft Volkswagen is your go-to for Volkswagen vehicles and more. Here at our Volkswagen dealership, we’re committed to giving you the highest quality service whenever you need it. Our highly trained service team will work diligently to get your car back on the road. (more…)

5 common transmission problems

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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5 common transmission problems transmission fluid pouring orange speedcraft volkswagen

Recognizing common transmission problems

The transmission in your car is a complicated mechanical system. It controls how the power from you engine is distributed to the driveshaft and a small problem could result in major issues with your vehicle. So as soon as you notice any of these common transmission problems, you should try to find a way to get them fixed. (more…)

Preventing common car problems

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Easy maintenance tips to prevent car problems common

Easy maintenance tips to prevent car problems

Sometimes accidents happen. But it’s important to do all that you can to prevent them from happening to your car. A lot of car problems with your vehicle can be solved with proper maintenance. By following these easy maintenance tips, we hope to help with preventing common problems. (more…)

Welcome to Our New Website

Friday, February 27th, 2015
Speedcraft VW Welcome New Site

Speedcraft VW Welcome New Site

A behind-the-scenes look at why we decided to completely redesign our website, making it better for mobile devices and real car shopping.

Over the last few days, we have been spending quite a bit of time telling you about some of the more special features we’ve built into our completely redesigned website. Our goal with this new site was to simply make life easier for you. We listened to you and took to heart all the feedback we’ve been given over the years. The parts of car buying and ownership that you didn’t like, we put a lot of effort into making those areas as painless and as informative as possible. From showcasingour inventory, to making sure you can find our latest specials, to making it easier to take care of scheduling services and test drives online. It’s all a lot easier. Welcome to Our New Website! (more…)

Five Common Signs You Might Need a Tune-Up

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Service Providence RI
Service Providence RI

Stay off the side of the road this summer with these signs you might need a tune-up.

Vehicle Tune-Up Providence RI

When the spring and summer months hit, it isn’t uncommon to notice a change in your vehicle’s overall performance. The pounding your vehicle takes during the winter will frequently have a clear negative effect on the overall health of your car, and at Speedcraft VW near Providence, RI, we’d like to help you catch some of these problems before they become more than a nuisance. Here are five signs that it might be time for a tune up, just in time for the summer driving season. (more…)

Tale of the Tape: 2014 Volkswagen CC vs. 2014 Lexus IS 250

Sunday, March 30th, 2014
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volkswagen cc providence ri2014 VW CC vs. 2014 Lexus IS 250 Providence RI

Whenever you’re dealing with an automaker with such a reputation for quality craftsmanship as Volkswagen, the competition you face is bound to be from some pretty impressive vehicles in their own right. At Speedcraft VW near Providence, RI, we enjoy competition. But how well do we match up, really? Let’s take a closer look at how one of our more refined models stacks up against its closest competition: The 2014 Volkswagen CC vs. the 2014 Lexus IS 250. (more…)

Fix Problems Before They Start by Scheduling Your Maintenance at Speedcraft VW

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Regular Scheduled VW Maintenance & Service Providence RI

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By keeping a regular service schedule, you eliminate problems down the road.

It’s a well-documented fact that procrastination is among the worst habits a person can have: it can lead to poor credit, poor grades, and increased stress, among literally thousands of other negative effects. But how can procrastination affect your life as a driver? There are many reasons we recommend regular scheduled maintenance at Speedcraft VW in the Providence area, and all of them serve to benefit you, our valued customers. (more…)

Clean or Replace Intake Valves at Speedcraft VW to Get the Most out of your Vehicle

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Clean or Replace Intake Valves Providence RI

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Sometimes the difference between poor and peak performance is the result of intake valve build-ups.

Oftentimes, members of the auto community will discuss “maximizing performance.” It has become something of a buzzword, a vague subject that is so broad and all-encompassing that it almost loses its meaning. However, at Speedcraft VW in the Providence area, maximizing performance is far from meaningless. The vehicles we sell and service are capable of great things, but only if they are given the opportunity to do so, and one way to give your Volkswagen peak performance capability is by cleaning or replacement of intake valves. (more…)