Archive for the ‘Tips and Info’ Category

Signs that your Car’s Heater Core is broken

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
car air vents

car air vents

Car Heater Repair in Rhode Island

During the cold Rhode Island winter, drivers know that the heater in their vehicle is a vital feature. Nobody wants to be stuck in a car for a long time with no heater in the middle of winter. Which is why it’s so important that you make sure that the heater core in your vehicle is working properly. Here are a few signs that your car’s heater core is in need of repair. (more…)

Volkswagen Safety features: Blind Spot Monitoring System

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

2017 Volkswagen Sportwagen

How does the Volkswagen Blind Spot Monitor work?

When it comes to driving on the highway, merging and switching lanes can be a big source of stress for many drivers. The blind spot on the side of vehicles make it difficult to see if other vehicles are passing or driving next to you. That’s why automakers like Volkswagen are equipping some of their models with features like Blind Spot Monitoring, to help drivers be more aware of their surroundings. (more…)

Must-have items for your car in winter

Monday, November 28th, 2016
winter-driving must-haves

winter-driving must-haves

Things to keep in your car for winter

Here in Rhode Island, we’re no stranger to bad winter weather. And we know that there are few things worse than being stranded out in the snow in your car unprepared. That’s why many drivers have taken to preparing a winter survival kit to keep in their car should it break down in the winter. Here are a few of our recommendations for things to keep in your car in the winter. (more…)

Which Volkswagen models offer the most interior space?

Friday, October 14th, 2016
MOST SPACIOUS Volkswagen interiors

MOST SPACIOUS Volkswagen interiors

Most Spacious Volkswagen models

The Volkswagen brand isn’t called “the people’s car” for no reason. The VW lineup was created with its many-faceted drivers in mind, and as such there are a variety of vehicles designed to fit a variety of different needs. One such thing that drivers may be looking for in a vehicle is interior space. If you’re looking to get behind the wheel of one of the most spacious Volkswagen models, you have a selection of models to choose from, which offer plenty of room for both passengers and cargo. (more…)

Volkswagen drivers benefit from included Clean Pollen Filters

Friday, September 23rd, 2016
What Does the Pollen Filter in My Volkswagen Do

What Does the Pollen Filter in My Volkswagen Do

Volkswagen Clean Pollen Filter

There’s a reason that the Volkswagen brand is so popular among those suffering from allergies. Many may not even notice it, but a standard pollen filter is available in all Volkswagen models, which works to keep the air in your car fresh and clean, even in a field of daisies. (more…)

Volkswagen Light Bulb Warning Lights Explained

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Volkswagen warning lights

What do the light bulb warning lights mean in my Volkswagen?

For many drivers, the warning lights can be confusing. While many of them are well-known or self-explanatory, others can leave drivers scratching their heads. Of course, the light bulb warning lights indicates problems with your Volkswagen vehicle’s lights, but with a total three different light bulb warning lights, there can be some confusion as to which lights are having issues. (more…)

How to identify suspension problems in your car

Sunday, August 21st, 2016
COMMON SUSPENSION PROBLEMS

COMMON SUSPENSION PROBLEMS

Common suspension problems

The suspension in your Volkswagen knows how to take a beating. Day in and day out, the shock absorbers, springs, and other components in your suspension take the brunt of all of the bumps and potholes that you drive over. When you consider all the wear and tear that the suspension in your vehicle goes through of the years, it’s no wonder that drivers often run into these common suspension problems. (more…)

Stay safe behind the wheel with Volkswagen driver assistance features

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
Volkswagen driver assistance

Volkswagen driver assistance

Volkswagen driver assistance

Safety has always been a top priority for the Volkswagen brand. That’s why new Volkswagen models offer new driver assistance safety features designed to help the driver not only maintain control of their vehicle, but avoid accidents as well. The Volkswagen driver assistance system comes with seven innovative technologies that function using an integrated camera and radar. (more…)

5 myths about gas mileage

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
5 Myths about gas mileage

5 Myths about gas mileage

Saving gas in your Volkswagen

These days, all drivers are looking to get the most out of their vehicle’s gas tank. That being the case, there are plenty of tips for you to follow to get better savings in your Volkswagen, however where there are tips, there are tips and tricks, there are bound to be myths as well. Here are 5 popular myths about gas mileage that many drivers take to be truth. (more…)

How to unpair Bluetooth in your Volkswagen

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
unpairing bluetooth

unpairing bluetooth

Unpairing Bluetooth in a Volkswagen

Bluetooth is a handy tool that many drivers use these days to stay connected behind the wheel. It allows drivers access to contacts and music on their phone without having to take their hands from the wheel. That being said, sometimes you need to unpair a phone from your Volkswagen’s Bluetooth. Whether you got a new phone or a new vehicle, unpairing Bluetooth in a Volkswagen is easy enough. Take a look at the directions below to learn more about how to unpair Bluetooth in your Volkswagen. (more…)