Archive for the ‘VW Technology’ Category
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…)
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…)
Which Volkswagen models have Rear Traffic Alert?
Safety has always been key when it comes to driving, which is why many automakers are making bigger strides to make their vehicles safer. Volkswagen is among those adding new technologies to their vehicles to not only protect in the event of an accident, but to help drivers avoid them in the first place. One such feature is the Rear Traffic Alert technology, which is available in select Volkswagen models. (more…)
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…)
Using Push Button Start
If you’re lucky enough to find yourself behind the wheel of a newer Volkswagen vehicle, you already know that it comes with some pretty great features designed to improve your driving experience. That of course means offering convenient features like Push Button Start and Keyless Entry. If you’re new to such new-fangled tech, take a look below to learn how to get the most out of them. (more…)
Volkswagen Intelligent Crash Response System
For Volkswagen, nothings more important than the safety of its drivers. Volkswagen’s already seen a selection of its vehicles named IIHS Top Safety Picks, and are still making further safety advancements. That’s why they’ve developed a safety system designed to offer maximum protection to all of its passengers. The Volkswagen Intelligent Crash Response System is designed to provide optimal protection in the event of a crash. (more…)
2016 Golf SportWagen safety features
One of the major draws to the 2016 Volkswagen SportWagen is its versatility and efficiency. Excelling in both categories, the SportWagen has made quite a name for itself as an adaptive family vehicle. But when you’re loading your kids into your SportWagen, advanced efficiency and a powerful drive don’t matter as much as its safety features. As your best line of defense on the road, the 2016 Golf SportWagen safety features are designed to help you prevent accidents and protect you when they can’t be avoided. And having recently been named a 2015 IIHS Top Safety Pick, you can rest easy behind the wheel of the 2016 SportWagen. (more…)
Bluetooth® capabilities in the 2015 Jetta
When you get behind the wheel of a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta, you already know you’re driving in comfort and safety. But did you also know that the Jetta offers a selection of other services for your entertainment and convenience? Well it can with to its wireless Bluetooth® capabilities. With Bluetooth, drivers have access to a variety of services right there in their car. (more…)
We’ve compiled all the Volkswagen ‘How To’ videos for changing your car’s clock for Daylight Savings Time.
It’s been a week since we sprang forward, losing an hour of sleep but gaining some much-appreciated sunshine. Daylight Savings Time has arrived, and if you are like us you’re probably feeling a little groggy still. It’s amazing how changing the clocks one hour can really impact so many things. One of those things is your the clock in your Volkswagen. We know people who just leave the clock in their car on the wrong time until the clocks change and they become correct once more. There’s no need to live this way. VW produced a series of very handy How To videos for each Volkswagen model, showing you How To Set The Clock in Your VW. It is far easier than you think. Find your model below, and get back on track. (more…)
At the Detroit Auto Show this week, Volkswagen announced that they will be launching an all-new SUV.
This week was the Detroit Auto Show where North America’s newest car models have historically first been revealed. And this year was no exception. The 2015 show this week was where VW’s New SUV Was Revealed. They are calling it the Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE. Officially, it is still considered a concept car, but unofficially it has many of the elements that will make their way to production, eventually arriving at VW lots across the country. (more…)