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Be Alert Whenever You See Dashboard Warning Lights

Keeping your car in good condition should be your number one priority. This is because you wouldn’t like to incur mechanical and parts replacement expenses. Whenever dashboard warning lights show up, it is a clear indication that something is amiss with your car. You should, therefore, immediately take action and identify where the problem is. Below are some warning lights you should look out for in your dashboard:


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Service Your Car’s Fluids so Your Ride Will Service You

While most car owners know that engine oil – also called motor oil – is the fuel outside of gas or petroleum that lubricates the moving parts of the engine, not all of them know about the other handful of fluids that are present in vehicles, including yours. Today, we will touch over the basics of brake and power steering fluids.

When you press down on the brake pedal – the one opposite the "skinny" pedal – you should find the calipers clamp down on the wheel, causing it to slow down or completely stop.


Keeping Your Total Cost of Owning a Car Low

While many people own vehicles, not everybody is wise enough to calculate their expected cost prior to buying a new Volkswagen car or SUV. Most people simply look at the price tag, although doing so simply isn't good enough for determining how much the total cost of vehicular ownership will be. Let's touch over the most popular factors weighing in the total cost of owning a vehicle.

Oil changes, tire rotations, and related procedures are all considered maintenance. While maintenance might be costly and unarguably time-consuming, it's a great way to lower what you'll spend on…


Hear what KBB Reviewers Say About the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

If you're shopping in the mid-sized to large crossover category you might just be overwhelmed by options. Not to worry. Meet the Volkswagen Atlas. It looks, feels, and drives unlike any other crossover on the market. And if you don't want to take our word for it, allow us to go through some of the high points of the Atlas according to Kelley Blue Book Reviewers...


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2018 Golf has the gadgets you want

Nearly all the technology you could ever want behind the wheel can be found in the 2018 Volkswagen Golf. The Golf moves away from the traditional by adding virtual buttons that are utilized with voice commands and by hovering a hand over and around the 6.5-inch touchscreen. The SE and SEL trim grades have 8.0-inch screens. A new digital display replaces the traditional analog gauges on the instrument panel.

There is driving technology also. The new Golf has the Traffic Jam Assist feature on dual clutch transmission models.


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Award-Time! Volkswagen Atlas Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Designation



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There are many things to love about the Volkswagen Atlas. It comes in an array of appealing colors, like Fortana Red Metallic, Reflex Silver Metallic, Pure White, Kurkuma Yellow metallic - and so much more. It features America's best bumper-to-bumper warranty. Coverage is up to six years or 72,000 miles. It also sports many standard and available features, like a panoramic sunroof, twenty inch allow wheels, touchless power liftgate, Sirius XM®, and so much more. But it's also a supremely safe large SUV…

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Volkswagen Golf Alltrack’s Off-Road Chops Will Leave Your Tail Wagon

Bored by crossovers? How about a vehicle that can haul everything a CUV can, but go off-road with more command, and offer fun with its function? If that entices you, it’s time to meet the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack. Standard all-wheel drive, six inches of ground clearance, a spacious cabin, and a torquey turbocharged inline-four are all part of this wagon’s winning recipe.


AutoGuide Reviews the New, Bigger 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen has said it is firmly committed to producing some great vehicles right now, and the latest example is the all-new 2018 edition of its compact crossover, the Tiguan. In a new review, AutoGuide notes that the fully-redesigned 2018 Tiguan is roomier - in fact, it now features three rows of seating - and has great driving dynamics and a wealth of comfort features.

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. The cabin technology is one area where the Tiguan really impresses...

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