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What is Car-Net Guide and Inform Services in the Volkswagen Passat?

Video guide to Car-Net Guide and Inform Services 

What is Car-Net Guide and Inform Services in the Volkswagen Passat? It is a suite of technology that makes it easier to navigate your everyday routes. Below, you can watch a video guide that covers all that Car-Net Guide and Inform Services have to offer with a visual representation. You can find Volkswagen Passat models here at Ventura Volkswagen, your local dealership in Ventura, CA. 

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IQ.DRIVE®

What is IQ.DRIVE®?

IQ.DRIVE® features 

Many new Volkswagen models offer the IQ.DRIVE® but what is it? This is a safety system of driver assistance features to alert and help the driver avoid any threats on the road. Keep reading to learn more about each of the IQ.DRIVE® features. 

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Check out the enhances made to Volkswagen Car-Net

New Generation of the Volkswagen Car-Net 

Every year Volkswagen updates its technology and upgrades vehicles systems. On most 2020 Volkswagen models, the Car-Net is now standard at no charge for five years. There are new subscription options and more features. Keep reading to learn more about the newest generation of the Volkswagen Car-Net.

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What driver assistance features does the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan come with?

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan safety and driver assistance technology 

What driver assistance features does the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan come with? The 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan comes with an extensive range of advanced driver assistance features that can help monitor the vehicle’s surroundings and respond in an emergency. Below, we have listed eight of the best driver assistance features on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan along with a quick description of what they do. 

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Can you permanently turn off the start-stop feature in your Volkswagen vehicle?

What is engine start-stop, and should I use it? 

First of all, if you are considering turning off the start-stop feature in your Volkswagen vehicle, we would love to know why. Do you not like saving money on fuel, or do you just want to compare the difference with and without this feature? Engine start-stop in a Volkswagen vehicle allows you to save money on fuel by cutting back on idling time. Keep reading below to learn more about the start-stop feature, also known as Auto Stop, and about whether you can turn it off for good. 

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How can I change my Volkswagen vehicle’s tire?

Learn how to change your own tire with this video guide

Knowing how to change a tire is an important skill to have. Vehicle tires are tough, but they go through a lot, and it is inevitable that they sometimes will pop. Bad road conditions and objects in the road are two factors that may lead to a popped tire. If this happens to you in the middle of nowhere, you may consider changing your own tire if you have a spare on hand. To do this, watch the video below. You could also call on Volkswagen Roadside Assistance to help you in a situation like that.

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