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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.(more…)
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.(more…)
Video guide for using Android Auto to navigate
Did you know that you can use Android Auto for navigation? If you have the directions on your phone, then you can easily listen to them through your Volkswagen vehicle. The video below will teach you how to use Android Auto for navigation in a Volkswagen Golf vehicle. Watch it to quickly learn a convenient way to navigate the streets.
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.
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.
Video guide for using voice recognition in a Volkswagen vehicle
Voice recognition is an awesome technology that helps you make hands-free phone calls. By speaking to your vehicle, you can tell it what you want it to do, all while keeping your eyes on the road and hands on the steering wheel. Below, watch the video guide to learn how to use voice recognition to make a call in your Volkswagen.
2020 Volkswagen models will get an updated Car-Net ® capability
We have the latest information on what Volkswagen Car-Net will look like on 2020 Volkswagen models. This Volkswagen product is a mix of entertainment, convenience, and safety features. Four major updates and many minor updates have taken place this year, which you can read about below.
Video guide for how to use the Digital Cockpit in a Volkswagen Jetta
The Volkswagen Digital Cockpit is found in many Volkswagen vehicles, including the latest models of the Volkswagen Jetta. For current or potential owners of the VW Jetta, Volkswagen has created a video guide of how to use the digital cockpit in your Volkswagen vehicle. Watch the video below to learn more.
Volkswagen Car-Net allows you to connect with your vehicle at a distance
Volkswagen Car-Net is a suite of vehicle functions that you can access through a smartphone application. By downloading the app, you immerse yourself in a world of convenience. Certain features are free for up to five years from the date of purchase on most 2020 Volkswagen models. On older models, ask our sales team about whether you can get Volkswagen Car-Net. Below, we will tell you about the four main categories of Car-Net features: Remote Access, Safe & Secure, Hotspot, and Guide & Inform.
If you are looking for your next Volkswagen vehicle, it probably won’t come as a surprise to find it has a variety of driver-assist features. But what’s the difference between the Blind Spot Monitor and the Rear Traffic Alert technology features? (more…)