Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category

How can I protect my vehicle in winter?

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
Car covered in snow

Winter Vehicle Maintenance Tips 

Winter can take a serious toll on your vehicle’s performance. Is your vehicle not running like it used to? There are ways to help. We have a list of some winter vehicle maintenance tips to give you a hand. Let’s take a look and see how you can help your vehicle perform this winter.  (more…)

How can we travel safely this winter?

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
Car covered in snow

Winter Driving Safety Tips and Tricks 

Winter isn’t going away for a while. The roads are slick, and ice can be found on the road at any time. You and your family need to take extra care to keep a watchful eye on the road. We have some winter driving safety tips and tricks to show you. Let’s see how you and your family can be safe this winter.  (more…)

What is Volkswagen’s New Warranty Program?

Monday, November 27th, 2017
2018 volkswagen tiguan and 2018 volkswagen atlas shown in butte park against rocky hill background

People First Warranty Program Details

As automobiles are built on a global platform with similar safety regulations across markets, many features are quickly become standardized. Gone are the days where one company would develop fast cars, another company would build safe cars, and another company would specialize in bold designs and creative inclusions. (more…)

Tiguan Receives Prestigious “Best Compact SUV of 2017 Award”

Friday, October 20th, 2017

What is the Best Compact Crossover SUV?

We get a lot of customers on our lot comparing Volkswagen vehicles to some of their more heavily-marketed competitors. Who can blame them? When you hear the term “RAV4,” or “CR-V” over and over again throughout your day or week, it becomes something you start to think about. Many drivers are wondering “What is the best compact crossover SUV?”

There are, after all, almost a dozen models to choose from in this relative-new, but insanely-popular class of automobiles. (more…)

Bergen County and Ramsey, NJ Trick or Treat Hours and Safety Tips

Friday, October 13th, 2017

Fall colors, fun costumes, and scary decorations… Halloween is a fun and wonderful time of the year! Maybe nobody looks forward to the festivities more than children! After all, for kids Halloween means one thing – candy. Trick-or-treating is a time-honored tradition and a great way for kids to learn the important skills of hard work and theatrical persuasion.

As proud members of Ramsey, and Bergen County, we know that what we have here is uncommon. Many places don’t enjoy the feelings of safety and hospitality that we receive in Ramsey. Ramsey is a great city for families and a wonderful city for trick-or-treating. (more…)

Which Volkswagen Models Have CarPlay?

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Map in face, car in ditch.

Older movies and TV shows are full of the “big, opened roadmap covers drivers view, driver steers off road” scene. While maps have become much more compact, modern drivers still face an unsafe level of distraction from them in the form of technology.

The ubiquity of instantly-updated navigation software in smartphones means you have even smarter, safer ways than ever before to get from A-B. The always-connected nature of our 21st-century lives means you can call a restaurant to make reservations on the way, or send a text to let friends know to save you a seat at a movie theater, all while driving. (more…)

Volkswagen Engine Overheats in Hot Weather

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Volkswagen Engine Overheating in Hot Weather

When you’re out and about and the sun is shining this summer, the last thing you want or expect is an overheating engine delaying your daily commute or road trip. Engines struggle when temperatures climb and you’re driving uphill or in stop-and-go traffic. So, if you’re on the road and your engine starts to get a little too hot, check out these tips for what to do.  (more…)

Recommended Tire Pressure for Volkswagen Tiguan

Monday, December 5th, 2016
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Tire Pressure Measurements

Depending on which tire size and trim level you drive, the Volkswagen Tiguan may recommend different tire pressure ratings. We’ll cover the recommended tire pressure for the Volkswagen Tiguan S, S w/ 4MOTION and the SEL. Read on and make sure your Tiguan is prepared to handle whatever the road throws your way. Tire pressure is an important part of your vehicle’s maintenance, and we want to make sure your Tiguan is as safe and reliable as possible! (more…)

Volkswagen Steering Wheel Dashboard Light Meaning

Monday, June 13th, 2016
Volkswagen Dashboard Lights Help

Whether we’ve had our vehicles for a week or several years, there are a number of parts and systems that can break or need repair. While we hope your Volkswagen is in perfect health and is running its very best, we also know that it’s important for you to understand the dashboard warning lights when it comes time to get something fixed. We’re here to tell you about the Volkswagen steering wheel dashboard light meaning, and more!   (more…)

How to Use Adaptive Cruise Control on the 2016 VW Passat

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
Adaptive Cruise Control Help 2016 Passat

If you love the new look of the redesigned 2016 Volkswagen Passat, then you are sure to love the numerous active safety features that are available. Adaptive cruise control is an amazing new safety feature that is available on the 2016 Passat, but it can be a little tough to use if you don’t have much experience. We’re going to tell you how to use adaptive cruise control on the 2016 VW Passat, and help you to understand what makes it such a great safety feature!  (more…)