Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

How can you improve the fuel economy for your vehicle?

Thursday, September 13th, 2018
filling car up with gas

If you are like one of the millions of people around the world that drive, then you are used to filling up your vehicle with gas. It is no one’s favorite thing to do, but it is necessary for us to get around with most vehicles. But what if there was a way to not make as many trips to the gas pump and to save a little bit of cash in your pocket? There is! There are actually multiple ways. We put together a list of five ways that you can help improve your vehicle’s fuel economy. Keep reading below to check them out! (more…)

Check out these Nevada traffic laws you may not know!

Thursday, August 30th, 2018
nevada driving laws with speed limit sign

Most people know the basic laws when it comes to driving, but are there some that you may be overlooking? Something like we know that we shouldn’t leave children or pets in a vehicle that is unattended, but did you know there is actually a law about it? We put together a short list of a few traffic laws in Nevada that are easily overlooked. Check them out and make sure you are up to date with the law! (more…)

How often do I need to change the oil in my car?

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
how often should you check your oil?

We have all heard someone tell us to be sure to change the oil in our car before taking it on a long trip, but when else should we be changing the oil? And what happens if we don’t change it? There is a lot that goes into the regular maintenance of a car and an oil change is just one part of it. Keep reading below to learn how often you should be changing the oil in your car to keep it on the road and running smoothly. (more…)

Helpful Tips for New Teenage Drivers

Thursday, July 19th, 2018
girl in drivers ed parking next to orange cones

Getting your teen out on the road is both scary and exciting. It’s hard to believe they are already driving, where did the time go? One thing’s for sure if they are going to be driving you want them to be totally prepared. That means that the car is ready for them, they know what to do if something were to happen to the car and most importantly, they know how to drive safely.

Since there is no easy way for you to let go and not worry about them when they are driving, we thought we would try to help by making a helpful list for them to look over before they hit the road. Keep reading for a list of helpful tips for teenage drivers to know before getting behind the wheel. (more…)

VIDEOS: Using Apple CarPlay in your Volkswagen vehicle

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
Siri on the Volkswagen infotainment screen

How do I pair my iPhone to my Volkswagen using Apple CarPlay?

As you well know, using your phone behind the wheel can be very dangerous. Luckily, though, Volkswagen models feature Apple CarPlay. This is a feature that connects your Apple mobile device to your Volkswagen infotainment system, allowing you to use your vehicle’s touchscreen and intuitive voice commands to control your phone for a number of functions. With Apple CarPlay, you can message on-the-go, navigate, and play music and podcasts. A lot of drivers are wondering just how this feature works. How do I pair my iPhone to my Volkswagen using Apple CarPlay? The team here at Findlay VW wants you to stay in-the-know, so we put together this post with useful tutorials for you. Check out this blog post to learn more! (more…)

Stay comfortable with Volkswagen’s climate control system

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
Volkswagen interior dash and steering wheel

Volkswagen automatic climate control features

Comfortable interiors have always set the Volkswagen brand apart from the competition. The Volkswagen automatic climate control system is designed to help keep the driver and passengers comfortable while on the road. Take a look at the Volkswagen automatic climate control features outlined in the videos below to learn more about how to use this great feature. (more…)

What Are the Best VW Cars for 2017 Graduates in Henderson NV?

Friday, May 19th, 2017
Graduation Celebration - Best VW Cars for 2017 College Graduates

Best VW Cars for 2017 College Graduates

Congratulations, graduates! After your long-awaited graduation, the possibilities for what might come next are practically endless. Whether you plan to stay in Nevada, hit the road or whatever else, we hope you’ll take one last tour of our inventory for old times’ sake. And when you do, we will love to help you test drive some of the best VW cars for 2017 college graduates in the Henderson area. (more…)

Learn How to Swap Between Primary Phones Using Your Volkswagen Bluetooth

Monday, December 19th, 2016
How to Switch Phones Using Bluetooth In Your Volkswagen

How to Switch Phones Using Bluetooth In Your Volkswagen

Bluetooth is a great way to stay safely connected while on the go in your car. Better yet, the Bluetooth system in Volkswagen models allows you to connect up to two devices at a time, meaning you won’t have to fight with your front seat passengers over who gets to sync up their phone. That said, while both phones will be able to receive incoming calls, only one of the phone’s contact can be synced with the infotainment system at one time.

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Use These Tips to Maximize Your Tires’ Lifetime

Thursday, May 12th, 2016
5 Tips to Help Your Car Tires Last Longer

5 Tips to Help Your Car Tires Last Longer

Most car owners know that tires don’t come cheap. Drivers will want to get as much life out of their car tires as possible, but within limits. You should never avoid replacing your car tires if they need it, as it can be a major safety concern. That being said, we have 5 tips to help your car tires last longer, before they get to the point of needing replacement.

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Does Car Air Conditioning Affect Gas Mileage?

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
car air conditioning buttons lit up

Do You Waste Gas Using Car Air Conditioning?

Things can get hot here in Henderson NV, but if you’re on the road, you can always rely on air conditioning to keep you cool. But do you waste gas using the car air conditioning? Some drivers wonder if it’s better to suffer through the heat rather than use any gas on cooling the vehicle’s interior. Is this true? Let’s find out.

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