Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category
One of the most famous Halloween traditions is to carve a pumpkin and display it as decoration for this spooky holiday. Carving pumpkins can be a lot of fun and it allows you to be as creative as you would like. If you have never carved a pumpkin and would like to learn how to, check out the step by step guide below to walk you through it! (more…)
Fall is a beautiful time of year, but don’t get caught up in the fall colors and forget to pay attention to the road. With the new season, there are a few things to pay attention to when you are behind the wheel. Keep reading below for a few helpful safety driving tips for driving in the fall! (more…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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.