Illinois Trailering Regulations and Laws
Though towing is generally legal across the USA, every state has their own unique laws and regulations to follow and stay mindful of. Whether you’re just passing through Illinois with your trailer or towing here periodically, be sure to observe the regulations compiled below in order to avoid incident in the Land of Lincoln.Read the rest of this entry »
Volkswagen Remote Start Range
It’s always a pleasant experience being able to warm one’s engine up before one hops inside. Here in Elgin, things certainly get chilly during the winter months, and anything one can do to lessen the pain is welcome. Remote start can certainly take a good chunk of suffering out of the daily commute.
But what if your vehicle is parked far away? How far away does Volkswagen remote start work from?Read the rest of this entry »
Finding the Volkswagen Sausage
One of the most unique bestsellers in the Volkswagen brand isn’t an automobile or related part at all; it’s a sausage. Branded as a “VW original part” (specifically number 199 398 500 A), VW currywurst has been produced since 1973. Since that time, it’s won prizes at German food fairs and received gold awards from the German Agricultural Society.
Though mostly made with the intention of feeding their employees, the currywurst has gained popularity beyond the VW factory cafeterias and can be found in supermarkets and football (i.e., soccer) stadiums across Europe. It’s also given away to Volkswagen customers in that continent when they purchase a new VW.
If you’re like us, talk of the VW currywurst immediately gets those salivary glands running. So, can the desire for a delicious Volkswagen sausage be satiated? Where can one buy or find VW currywurst in the United States?Read the rest of this entry »
The ABS light represents your Anti-Lock Break System. This system will pump your brakes if things get hairy, in order to prevent your ride from going into an uncontrolled skid. If something’s wrong with the system, the ABS light should turn on.
Once you fix the problem with your ABS system (if there is one), you’re probably wondering: how do I reset my ABS dashboard light?Read the rest of this entry »
Transferring the VW CPO Warranty
Getting a certified pre-owned Volkswagen is a great way to wed the benefits of buying a new and a used vehicle into one. Drivers can enjoy the knowledge that they’re obtaining a high-quality machine while also getting a great price.
Another benefit of CPO vehicles is that they come with warranty coverage. But if you’ve found yourself on this page, you’re probably wondering: is the VW CPO warranty transferable?Read the rest of this entry »
It’s pretty clear that engine oil is not a good thing to drink for refreshment. But how bad is it? Is motor oil poisonous?Read the rest of this entry »
Saint Patrick’s Day 2020 Events in the Elgin, IL area
The celebration of that beloved green-loving snake exorcist, more commonly known as St. Patrick’s Day, is approaching once again. For St. Pats 2020, Elgin has many interesting happenings going down; in addition to the typical drinks and bar crawls, we’ve come across parades, workouts, dinners and goat yoga.
Read on below for some unique St. Paddy’s Day 2020 events in Elgin!Read the rest of this entry »
Though Volkswagen Owner’s Manuals are available online, they can take a bit of work to track down if you don’t know where to look. That’s what we’re here to help with. Where are VW Owner’s Manuals available on the internet?Read the rest of this entry »
The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas has just three main trim levels, but with the availability of two engine options, 4MOTION® all-wheel drive, and R-Line variations, the total number of starting builds available on the VW website comes out to fifteen. After selecting a build, buyers can make further alterations, choosing between different colors, accents, and accessories.
Many automakers also offer available packages for their models. Can packages be added to the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas?Read the rest of this entry »
2019 Volkswagen Jetta Engine and Performance
The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta has been cleaning up recently in regards to automotive esteem. Kelley Blue Book named it both a “10 Coolest New Car Under $20,000,” as well as a “10 Best Sedan Under $30,000.” But what lies under the hood? Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta come with a turbocharged engine?Read the rest of this entry »