Volkswagen Services

Top holiday travel tips for VW drivers

The Easter holidays may be over but the summer is not so far off! All sorts of adventures and excursions lie ahead and for many of these, we’ll be using our VW’s to get there. Before setting out to the other side of the country – or even further afield – here are a few(…)

Find the right oil for your Volkswagen

In order to maximise performance and increase overall fuel economy, it’s important to use the right blend of oil with your Volkswagen. When topping up your engine oil levels, Volkswagen recommends using Castrol EDGE Professional Longlife III 5W-30, the original engine oil your VW was first lubricated with. You can enquire at your nearest dealer(…)

Volkswagen dragging heals over emissions ‘fix’

One year on from the emissions scandal rocked the German car maker to the core, it is still estimated that Volkswagen has yet to ‘fix’ 1.2 million affected cars in the UK. Back in 2015, at the height of the scandal, the automaker vowed to have rectified the problem and fixed the cheating emissions software(…)

Second hand Volkswagens ‘holding their value’

Despite the emissions scandal, second hand VW’s are holding their value well, a leading motoring magazine has revealed. According to leading industry magazine What Car? VW’s that are either three years old or have done 36,000 miles, are typically worth 42.21% of their original value, only a 2.7% drop from September 2015, just before the(…)

Find the right oil for your Volkswagen

In order to maximise performance and increase overall fuel economy, it’s important to use the right blend of oil with your Volkswagen. When topping up your engine oil levels, Volkswagen recommends using Castrol EDGE Professional Longlife III 5W-30, the original engine oil your VW was first lubricated with. You can enquire at your nearest dealer(…)

Autumn driving

Of all the seasons, summer seems to speed by fastest. As leaves turn brown and the nights slowly start to draw in, we have to reluctantly accept that autumn is just round the corner. Whilst not quite throwing at us the same horrors winter is capable of, driving at this time of year does present(…)

VW’s 10 top tips on how to maximise fuel efficiency

There’s not too much influence the average VW driver can have on the cost of fuel, but it is possible to make your car more fuel efficient. The research department at Volkswagen has released some tips to help you save money on your weekly fuel bill. Drive smoothly. Research shows that heavy acceleration, abrupt braking(…)

5 tips to help your VW’s tyres last longer

Tyres are expensive. Naturally as drivers, we want to get as much life out of our tyres as possible but it’s important not to take risks. If your tyres need to be replaced, it’s better to just bite the bullet and do it, as worn tyres are a serious safety concern. However, there are ways(…)

Volkswagen Interim Service

Interim car services make sure your Volkswagen is safe with parts checked for wear. They should be carried out annually if cars don’t exceed 5000 miles per year or in between 6 months after a full car service. Interim service with Servicing Stop Garages in our network carry out Volkswagen car services with professionalism following(…)