Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

How Far Can You Drive in a Volkswagen Vehicle with Low Fuel?

Friday, May 10th, 2019
Exterior view of a red 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLA parked on a city street

Volkswagen Vehicle Driving Range with Low Fuel Warning

Have you ever been curious to discover how far your Volkswagen vehicle can travel after the Low Fuel Warning Light has been activated? If so, then the staff here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen has the information that you are looking for! Our staff is very knowledgeable concerning the Low Fuel Warning Light and how it works. Let’s take a closer look at the Low Fuel Warning Light on Volkswagen vehicles to discover just how far you can travel after the light has activated!


What do you do when your tire blows out on the highway?

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
What to do if tire blows out text next to picture of flat tire

How to control your car when you blow out a tire

With tire pressure monitoring systems now a standard for new cars, many of us feel a lot safer knowing that we have information available at any given time. Plus, a handy warning, just in case we let maintenance slip. Still, tire blowouts can and still do happen. Here’s how to control your car when you blow out a tire. (more…)

What is the EPC light on my Volkswagen?

Saturday, January 27th, 2018
A image for EPC Light explanation

Your Volkswagen has many dashboard symbols that can become illuminated when the system senses an issue, such as a fuel indicator turning on when it’s time to get more gas or a battery indicator turning on when there seems to be low alternator voltage or a charging system failure. One unknown indicator that you may see pop up in your vehicle is the EPC light, which is unique to VW vehicles and stands for Electronic Power Control. But what does this mean?


How to Use VW Keyless Entry in a New Volkswagen

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
VW Keyless Access on VW Golf background

Volkswagen vehicles are chock full of high-tech features that make your daily drive more rewarding. One of the most popular features in 2018 Volkswagen models today is Keyless Entry with Push Button Start/Stop, a function that allows you to unlock, open, and start your vehicle without you ever having to pull the key from your pocket. Take a look below as we go through the steps on how to work your VW’s Keyless Entry system.


4 Simple Tips and Tricks for Improving Your Fuel Economy

Monday, July 10th, 2017
4 Simple Tips and Tricks for Improving Your Fuel Economy Gas Pump

Unless you’re lucky enough to own an all-electric vehicle such as the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf, you’re probably stuck filling up your car’s gas tank much more often than you would like. Here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen, we want to help and that’s why we’ve come up with 4 simple tips that anyone can do improve the gas mileage on their vehicle.


Driving Tips to Avoid Pothole Damage

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
Driving Tips to Avoid Pothole Damage

Driving in an area that has a lot of potholes can be stressful as it’s often difficult to avoid every one you come across. Take a look at our helpful tips and tricks on how to avoid pothole damage this summer.


iPhone 6 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions for 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

As one of the most popular compact sedans on the market today, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta offers drivers technology that is hard to find in the dashboards of other competitors. Besides big technology like Volkswagen’s Car-Net App-Connect that features smartphone integration, the new Jetta also comes with Bluetooth HandsFree Connectivity for easy calling and music streaming. Take a look at our step-by-step guide on how to pair the popular iPhone 6 to your Jetta’s head unit and enjoy all the perks Bluetooth has to offer.