Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

Lease a new 2021 Volkswagen SUV or sedan

Monday, September 14th, 2020
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Come on over to your friendly Dirito Bros VW to find your future vehicle with us! Not only do we have plenty of models for you to choose from, but you have the option to lease instead of buy if you want. Here’s what you need to know.


Get rid of that mouse! Protect your car from wildlife

Friday, August 28th, 2020
two rats on books

How to I keep mice away from my car?

While mice can be cute from behind a glass window, the last thing anyone wants is to find their car is their new home. So, here’s how you get rid of mice and other wildlife, and preventative measures you can take to protect your car from wildlife and keep mice away from your car.


Uninvited critter? Here’s how to scare it off!

Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
person wiping down car seat with blue cloth

How do I get rid of a mouse inside my car?

If you park outside, you’re probably familiar with the idea of a little critter who decided to stow away inside your car. However, this doesn’t mean you want to keep your unexpected visitor around. So, here’s how you can get rid of a mouse or other wildlife in your car.


How to use cruise control on your Volkswagen Atlas

Monday, June 29th, 2020
2020 VW Atlas interior steering wheel and dashboard

Video guide to using cruise control in a Volkswagen Atlas

How can you use cruise control on your Volkswagen Atlas vehicle? It’s simple, as you will see with the short video guide below. Watch the guide and follow the steps shown to use cruise control in your Volkswagen Atlas. Don’t have cruise control in your vehicle? Upgrade to a vehicle that does here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen. 


How Do I Keep My Anxiety Under Control During the Coronavirus Outbreak?

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
Woman struggling with anxiety

Tips for Keeping Your Anxiety Under Control 

Hey everyone, we have been following the Coronavirus outbreak and we will admit that we get nervous about it. We understand that it’s normal to be nervous and that anxiety can really start to rear its ugly head during times of fear. We are going to share some tips that will hopefully help you out. 


How Can I Score the Best Deal on a Rental Car When I Travel?

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
Couple driving a vehicle while on vacation

Tips for Saving on a Rental Car When Traveling 

Do you have any big travel plans for this year? If your plans include flying to your destination, there is a good chance that you will need to rent a car. One of the best things about traveling is that you can do it on a small budget if you play your cards right, but renting a car can seriously blow that budget if you are not careful! Here are some ways to save on that rental car for your next adventure! 


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.