How to use the keyless entry and pushbutton start in your Volkswagen vehicle

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun, Technology, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 at 2:52 PM
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Video guide of using the Keyless Entry on a Volkswagen Jetta

Have you ever fumbled with your keys when your arms are full of groceries? Many of us have because the foresight to get your keys out before you cram your arms full of luggage is often forgotten. Volkswagen Keyless Entry can alleviate the pains of full hands by taking away the need to use your key FOB. With Keyless Entry, your Volkswagen will let you in as long as the key FOB is within range. Plus, Pushbutton Start allows you to start your vehicle with the convenience of a button.

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Can you turn a gasoline model into an electric vehicle?

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun, Technology on Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at 3:57 PM
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How one teacher revived an old Volkswagen into an electric car

Grosinger, a teacher in New York, N.J., taught his class how to convert a gasoline-powered vehicle into an electric-powered vehicle. Below, we have the details of this class project.

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Updates to Volkswagen Car-Net ® for 2020 models

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 at 3:30 PM
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What is new for Volkswagen Car-Net ®?

Volkswagen Car-Net has been given a facelift for the 2020 model year. This feature has always been a favorite of Volkswagen owners, because it offers a long list of safety, entertainment, and convenience functions from a smartphone application. So, what are the updates to Volkswagen Car-Net for 2020 models? This year it comes back with more free services than ever for five years, new subscription options such as a 4G LTE WiFi capability, and an updated mobile app with faster response time. Below, we will tell you more about what is new for Volkswagen Car-Net.

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Photo Gallery of a Volkswagen Type 2 Bus

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 at 3:55 PM
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What is a Volkswagen Type 2 Bus?

The Volkswagen Type 2 bus is an old Volkswagen model that is no longer in production. However, the planned-on electric Volkswagen Buzz bus looks like a modern rendition of the old icon, with its characteristic round-edged, rectangle-like shape. Below, we have a photo gallery of a Volkswagen Type 2 Bus to show you what we mean. This particular bus will be on display at the end of September, but for those of you who won’t make it to see it in person, scroll down to view this Volkswagen Type 2.

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Haunted Houses near Folsom, CA in 2019

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Friday, September 13th, 2019 at 2:38 PM
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Where can I find haunted houses near Folsom, CA in 2019?

Watch your backs! Witches and ghouls have moved into the Folsom, CA area. Below, we have four of their most common haunts for you to explore if you so choose. Don’t worry; the only thing scary here at Folsom Lake Volkswagen is our scary good deals. Come visit our dealership this fall to find your next Volkswagen vehicle or just to get your next oil change. Keep reading to learn about four of the best haunted houses near Folsom, CA in 2019. 

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2019 Volkswagen Atlas Convenience Features

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 at 1:43 PM
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2019 Volkswagen Atlas comfort and seating features

The Volkswagen Atlas has proven that it is a good family vehicle, and the 2019 model is a shining example. It all comes down to the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas convenience features, such as those built right into the seating. If everyone is comfortable, then everyone can relax, and a relaxed family is a happy family. Come take a test drive to see how large the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas cargo space is and keep reading below to learn about comfort and convenience features.

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Volkswagen ID R vs Racing Drone

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun, Volkswagen I.D. on Sunday, September 1st, 2019 at 3:53 PM
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Watch this video of the Volkswagen ID R racing a drone

Who do you think will win in a race, the Volkswagen ID R or a racing drone? We won’t spoil the results. Watch this video of the Volkswagen ID R racing a drone and see which one comes out on top. Keep in mind that the Volkswagen ID R is a completely electric vehicle. Want to see another electric Volkswagen car in action? Come into our dealership to test drive the Volkswagen e-Golf.

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Volkswagen Jetta wins 2019 Best New Car for Teens award

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 at 2:35 PM
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Is the Volkswagen Jetta a good car for teen drivers?

Yes, we think the VW Jetta is a great car for young adult drivers, and we aren’t the only ones. U.S. News and World Report named the Volkswagen Jetta as one of the 2019 Best New Cars for Teens. Here at Folsom Lake Volkswagen, we can show you some of the features that make the VW Jetta a good choice for your teen during a test drive. Keep reading below to learn more about this award and the VW Jetta.

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How does the Volkswagen e-Golf display available power?

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology, Tips & Tricks, Volkswagen e-Golf on Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 at 3:03 PM
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2019 Volkswagen e-Golf Power Availability Display 

You may be wondering how electric vehicles display their level of charge, similar to how gas-using vehicles display their fuel level. They do so in much the same way, with a gauge displayed on the instrument cluster, the part of the vehicle behind the steering wheel that displays other important information such as your speed. The video guide below will show you the 2019 Volkswagen e-Golf power availability display and other aspects of the instrument panel.  

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Which Volkswagen vehicles come with Roadside Assistance?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Tips & Tricks on Saturday, August 10th, 2019 at 3:38 PM
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Volkswagen Roadside Assistance frequently asked questions

Have you recently bought a new Volkswagen vehicle? If so, then you are probably eligible to use Volkswagen Roadside Assistance, a free service provided to you upon the purchase of a new VW vehicle. In the United States, all new Volkswagen vehicles are eligible for three years or 36,000 miles of Roadside Assistance from the time of purchase, whichever comes first. Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen vehicles are eligible for an additional two years after the expiration of the original three-year coverage. Continue reading below to learn more about Volkswagen Roadside Assistance.

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