Archive for the ‘Service’ Category

Learn All about Winter Tires and All-Season Tires

Monday, October 18th, 2021
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Should You Go for Winter Tires or All-Season Tires?

For people who do not know much about automobiles and their different parts, the distinction between different kinds of tires might be a non-issue. However, if there is one thing that people must know before getting their hands on a car for the first time, it is that tires are incredibly important. The kind of tires you have on your vehicle contributes significantly to the car’s performance. That said, read this entry to know if you should go for winter tires or all-season tires. Both kinds have unique features that you might want to know about before purchasing a car. In any case, look through our inventory at Mac Volkswagen in McMinnville, OR, and drive home the Volkswagen of your choice once you are enlightened about tires.


Why Does it Take my Car So Long to Warm Up?

Thursday, December 10th, 2020
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Have you ever encountered this? It’s cold outside, but you have to get in your car, and when you do, you turn the heat all the way up and turn the fans up to max and you wait. And you wait longer. And you keep waiting, and it never seems to get warm, not the way it should. If this sounds familiar, continue reading, because we might be able to help you find out what’s going on.


4 Reasons a Car Overheats

Tuesday, November 10th, 2020
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Automotive technology has advanced a lot in the last decade, but not enough to eliminate overheating problems. Almost any machine can overheat, but there are mechanisms in place that are designed to prevent this from happening. If your car is overheating when you drive, it is probably for one of the following reasons. Be sure to get your car serviced as soon as you can, but the points below might help you understand the cause.


How Do I Know My Tires Need to be Changed?

Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Have you thought much about your tires recently? When you last went out to your car, did you check to see how deep your treads are, or did you just get in and go? Chances are, you just shut the door and drove off, but you should check your tire treads every week or so to see how they are wearing down. Read more of this entry to learn more about how to identify when your tires need to be changed.


What Should I Do to Prepare My Car for Summer?

Monday, June 8th, 2020
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Summer is once again right around the corner. It’s already hot enough, but it’s just going to get hotter, so make sure you have your car ready for the heat. Everyone prepares for summer a little differently but read on here for a few pieces of general advice that can help keep your car in prime condition during extreme temperatures. 


McMinnville VW COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
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While a lot of car dealerships have chosen to close their showrooms at this time, we have not found that necessary at this time. Since we are staying open for regular business, we have adopted some new practices to make sure we do our part to help slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Not only that, but we wanted to make sure our customers who are trying to eliminate as much physical contact as possible that we can still help them online and over the phone. 


What services should I get to keep my vehicle last longer?

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
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Preventative maintenance services in McMinnville OR 

We invest a lot of money into our vehicles. If you want to ensure you will have it for years to come, you need to make sure you keep up with your maintenance. We created a shortlist of services you should keep up on, so your vehicle lasts longer.  (more…)

Volkswagen Service & Parts Coupons in McMinnville Oregon

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Are you trying to save a little money on Volkswagen service in the McMinnville Oregon area? Look no further than McMinnville Volkswagen! Our number one priority here at McMinnville Volkswagen is making sure your car is serviced in a timely and effective manner. Our team of highly trained mechanics know Volkswagen vehicles in and out and will make sure your car is back on the road in ship shape. Looking for Volkswagen service and parts coupons in McMinnville Oregon? Continue reading below to learn about the specials we have!