Make Sure Your Vehicle is Ready for Winter

Stay safe all winter-long by taking the proper precautions on the road. It is important to make sure your vehicle is performing at its best to get you to your destination safely when the weather outside is frightful. Riverhead Bay Volkswagen wants to make sure you and your family are protected, so be sure to follow our winter safety tips listed below and stop by our service center for all of your winter service and maintenance needs.

Winter Safe-Driving Tips:

  • When the roads are snowy and icy, it is important to accelerate and decelerate at a slow and steady pace.
  • Double your stopping distance and times between you and other vehicles on the road.
  • Make sure your brakes are in good condition.
  • Keep your antifreeze filled and keep an extra container of antifreeze in your trunk.
  • Make sure you have a first aid kit in your vehicle at all times.
  • Inspect your spare tire to make sure it is properly inflated and ready to use when needed.

Winter Maintenance:

  • Have your tires inspected
  • Make sure your battery is working well
  • Keep your fuel injector clean
  • Change your oil and filter
  • Get new windshield wipers if needed

Visit Riverhead Bay to Learn More about Staying Safe During Winter

If you are in need of winter servicing or repairs, make the short drive over to Riverhead Bay Volkswagen. Our goal is to keep your vehicle safe and ready for the road all winter. Our service center has certified technicians trained to get your Volkswagen back on the road in no time. Contact us for more information and available service specials. Be sure to schedule your next service appointment online as well.

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