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Volkswagen Road Trip Preparation Maintenance Union County, NJ

Any time of the year is perfect for road trip – maybe with the exception of days when snowstorms hit the area that you are traveling to. So where is your next destination? Are you heading to the Grand Canyon with your family in the Volkswagen Atlas? Or are you taking your first solo trip in your Volkswagen Jetta and plan to hit up the four largest cities in Texas? No matter where you go, you want to ensure that your Volkswagen is up to the task of getting you there and back – and that is why we are inviting you to visit the Douglas Volkswagen service center for some road trip preparation maintenance! 

Here at Douglas Volkswagen, our state-of-the-art service center has all the tools needed to keep your Volkswagen dependable and running smoothly no matter if you are exploring Wisconsin, Colorado, or any other state on the map. And our technicians are specially trained to know the Volkswagen brand so they can pinpoint any potential problems and fix them before you hit the road. 

What Kinds of Maintenance Should Be Done on My Volkswagen Before My Road Trip? 

Some of the most common road trip preparation maintenance tasks that we recommend and perform are: 

  • Changing your Toyota model's oil 

  • Switching and topping off other liquids in your Toyota 

  • Testing your Toyota model's battery and switching it out if necessary 

  • Checking/replacing the braking system 

  • Inspecting the suspension system and performing alignments 

  • Inspecting the tire treads/replacing tires 

  • Tire rotations 

  • Balancing the tires 

  • Adding air to the tires 

  • And much more! 

Schedule Service with Douglas Volkswagen! 

Before you hit the road, contact us today and schedule a service appointment for your Volkswagen! We are located 491 Morris Avenue in Summit, NJ. Thanks and we look forward to helping you make your next road trip the best one yet! 



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