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What’s New with the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon?

By Product Expert | Posted in News, Safety, Technology, Volkswagen Arteon on Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
2021 Volkswagen Arteon exterior shot in red paint color parked alongside a river on a cobblestone road

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Specs and Features Overview

Volkswagen has just held a world premiere for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon model. So, what has changed with this new model year update for the VW Arteon premium sedan? Today, we’ll take a look at the specs, features, trim levels, color options, release date, and more, concerning the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon!

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Can I Recharge My Air Conditioning on my Own?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Technology, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 2:27 PM
stock photo of hands operating air conditioner recharge gauges and hose

Out of all the home repairs people get nervous about doing, air conditioning recharging may be one of the most misunderstood. This post is dedicated to helping car owners like you get informed about your car air conditioning so you can decide for yourself if you think you can do it yourself, or if you would rather take it in to the professionals to take care of it.  

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How Do I Keep My Car Safe During the Summer?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Technology, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 2:13 PM
stock photo of flower in sand summertime

The summer can be a dangerous time for cars. Excessive heat can cause rapid expansion of components within the car, sunlight can deteriorate some car interiors causing cracking and fading, and dry, dusty weather can make cars run less efficiently. For this very reason, this post is dedicated to bringing together some ideas as to how you can avoid these damages to your car when the summer sun starts blazing. 

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4th of July 2020 Events and Activities in Los Angeles, CA

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun, Local Events on Monday, June 22nd, 2020 at 8:00 AM
July 4th and 4th of July text in Stars and Stripes coloring with fireworks in the background

Many 4th of July events in the Los Angeles area, and the greater state of California, are being postponed or canceled due to concerns regarding COVID-19. However, other events have instead turned virtual, heading online for live performances of fireworks, music, and more! Today, let’s look at how you can celebrate Independence Day online with 4th of July 2020 events in the Downtown Los Angeles, California area!

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What are the Color Options of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas?

By Product Expert | Posted in New Volkswagen, Volkswagen Atlas on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 at 8:00 AM
2021 Volkswagen Atlas SEL with Basecamp accessory exterior shot with Racing Green paint color parked in a desert forest

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Paint Color Options

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas returns with a welcome and bold refresh, including updated features and style. Additionally, we have a new list of available color options for the Atlas, which we’ll explore today here at Volkswagen of Downtown LA. Here are the exterior paint color options of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas SUV!

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How Does the Volkswagen Community-Driven Promise Work?

By Product Expert | Posted in Finance, News on Sunday, May 31st, 2020 at 10:11 AM
Check laying over some bills and insurance

We’ve all heard about how unprecedented the current situation is. Everyone is doing what they can to adjust, but things are drastically different than they have ever been. It is hard to make a plan for moving forward when no one really knows what tomorrow looks like. Adjusting has been hard on a lot of families. 

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What’s New in the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Monday, May 25th, 2020 at 11:47 AM
2021 Volkswagen Atlas driving past a dusty hill

There’s nothing more important to a family than space. People need to be able to fit in their car comfortably. We also need to be able to bring groceries or other cargo along with risking crushing it. It is a delicate balancing act to play for most cars. 

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A Look Back at the Volkswagen Golf GTI

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Golf GTI on Friday, May 22nd, 2020 at 12:33 PM
Collage of different Golf GTI designs

It’s always nice to take a look back and see how far we have come. A lot of things can change in a year, so imagine how different things were for you five or ten years ago. These throwbacks are fun for car companies as well, seeing how designs have shifted over time.

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What Does the New Volkswagen Golf GTI Feel Like to Drive?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Golf GTI on Monday, May 18th, 2020 at 9:20 AM
New VW Golf GTI on a gray background

There are a lot of reasons why it is nice to have a car. The freedom offered by being able to travel freely and operate on your own schedule is nice. You can do a lot more when you don’t have to rely on friends or public transportation. Who doesn’t enjoy that kind of freedom? 

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Will My Car Be OK Sitting Around While Social Distancing?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Tips & Tricks on Monday, April 20th, 2020 at 9:40 AM
Service engine light on in the dashboard

Times are certainly a bit strange these days. We are all adjusting to a new and different normal for the time being. We are all being responsible by staying indoors as much as possible. Social distancing is important to keep us healthy, but how is that affecting the health of your car? 

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