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2019 Volkswagen Tiguan on the road

The Facts of Owning a Volkswagen

Here are the facts: Owning a Volkswagen means you get a vehicle that’s built to last, a longer-than-average warranty, and quality service designed to save you time and give you peace of mind. Overall, the fact is, owning a Volkswagen might be more affordable than you think.

For more facts like these, continue reading below.

Longer-than-Average Warranty

Every Volkswagen is made with quality German parts and every new Volkswagen is covered for 4 years or 80,000 km. That’s 1 year and 20,000 km more than the average competitor warranty. For these reasons, it is a fact that a Volkswagen warranty is a longer-than-average warranty.

4-year / 80,000 km new-vehicle limited warranty

Volkswagen 4 years 80,000 km
Honda, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Jeep, Mazda 3 years 60,000 km
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Whichever occurs first.

 

What do drivers think? We asked, they answered.

Prepaid maintenance is convenient.

This chart is factual. Both are for your enjoyment.

Service includes
Castrol synthetic oil & filter change
30-point vehicle health inspection
Pollen filter replacement
Tire rotation
Spark plugs replacement (1.4L, 1.8L, and 2.0L)
Battery condition check
Washer fluid replenishment
Fluid levels check and correction
Brake fluid change
Sunroof service & lubrication (if equipped)
Tire inflation check and correction
Brake pads (front & rear) inspection
DSG 6-speed transmission: gear oil and filter change (if equipped)
Check coil springs and shock absorbers
4MOTION AWD clutch fluid change (if equipped)
Reset service interval display
15,000 km
30,000 km
45,000 km
60,000 km
After 3 years
After 3 years
75,000 km

How do VW maintenance costs compare?

Let’s look at the facts. Enter the model and expected driving distance, and see how VW compares to similar models.

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VW Tiguan

Car Model

Annual Maintenance Cost

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Complimentary 24/7 Roadside Assistance i

Here are some helpful facts: Roadside assistance means jump-start, flat tire and lockout assistance, gas delivery and towing service. 24/7 means all day, every day. And owning a Volkswagen means you get all of these things combined.

Volkswagen Plus

We’ve made it easier for you to get more out of your Volkswagen experience. Take advantage of free members-only benefits, special offers and discounts, useful tools and more. Membership is and always will be completely free for VW owners. That’s an undeniable fact. If you’re not a member, what are you waiting for?

Complimentary 24/7 Roadside Assistance i

Here are some helpful facts: Roadside assistance means jump-start, flat tire and lockout assistance, gas delivery and towing service. 24/7 means all day, every day. And owning a Volkswagen means you get all of these things combined.

Volkswagen Plus

We’ve made it easier for you to get more out of your Volkswagen experience. Take advantage of free members-only benefits, special offers and discounts, useful tools and more. Membership is and always will be completely free for VW owners. That’s an undeniable fact. If you’re not a member, what are you waiting for?

Build & Price

Final fact: Building and pricing a Volkswagen brings you one step closer to owning a Volkswagen.

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