Newer Vehicles Might Need Fewer Oil Changes Than You Think

If you're concerned with oil change costs on a new vehicle, you're in for a great surprise. Zimbrick Volkswagen of Madison would like to clear up some confusion regarding getting oil changes. We've been told for a long time that the secret to keeping your car like new is getting an oil change every 3,000 miles. While this may have held true in the past, new technology has extended this time frame considerably.


Keeping Your Tank Filled Is Beneficial During Winter

As everyone is getting prepared for winter, many drivers fall back on seasonal habits at Zimbrick Volkswagen of Madison. There are many important decisions that you can make for the long-term success of your vehicle this winter. However, one of the most important decisions that you can make is keeping your fuel tank filled. It may seem like a small step, but it's a step that reduces many risks in the process.


Get Unstuck with Litter, Sand, or Salt

If you are going to be driving in the colder months and in snow or slush you will want to have some vital items in your vehicle. You should have an emergency kit in your car at all times-not just in the winter. You should also have a big bag of sand, litter, or salt to use in the vent that you get stuck.

Don't forget to bring your vehicle to us here at Zimbrick Volkswagen of Madison so that we can get it ready for the winter season. Sand will give you the traction you need to get…

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What to know about Tires

Choosing the best tire on the market can be confusing due to the variety in brands and types. It is advisable to get our dealership today to learn about which is the right fit for your car. Different tires are made to serve under different climates.

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Plan Today for the Safest Possible Holiday Road Trip

The time to be planning for trouble on the road during your holiday road trip is today while you are safely at home. The following road trip checklist will help you to prepare your vehicle for the long drive ahead.

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When Your Lease Ends, You Have Options (and We Can Help!)

Informing our customers about everything they need to know regarding the finance, care and upkeep of a Volkswagen vehicle is always a priority here at Zimbrick Volkswagen of Madison. We know you might have some questions on what to do when your lease is up. You can always come see us here in Madison, WI, but here are a few guidelines to get you started:

The first thing you can do at the end of your Volkswagen lease is just hand over the keys – no fuss, no muss – just simply return the vehicle to us. After this, you’ll still…


3 Reasons to Get Your Car Tires Rotated Today

Getting the tires on your vehicle rotated every 7,000 miles is going to benefit you in more ways that you might realize. Here are three reasons to get them rotated today:

  1. When the tires are not rotated on the car frequently, they wear unevenly and it can be very difficult for your vehicle to be able to grip the road as it was before.
  2. If the tires are wearing unevenly because they were not rotated, your vehicle could become difficult to handle as it begins pulling to one side of the road when driving at high speeds.

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