Category Archives: Canada

Jetta GLI and Golf R delayed

 

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VW voice command fix

Pair your iPad 2 over BT and use it as your RSE

Changing the battery on a VW key (3rd generation key 2009 and latter)

Keeping your navigation system up to date

How to keep your touch screen clean VW style!

Find a new use for your iPod adapter with MDI attachments

Engine heater now available for 2.0 CR TDI engine

VW is now offering dealer installed engine block heaters for 2008 and newer Jetta TDI sedan and Sportwagen. Prices will vary from dealer to dealer but expect to pay around $400 for the 2009-2010 models and $600 for the 2011 models.

Engine pre-heater 2.0 CR, Diesel engine, Manual Transmission.Simple and effective way to help ease cold weather starting of your Volkswagen model. Helps engine starting, and avoid extended idling in cold temperatures, by heating up your engine coolant.

The engine pre-heating system is supplied as a complete installation kit with heating element, fitting and connecting cable. It is connected to the power supply either directly or with a timer.

Vary operating period depending on the outside temperature:

-20c = 3.0 Hours
-10c = 2.0 Hours
– 5c = 1.5 Hours
0c = 1.0 Hour
Connects to standard GFI protected 120V electric plug. Use in conjunction with timer. Can be operated up to 3 to 4 hours prior to operating your vehicle.

 

Fist look: 2012 VW Eos

Golf R is coming to Canada!

Volkswagen of Canada has officially announced that the 2012 Golf R will be sold there as well. This is the first R to make it to Canada so this is HUGE news.