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Have Peace of Mind By Protecting Your Leased Volkswagen Against Excess Wear and Tear

Friday, October 28th, 2016
What Is Covered Under VW Lease Excess Wear Protection?

What Is Covered Under VW Lease Excess Wear Protection?

Leasing is a great option for drivers to take home a brand new car while paying lower monthly payments and not having to stay committed to the vehicle for a long period of time. That being said, some drivers shy away from leases due to the excess wear charges a leased vehicle can incur. We want to put your mind at ease by showing you what is covered under the VW Excess Wear Protection plan.

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An Extensive Limited Warranty Makes Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles a Smart Buy

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
Is the Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned Warranty Worth It?

Is the Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned Warranty Worth It?

When shopping around for a used vehicle, in some ways, you have even more options available to you than you might when looking for a brand new car. You have all sorts of vehicle types, model years and features to choose from. That said, the warranty that comes with Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen models may sway your decision. Here is why it’s worth it to choose a Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen over other options.

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Numerous 2017 VW Vehicles Receive 5-Star Safety Ratings From the NHTSA

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
What Are the Safest 2017 Volkswagen Models?

What Are the Safest 2017 Volkswagen Models?

You might be interested in¬†buying or leasing a new Volkswagen, but if you’re someone with a family, chances are you are also interested in getting a vehicle that is safe. Thankfully, all of our VW vehicles provide superb safety features, though some models do stand out as top performers in this area. So, what are the safest 2017 Volkswagen models? Let’s find out.

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Tips for Keeping Your Pets Cool While Traveling in the Car

Monday, August 22nd, 2016
How to Keep Pets Cool in the Car for Traveling in the Summer

How to Keep Pets Cool in the Car for Traveling in the Summer

The summer months can get awfully warm here in the Charleston SC area. Not only does this make things uncomfortable for you, but it can also make things uncomfortable for your pets. If you’re someone who enjoys traveling with their dog in the back seat, you’ll want to know how to keep pets cool in the car for traveling in the summer months.

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Common Causes of an Overheating Car Engine

Monday, July 25th, 2016
How to Troubleshoot an Overheating Car Engine

How to Troubleshoot an Overheating Car Engine

Having your vehicle overheat can be a serious problem, especially if you are far from home on a vacation or road trip. That’s why learning how to troubleshoot an overheating car engine can be beneficial to finding the problem, fixing it and getting you safely back on the road.

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Steps to Take After An Accident to Get Your Car Repaired

Friday, June 17th, 2016
How to Get Your Car Fixed After An Accident

How to Get Your Car Fixed After An Accident

If you’ve recently been in a car accident, you no doubt know that it can be a troubling experience. In addition to any of the emotional or physical effects the accident has had on you, you’re probably left to wonder how to get your car fixed after an accident. But by choosing the right auto body team and following our helpful guide down below, you’ll be able to get your vehicle back in safe and optimal condition in no time at all.

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These Are Our Top Picks for the Best Volkswagen Vehicle Options for Recent College Graduates

Monday, May 16th, 2016
recent college graduates driving in a new volkswagen jetta

Best Volkswagen Models for Recent College Graduates

With many students graduating from college this month, we decided we wanted to help them get started on their next adventure in life. A big part of taking that next step is getting a reliable new car for their new job. You’ll find plenty of options here at Stokes Volkswagen, which is why we’ve put together our picks for the best Volkswagen models for recent college graduates.

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Explore the Benefits of Buying Your Volkswagen New or Used

Thursday, March 17th, 2016
getting the keys to a new or used volkswagen

Should You Buy a New or Used Volkswagen?

So, you’re in the market for a vehicle and you’re looking at getting a top quality VW. Before you start the process of narrowing down your choices, however, you have one question to answer: should you buy a new or used Volkswagen?

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The VW Tiguan and Touareg Stand Out In Their Respective Segments for Towing Capacity

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
Which Volkswagen Models Can Tow

Which Volkswagen Models Can Tow?

Not every driver needs to tow a trailer. For many, the impressive cargo space of the Golf hatchback is enough for their cargo-hauling needs. Others, however, may have some more heavy duty cargo-carrying needs to take care of, which is why we’re here to show you which Volkswagen models can tow and how these towing capacities compare to the competition.

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How Much Gas Does Your Car Use to Charge Your Smartphone?

Monday, February 8th, 2016
Does Charging Your Phone In Your Car Waste Gas?

Does Charging Your Phone In Your Car Waste Gas?

Who doesn’t love the technology of a smartphone? It gives you immediate access to all of the contacts, music and information you could want at any time and anywhere. Of course, these devices don’t always have a stellar battery life, meaning that your vehicle often becomes a quick and easy way to charge on the go. But while charging your phone on the highway, you may wonder: does charging your phone in your car waste gas?

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