Release of the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen Alltrack in US confirmed

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Golf SportWagen on Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:02 AM
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The Volkswagen Golf is known for its varying shapes, sizes and engine types, but overseas, there’s even more variety than here in the states. Due to its popularity in Europe, one of the Golf models is making its way over to the US next year. Volkswagen has recently confirmed that it is bringing the Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack to America. Read the rest of this entry »

Pairing your Jetta with Bluetooth

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology, Tips & Tricks, Volkswagen Jetta on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 11:25 AM
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How to connect Bluetooth to your car

The 2015 Volkswagen Jetta is one of the top-selling compact cars on the market for a reason. It features a comfortable interior, easy handling and advanced safety features. But the Jetta’s great qualities don’t end there. When you pair your Volkswagen Jetta with Bluetooth, you gain access to a selection of other services for added convenience and entertainments. Here at Three Rivers Volkswagen, we’re going to show you how to connect Bluetooth to your car, focusing primarily on the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta.

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How to create a car budget

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 at 10:46 AM
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Buying a car on a budget

Buying a new car? We know what that’s like. Sometimes it’s hard to know even where to begin your search. What most people don’t consider is before you get all starry-eyed looking at all of the cars you want, it’s most practical to set up a car budget. Your car budget is important because it really helps you narrow down your search. When you have a budget in mind, it’s much easier to figure out what’s in your price range. Here at Three Rivers Volkswagen, we’ll do you the service of giving you a run through on how to create a car budget. Read the rest of this entry »

Bosch fuel pump problems spark recall of 2015 Volkswagen Golf

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service, Volkswagen Golf on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 at 8:33 AM
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Over 6,000 models to be recalled due to faulty component

Following BMW and Nissan from a few weeks ago, Volkswagen has recalled some of their vehicles in order to replace Bosch-supplied fuel pumps. The problem arises from some of the pumps featuring a nickel plating that could flake off and cause problems with the part. In particular, Volkswagen has announced the recall of models of the 2015 Volkswagen Golf, Audi A3 and GTI. Read the rest of this entry »

Need new tires? We can help you save.

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service, Tips & Tricks on Friday, April 10th, 2015 at 4:26 PM
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New tire coupons Pittsburth PA

It’s that time of year when your life on the road starts to change a bit… the snow and ice have receded, potholes are in full bloom, and your tires may or may not be ready to take on another season. Today we’re going to give you some of our tips for determining whether your tires are in need of replacement, and more importantly tell you how you can save some money on a new set if they are! We’ve got your new tire coupons, Pittsburgh PA! Read on for details:   Read the rest of this entry »

How is the 2015 VW Golf different from the previous model?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Model Comparison, Volkswagen Golf on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 at 4:41 PM
Differences between 2014 VW Golf and 2015 VW Golf

2014 VW Golf vs 2015 VW Golf

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf has made a pretty dramatic entrance on the scene this past year, scooping up top industry honors like Motor Trend’s Car of the Year and Green Car Reports’ Best Car to Buy, and earning spots on big name lists like Car and Driver’s 10Best. So what’s getting the redesigned model so much attention from the experts? Today we’ll go over how far this hatch has come in just a year by going over some of the key differences between the 2014 VW vs 2015 VW Golf. It was a great car to begin with, but now it’s even better!   Read the rest of this entry »

News from NYIAS: New Concepts for the Beetle

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Volkswagen on Friday, April 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 AM
2015 New York Auto Show Beetle Concepts

Is there a Pink VW Beetle?

The New York Auto Show is always an exciting time for the automotive world, and one of the best parts of the show is always checking out the concept vehicles that various automakers come out with. Whether or not these innovative and intriguing vehicles ever make it to the production line, they often do a great job of representing the future of a model or a brand and where things are headed next. And that’s exciting! Today we’ll take a look at four Beetle concepts that’ll be on display at the show in New York this week. Is there a Pink VW Beetle? There might be one soon… Read the rest of this entry »

Check out the latest version of the Golf Sportwagen

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Golf SportWagen on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 at 2:49 PM
All Wheel Drive Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen

Does the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen come in AWD?

You may recall that recently the Jetta Sportwagen has been replaced by a similar model called the Golf Sportwagen. If you’re a fan of the current Golf Sportwagen, you might have a few questions in mind when considering the model. For example, Does the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen come in AWD? All-wheel drive is a capability that a lot of us look for in a vehicle here in the Pittsburgh area where winters can be quite harsh. As for whether you can get it on a Golf Sportwagen, well… We’ve got good news, and bad news that’ll only turn into good news: Read the rest of this entry »

What to ask when buying a used car

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Thursday, March 19th, 2015 at 7:06 AM
What to ask a car seller

If you’re in the market for a pre-owned vehicle here in the Pittsburgh area, you know you’ve got a lot of options. From dealerships like ours with a huge selection of used cars, trucks, SUVs, and other vehicles, to private listings on popular classified ad sites, there’s a good chance you’ll find something that fits your needs and budget. Once you do, though, making sure it’s all it’s cracked up to be is up to you; Specifically, the questions you ask. If you want some tips for what to ask when buying a used car, here are some of our top suggestions: Read the rest of this entry »

Let’s hunt for eggs!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at 1:04 PM
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2015 Easter Egg Hunts Pittsburgh PA

Even if Easter, as a holiday, is relatively low on your favorites totem, you’ve got to admit it feels good to get out there and enjoy the long-awaited spring weather, and nothing quite rings that in like kids running around getting their nice Easter outfits dirty, brightly colored jelly beans, and of course, a proliferation of rabbits (live and hopping or molded in chocolate; both are pretty good). If you want to get the family out to one or more 2015 Easter Egg Hunts in Pittsburgh PA this year, we’ve got a little line-up of options for you that we hope will give you a start on your plans. Read the rest of this entry »