Last August, we wrote about BMW and the Takata airbag recall. But it’s not just BMW that has been affected by the Takata airbag recall. As of early March, over 4 million vehicles in Australia have been recalled, including Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Skoda, Toyota, Holden and more. (more…)
As the weather starts to heat up, a number of our clients come in asking to have their cars air conditioning regassed. When they first bought their car, they tell us, its air conditioning was positively Antarctic. Now, it is more like the desert wind after which their VW was named. (more…)
The Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) has over 5,000 members and accredit over 50,000 automotive repairers, service people, retailers and mechanics in Melbourne and throughout Victoria. At Volks Affair, we encourage clients only to use VACC member service centres. As one of VACC’s members in Melbourne, we know first-hand the benefits of being a part of this industry body.
VW, Audi, BMW and Mercedes Benz Heater Problems – Service Tips and Tricks from Melbourne’s specialist car service mechanics
It’s getting colder! We’re using our car heaters more and we imagine you are too. It is the season to stay toasty but what do you do if your heaters are under-performing? At Volks Affair, Melbourne’s German car service specialists, we have written down three common heater problems to keep you warm this winter!
Car overheating and don’t know what to do? Our experts explain what to do if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation. (more…)
Licensed air conditioning repair
Your car air conditioning can mean the difference between pleasant drive and cruising across town sweltering in the heat. So, it’s important to keep your car air conditioning in top shape to keep it running smoothly during the hot Australian summers. Even on sunny winter days your car can heat up and a few minutes of air conditioning will save the day. (more…)