The Mystery Behind Mercedes-Benz Names Explained!

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would still smell as sweet” (Romeo and Juliet, Act 2, Scene 2). That’s all well and good for roses, Mr Shakespeare, but what about cars? And what about prestige cars? What about Mercedes-Benz?

This week, we are looking at what goes into a Mercedes-Benz name.


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!


Choose a licenced air conditioner repair service

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…)

Service your car for Easter

Easter is a great time for a road trip.

Many Melbournians love to hit the road and explore with the family over Easter. In all the hustle and bustle of preparations, it can be easy to forget about the car. (more…)

Managing allergies in the car

Managing allergies in the car

Did you know you can suffer from allergies even in the car?

The car recirculates air from outside the vehicle through the air conditioning and engine. So, if there’s hay fever or allergens in the air, everyone in your car could suffer symptoms.

Follow our easy tips to reduce your chances of suffering an allergic reaction in the car this year.


Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Wishing our customers a safe and festive holiday season!

Our Christmas and New Year  opening hours

We remain open as usual until Thursday 22 December.

We are closed from 12 noon on Friday 23 December until Monday 9 January.

It’s a good idea to get your car serviced before your summer road trip. So contact us today to book your car in for a service before the summer holidays.

We thank you for your business in 2016 and look forward to taking care of you and your car in 2017.