Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

How Can I Get My Vehicle Ready for Winter?

Friday, September 11th, 2020
small red toy car in snow

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for the Winter Season

Living in the Midwest, we know that winter ends up being one of the longest seasons. However, while other Midwestern states may have their winters starting in November, here in Nebraska, it tends to start early. That means we need to start preparing our vehicles for the new season. In this blog post, we will be sharing with you tips on how to prepare your vehicle for the winter season.


Where Can I Get My Tires Rotated in Lincoln, NE?

Thursday, May 14th, 2020
two rows of tires standing up staggered in toward each other

Tire Rotation Service at Schworer Volkswagen in Lincoln, NE

Our vehicles have many parts that keep it running smoothly and efficiently. However, to make sure they keep running smoothly we need to get them fixed, replaced, or refilled every few months or years. These services include oil changes, brake replacement, and transmission flushes. Another service is tire rotation. Rotating your tires ensures that they last longer, and you save money. Here at Schworer Volkswagen in Lincoln, NE, we offer tire rotation services. Call us to schedule an appointment today or keep reading to learn more about tire rotations.


How do I change the battery in my dead Volkswagen key fob?

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport silver exterior driver side parked couple walking out of house

Changing the Battery in Your Volkswagen Key Fob

A few months ago we covered how to unlock and start your Volkswagen when the key fob battery is dead. Although this solution is good for when you don’t have a battery or the proper tools on hand, you’ll eventually need to change the battery. Luckily for you, we are here today to share a video on how to change the battery in your Volkswagen key fob after it has died. This video is short, simple, and easy to follow. We hope you enjoy this educational video!


How to clean leather seats in a Volkswagen?

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
Leather seats in a 2020 VW Tiguan

Properly Caring for Leather Upholstery

Having leather seats is great, especially so if you’re just experiencing them for the first time. Spilling something on your leather seats feels as terrible as getting them was brilliant. Will it stain? How do I clean them properly? Do I need a special soap?

Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.

Here’s how to clean leather seats in a Volkswagen.


What are some good gifts for car enthusiasts?

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
VW-brand gifts Christmas display

Volkswagen DriveGear has Gifts for Gearheads

Finding the right gift(s) for the grease monkeys in your life can be a major pain. We would know, we are car enthusiasts! However, Volkswagen has come to the rescue. Volkswagen DriveGear has VW memorabilia for cars and their drivers.

Here are some gifts for car enthusiasts.


How to unlock and start a Volkswagen with dead key FOB?

Monday, November 11th, 2019
orange vw tiguan parked outside a restaurant

Unlocking and Starting Your Volkswagen with a Dead FOB

Keyless entry and ignition are super great features. However, if your key FOB isn’t working for whatever reason, then the prospect of not being able to start or open your car is a scary one. But don’t worry, Volkswagen thought of this. They’ve included ways to make sure that you can always unlock and start your vehicle, even if your FOB’s battery is dead.

Here’s how to unlock and start a Volkswagen with a dead key FOB. (more…)

How do I reset the oil light in my 2019 Volkswagen Jetta?

Sunday, August 25th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Jetta drives through a desert.

How to Reset a 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Oil Light

If you’re a car-savvy individual, you may have taken care of an oil change or maintenance service on your 2019 Volkswagen Jetta yourself without the need for an auto shop. But afterwards, a new problem arises: how do you reset the oil or service light? (more…)

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have remote start?

Monday, June 10th, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta drives down a highway with the sun glowing outwards behind. Front/side angled view.

Remote Start Capability of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Remote Start capability- these days, it seems like everyone’s hankering for it. And with all the comfort and convenience it brings, who can blame them? By starting their engine remotely, drivers can allow their vehicle to heat or cool itself to a pleasant, comfortable temperature before they even step inside.

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is an excellent compact car applauded for, among other things, its great gas mileage, smooth ride quality, and comfortable seats. It also has plenty of exciting tech and features. Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have remote start? (more…)

Where can I find oil change coupons and discounts in Lincoln, NE?

Saturday, May 18th, 2019
A human hand pours oil from a red bottle into a thirsty engine.

Oil Change Coupon and Discounts in Lincoln, NE

Getting an oil change is necessary on a regular basis to keep your vehicle running smooth, healthy, and happy. But oil change costs can add up. Where can you find oil change coupons and discounts in Lincoln, NE? (more…)

What are the best Mother’s Day 2019 activities in Lincoln, NE?

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
A nice breakfast spread is fronted by a card that says, "Happy Mother's Day!"

Mother’s Day 2019 Activities in Lincoln, NE

Looking for a way to show your mom how much she means to you in Lincoln, but don’t know where to start? We’ve got some suggestions to help you out. Read on and check out a few of the interesting events going down for Mother’s Day in Lincoln this year. (more…)