Category Archives: Technology


How to use automatic climate control in your Volkswagen

Automatic climate control is one of the innovative new features you’ll find in some newer models. Volkswagen is one such brand that has gone above and beyond to include this feature in their models. Spearheading this feature is an important part of being an industry leader, which is why Volkswagen has not just this but other comfort and convenience features not found in other models. While the feature is pretty simple to use, it doesn’t hurt to check out a brief tutorial on how to use it. Take a look at the video below! Read the rest of this entry >>

A family using their mobile devices inside of a 2020 Volkswagen vehicle

How to use the Volkswagen Car-Net mobile app

Volkswagen is renowned by many as a premium automaker that offers the features found in luxury cars without the luxury car price tag. Here at Quirk Volkswagen in Manchester, we’re proud to offer a full lineup of Volkswagens in every shape and form. One of the perks you’ll find in your new Volkswagen includes the Car-Net mobile app, which can provide a wide range of functions at the convenience of your mobile phone. Check out how to use the app below! Read the rest of this entry >>


How to use the Volkswagen Park Assist feature

Sometimes it helps to have new-age technology in your vehicle. Back in the day, learning to parallel park could be the make or break moment for getting your driver’s license. While this is still an important park of getting your license, there is now some helpful technology that can do this for you: Park Assist. Available in select Volkswagen models, this feature makes it easy to parallel park. Check out the video below to learn how it works! Read the rest of this entry >>

White 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, exterior front/side view, parked in front of a brick building.

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have Apple CarPlay?

Using a smartphone in daily life has unleashed new realms of entertainment, practicality, and media access. It makes sense that people now want to be able to do all those same things conveniently through their vehicles. This can be accomplished through the implementation of infotainment App-Connect systems like Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™.

Though more vehicles are getting app-connect integration each year, it’s not on all of them (yet). Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta come with Apple CarPlay™ and/or Android Auto™? Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Atlas parked by a lifeguard hut.

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas have WiFi?

Does the Volkswagen Atlas have a WiFi Hotspot?

We’re more connected now than any other era in history. We can access whole library systems worth of information via a quick search of a database that fits in our pockets. We can say hello instantly to someone else on the other side of the planet. We can stream videos that once required whole rooms dedicated to viewing by simply hitting an icon. Our modern world is truly the age of information.

Or it is when you have a WiFi signal, at least.

Technology in cars has advanced just as quickly, to the point that some vehicles now have WiFi hotspots in them or will soon. So what about one of the best SUVs in its class, the Volkswagen Atlas?

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas have WiFi? Read the rest of this entry >>

A family using their mobile devices inside of a 2020 Volkswagen vehicle

Next-generation 2020 Volkswagen Car-Net updates

2020 Volkswagen Car-Net®  Relaunch and Updates

Volkswagen Car-Net® was one of our favorite features on the 2019 Volkswagen lineup. We were slightly disappointed that it wasn’t standard on every Volkswagen vehicle, but it was a feature that showed a lot of promise for the future. Now that Volkswagen has started releasing details for their 2020 model year, we were excited to see that Volkswagen has decided to relaunch Car-Net® with a whole host of new features and a focus on availability.

Let us walk you through some of our favorite next-generation 2020 Volkswagen Car-Net® updates. Read the rest of this entry >>


How to use Apple CarPlay in the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Although new technology is wonderful, it can be a chore to learn how it works. That’s where we come in! We want to make your life a little easier, so we’re going to walk through the steps to get you set up with Apple CarPlay in the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. Continue reading to get started as well as learn about some of the available features included with Apple CarPlay. Read the rest of this entry >>