About Your Car

Do you drive a Volkswagen? Here, you’ll find useful facts and important customer information about your car.

Information on Older Volkswagen Models

Golf, Polo, Passat and many more models: We have compiled highlights, technical data and equipment variations of our vehicle portfolio. You can also access information on service intervals as well as tyre and rim sizes for your model.

Customer information

We inform you about important and current topics concerning your Volkswagen.

  • A VW service employee checks the tyres of a Volkswagen – wheel knowledge

    Wheel knowledge

    What is the minimum tread depth? How do you mount snow chains and what does 205 55 R 16 mean? The topics of tyres and rims often raise questions. On this page, you’ll find the answers as well as relevant basic information.

  • A VW service employee checks the oil level of a Volkswagen – oil knowledge

    Oil knowledge

    If you want to find out more about your engine oil, you’re in the right place. We explain what 5W-30 on the bottle means, how to correctly measure the oil level and much more. You can also learn about our Oil Service.

  • Detailed shot of a VW brake disc – brake knowledge

    Brake knowledge

    This page contains information on what components are involved in your braking system, when the system needs to be changed, and what you can do when you see signs of early wear.