Scheduled Maintenance = Fuel Economy

Fuel

As the effects of the rising fuel price are being felt daily, it’s important to understand why scheduled maintenance is more important than ever. Services carried out with quality parts can pull on the pocket strings, especially if the service needed is more expensive than you originally anticipated but rest assured there is good reason […]

Is your vehicle running rich?

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When your vehicle runs rich it means that the engine is receiving too much fuel and not enough air. This can cause a high fuel bill as well as damage to some parts, for example the catalytic converter. Some of the Cause may be: 1. A MAF sensor that is faulty. This sensor calculates the […]

9 Ways to keep your vehicle happy

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1. Look after your battery If you don’t use your vehicle for an extended period of time, your vehicle’s battery will degrade and go flat. Use a trickle charger when the vehicle is in the garage for a period of time or a battery conditioner if it appears to hold less charge than usual. Try […]

12 Do’s and Don’ts For Car Owners

Car Maintenance Tips

Modern cars are complex machines and it’s normal for components to wear out with use. If you use your car carefully, it will give you good performance throughout its life. Rough use will reduce performance and increase your trips to the garage. These tips will save you money and help you get the most out […]

Overheating engine: Why it happens and what to do when it happens.

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Overheating engines can and do happen, and the damage can be permanent if the right precautions and actions aren’t taken. Engines that run too hot can cause damage and ruin your journey. Vag Spec Randburg is here to help you understand why engines overheat, plus, possible actions to take if your vehicle begins overheating while […]

What is a Clutch Kit?

Clutch Kit

A clutch kit is a group of manual transmission parts that are either purchased as a unit or assembled piecemeal. When bought together, a clutch kit will usually consist of a pressure plate, clutch disc, and a release bearing. In certain applications, a pilot bearing will be included. Some manual transmissions are designed so that the release bearing […]

Turbo Failure: Causes and Symptoms

Turbo Failure

What causes Turbo failure and the symptoms that you should be looking out for. How does a turbo work? For a car engine to produce power that drives the wheels, it combines fuel and air. Turbos add more air into the mixture by using the exhaust to spin an air pump (or compressor). The air […]

The “Right To Repair” is now yours

Right2Repair Vagspec Centre

The VAG SPEC CENTRE GROUP is perfectly aligned to service customers under the new Right2Repair campaign. We have been ready for this for a very long time. VAG Spec not only offers highly trained technicians with years of experience in their respective fields but also excellent customer service as well as state of the art diagnostic […]

VAGSpec Centre George is opening soon!!

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We are very proud and excited to inform all Vw and Audi owners that we will be opening a new VAGSpec branch in the Garden Route in a couple of months. Keep on following us for updates on this exciting development.          

VAGSpec Centre George is opening soon!!

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We are very proud and excited to inform all Vw and Audi owners that we will be opening a new VAGSpec branch in the Garden Route in a couple of months. Keep on following us for updates on this exciting development.