Exposing Myths Associated with Volkswagen Repair


There are numerous myths regarding Volkswagen repair and service. It’s time to expose those myths and reveal the truth as it applies to the industry. Many of these myths have surfaced as a result of owners seeking money saving strategies. Believing or trusting myths to be true or accurate can lead your vehicle to malfunction or become damaged.


Here are some of the most commonly believed myths associated with Volkswagen service or repair.


  1. Your warranty will be canceled if you don’t have your Volkswagen repair or service isn’t performed at a dealership. You are not required to take your Volkswagen to the dealership for maintenance or repairs. You can utilize the services of any certified repair center to have your warranty honored and it will often cost less to do so.
  2. You can repair issues you encounter with your vehicle yourself. You can only make repairs on your vehicle if you are a certified mechanic. There are many videos out there that have vehicle owners feeling that they are qualified to service or repair their cars. This can lead to a variety of other issues and require you to spend more money once you take the vehicle to a certified repair center.
  3. Volkswagen repair and service are costly. You may be required to have certain parts imported, but most needed for repair are basic parts. The cost or repair and maintenance isn’t as costly as most perceive.


Owning and driving a Volkswagen delivers an experience that owners can enjoy. There are myths associated with the ownership of almost every make of vehicle. However, quality upkeep and maintaining the suggested service routines will make ownership more enjoyable.


Ottohaus of Charleston services and repairs Volkswagens. Our service and repair experts are professional and undergo continuous training to offer the most advanced and courteous service to all our customers.  Contact us today to schedule a service or maintenance appointment.