What is Good Mileage on a Used Car?

December 4th, 2018 by
Cars of multiple makes and models parked in a row outside

If you’re shopping for a used car, mileage matters. It used to be a vehicle with over 100,000 miles wasn’t worth buying. However, depending on its repair and maintenance history, that’s not always the case. Find out how condition, location, and usage influence your used car buying decision at The Autobarn Volkswagen of Mt. Prospect near Des Plaines. Used CarsLow-Mileage Used…

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How Often Should You Change Your Oil?

December 3rd, 2018 by
Oil Draining from Car

Regular oil replacement is an important part of any vehicle’s recommended maintenance schedule, but unless you’ve had the chance to talk with the experts, you may be in the dark about how often you should change your oil! In years past, many drivers were told that oil should be replaced every 3,000 miles, but this…

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What’s the Volkswagen Atlas Towing Capacity?

November 25th, 2018 by
2019 VW Atlas Towing a Trailer

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity proves that it’s more than just an SUV with great fuel economy, safety features, and interior features. Able to tow up to 5,000 pounds, the Atlas is ready for a small camper or boat for your next weekend away from Chicago. Explore more of the VW Atlas performance and…

How to Winterize Your Car

October 16th, 2018 by
Cars driving on a snowy road while it snows

The winter season can bring along a lot of joy to the Glenview area with holiday celebrations, magical light displays, and hot cocoa — but it also brings some new responsibilities for your car. You should winterize your car before the temperatures drop and snow begins to fall to better avoid flat tires, dead batteries,…

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Which Mount Prospect Restaurants Serve the Best Pizza?

Hand Tossed Pepperoni Pizza with One Slice Cut

It’s no secret that people in Chicago and the Chicagoland area take pizza very seriously. There’s a long-standing debate about which is better, deep dish or thin crust, and many people have strong opinions. Regardless of your crust preference, there are plenty of places to grab a delicious slice at these favorite Mount Prospect restaurants…

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How to Buy a Used Car

September 24th, 2018 by
Couple buying a car from a salesman at a dealership

Shop for Used Vehicles If you’re a Chicago driver shopping for a pre-owned vehicle, are you wondering where you should start? At The Autobarn Volkswagen of Mt. Prospect, we want to make sure you have a positive experience, so we’ve created this step-by-step used car buying guide. 1. Know Your Budget Before you visit your local dealership, the first step…

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7 Tips to Becoming a More Fuel-Efficient Driver

September 24th, 2018 by
Person pumping gas into a car

If you’re regularly filling up your gas tank in Chicago, you’re likely feeling the effects of ever-changing gas prices. By becoming a more fuel-efficient driver, you not only save money at the pump, but your drives become more environmentally friendly as well. With these seven tips, you can improve your vehicle’s fuel efficiency. 7 Ways…

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Free Things to Do in Mount Prospect

RecPlex Building Outside

The Village of Mount Prospect offers wide variety of free activities, including options for families or individuals. From the Mount Prospect Library to the RecPlex on Dempster St., there’s something for everyone. Find out more today! More to do in Chicagoland Mount Prospect Library A popular destination for kids of all ages, the Mt. Prospect…

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Honda vs. Volkswagen

2018 Volkswagen Atlas side view

New Volkswagen Inventory Honda and Volkswagen are both popular options for Chicago car shoppers, as both brands emphasize technology, reliability, and an approachable price point. However, Volkswagen vehicles come out ahead in many key areas. Explore these Volkswagen vs. Honda comparisons to find out which model you should pick. Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot In…

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What Do You Need to Bring When Buying a Car?

2018 Volkswagen Passat Exterior

New Vehicles Buying from a dealership can be an exciting experience! You arrive on the lot, tour the shiny showroom, test drive your favorite models, and then hopefully drive home in your dream car a short time later. Of course, you’ll first need to be aware of what to bring when buying a new Jetta…

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