Volkswagen Atlas Maintenance Schedule

2020 Volkswagen Atlas

Maintenance is an important aspect of vehicle ownership. After all, you spend a lot of time cruising the roads of Springfield, Callaway, and Panama City, FL.

To ensure you’ll be able to drive these roads safely for years to come, we’ve put together a Volkswagen Atlas maintenance schedule guide. You’ll learn the best times and mileage markers to service your vehicle, along with other maintenance tips.

To get started, continue reading the sections below and contact us at VW of Panama City with any questions!

VW Atlas Maintenance Tips

Volkswagen AtlasBefore we can dive into the specific maintenance required for your VW Atlas, let’s go over the basics of automotive maintenance schedules.

Maintenance schedules serve as an outline of the various services your vehicle will require throughout its lifespan. All vehicles come with maintenance schedules, and they provide an easy way to stay on top of your vehicles recommend service appointments.

Below, you will find some suggested mileage intervals, along with correlating service information. When each milestone approaches, be sure to contact our service center to schedule an appointment. We’re always happy to help!

Do keep in mind that these suggestions serve as a guideline. If you ever notice something is off with your vehicle, it’s crucial to get it checked out as soon as possible, regardless of your next milestone marker.

10,000 Miles

The first maintenance interval for the VW Atlas begins at 10,000 miles. Here are the suggested services for this beginning stage of maintenance:

  • Change engine oil filter
  • Change engine oil
  • Check the thickness and disc condition of front and rear brake pads

Oil Change

Even if these vehicle components are showing no signs of wear or damage, it’s still important to have both the engine and brake pads examined thoroughly by our maintenance department. These parts play a key role of the proper function of your vehicle. Without them, the potential for additional problems could occur.

20,000 Miles

Mechanic Working on EngineThe next marker in your VW Atlas maintenance schedule occurs at 20,000 miles. This interval includes all the above procedures along with these additional service suggestions:

  • Battery check
  • Check engine and engine compartment for coolant level and frost protection
  • Brake fluid check
  • Inspect brake system and shock absorbers for leaks and damage

Our service department has the staff and equipment needed to take care of all 20,000-mile service procedures. If your Atlas has reached 20,000 miles, don’t hesitate to set up your next appointment.

40,000 Miles

Congratulations for reaching 40,000 miles on your VW Atlas! Ensure it’ll be ready to go for the next 40,000 miles by scheduling an appointment for the following services:

  • Visually inspect the interior and exterior body of your vehicle for corrosion
  • Inspect coil springs and rubber buffer for any damage
  • Check tire pressure

Tire Pressure

Besides the above suggestions, the 40,000 mark is also a great time to inspect and test all aspects of your vehicle. The little things are just as important as the big ones. Even functions such as interior lighting and the steering wheel horn should be examined to ensure everything is working properly.

Schedule Your VW Atlas Maintenance Today

With the proper maintenance and care, your VW Atlas will be able to bring you many years of adventures through Springfield, Callaway, and Panama City.

Following this maintenance schedule and reserving a service appointment here at VW of Panama City is an excellent way to keep your vehicle in tip-top shape!

To schedule your next service appointment, head over to the appointment scheduler found here on our website and set something up today.

We look forward to assisting you!

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