Monthly Archives: January 2017

USING YOUR SMARTPHONE WITH AUDI VEHICLES

USING YOUR SMARTPHONE WITH AUDI VEHICLES

As one of the premier Audi repair shops in the greater Tampa area, we can service and fix almost any problem you might be having. But sometimes, the problem isn’t so much a mechanical failure as it is the frustration of not being able to figure out the often complex infotainment systems that luxury vehicles today come with. There are many different approaches, but with the latest vehicles, Audi has made it simple to use either Android Auto or Apple CarPlay, systems that take advantage of the smartphones consumers are already used to using, with familiar apps, menus and functionality. Setting up your phone to work with this system is fairly quick and easy: Prepare your car. To pair your phone and activate either Android Auto or Apple CarPlay, your car will need to be, and parked. Neither you nor a passenger will not be able to a ... read more

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PREPPING FOR EXTREME WEATHER

PREPPING FOR EXTREME WEATHER

Just because we aren’t likely to see snow in Tampa, Fl doesn’t mean your Audi won’t encounter any harsh environmental conditions. Maybe you plan to drive north to visit relatives or take advantage of snowy climates and activities. Or maybe you just know that when summer hits and the temperatures start kissing the triple-digits, you’ll need to take steps to keep your car running at peak performance. Here are a few things to keep in mind when dealing with extreme weather conditions — hot or cold — to ensure your Audi is always performing at its highest levels. 1. Keep the battery charged. Cold weather can put a strain on your Audi’s battery, with heaters blasting, lights going, windshield wipers running, to name a few, all operating at the same time. And in the summer, it’s the same systems, just with the air conditioning instead of the heat. Running all these systems can put a strain on your battery, and could leave you stranded when you need it most. It is a good idea to ... read more

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