Volkswagen Check Engine Light Diagnosis Service

Check Engine Light Diagnosis at Germain Volkswagen

Many people have had the experience of driving down the road and there seem to be no mechanical issues when the check engine light suddenly comes on. It can be alarming at first, but this feature doesn't only signify major issues with your engine. The check engine light can illuminate for numerous reasons, from something as simplistic as a loose gas cap to severe technical issues with the transmission. It's advisable to have a diagnostic as quickly as possible to determine what requires attention under the hood. Germain Volkswagen of the Columbus, Ohio area has experienced automotive technicians that can diagnose your check engine light and see if there is a serious problem. If the light is flashing, this is an indication you may have cylinder misfire issues, and this definitely needs attention. It is a simple service that can be performed in little time, so it may be worth it to avoid larger problems.


An Inexpensive Diagnostic Service for Your Volkswagen

Inside your vehicle's computer is a diagnostic system that helps to monitor vehicle operations. The purpose of the check engine light is to monitor emissions from your vehicle. It can also indicate more serious mechanical problems. The ignition, fuel, and emission systems are linked to this light, and there could be a serious issue. Experienced technicians will be able to diagnose and advise you on what repairs may be needed. Having this diagnostic test is advisable as soon as possible if the light is solid or flashing.

Neglecting This Service May Be Costly

Many issues could trigger the check engine light. Something as simple as a loose gas cap could activate the light. Or it could be more complex like an engine vacuum leak, faulty oxygen sensor, or a bad spark plug/ignition coil. Without proper diagnostics, whatever the cause is for the light turning on may worsen in time and turn into more expensive repairs or make your vehicle inoperable. To avoid this situation, a check engine light diagnostic service is advisable.

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Germain Volkswagen of Columbus

1495 Auto Mall Dr
Directions Columbus, OH 43228

  • Sales: 614-398-2639
  • Service: 614-398-2639

Service Hours

  • Monday 7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Tuesday 7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Wednesday 7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Thursday 7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Friday 7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed

Quality Volkswagen Care in Columbus, OH

Give us a call or schedule an appointment online at Germain Volkswagen of Columbus, OH. We also serve Grove City, Hilliard, West Jefferson, and Dublin, OH. If you have noticed the check engine light activating, getting a diagnosis can alert you to a potential problem that can be addressed early on. We have professionally trained technicians who have years of experience diagnosing and finding problems that may not be readily apparent. If you have had a check engine light or any other repair or maintenance issue, we would be happy to help. We look forward to seeing you.

Complimentary Dealership Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Children's Play Area
  • Parts & Gear Boutique
  • Complimentary Beverage & Coffee Bar
  • Complimentary Snacks
  • Comfortable Waiting Area
  • State-of-the-Art Facility
  • Extended Hours
  • Saturday Service Hours
  • Fresh Baked Cookies
  • Flat Screen TVs

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