Category Archives: Auto Repair

TDI Service: Keep your TDI Reliable and Healthy at Dr. Dan’s

We have noticed that many VW TDI’s are not getting the maintenance they require, leading to expensive repairs and breakdowns. Timing belt intervals:  This can be a complicated subject, since VW’s recommended interval has changed many times over the course … Continue reading

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Sprinter and Liberty CRD Service

Dr. Dan’s is your local specialist for Sprinter and Jeep CRD service and repairs! Owners of Dodge/Mercedes Sprinter vans and Jeep Liberty CRD’s know that finding someone competent to work on their vehicle without spending a fortune can be a … Continue reading

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TDI Tech: Life After 100 (Thousand) — Part One

As time goes on, our TDIs that were once shiny new cars are now beginning to age and accumulate miles. Many of our customers have over 100,000 miles on their TDIs, quite a few have over 200,000, and a handful … Continue reading

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MkV Jetta TDI DSG Transmission Service: Every 40k!

As a conscientious, caring TDI owner, you’re religious about having your engine oil changed every 5,000 miles (with proper diesel-rated 5W40 synthetic or 505.01 PD oil, of course!), having the timing belt replaced on schedule, and keeping up with filter … Continue reading

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Can you use biodiesel in the new low-emission diesel vehicles??

This is a question we get asked nearly every day. The answer is… YES, but you have to be careful and smart about it and take certain precautions that were not necessary with older vehicles. Read on to learn more! … Continue reading

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TDI Service: Keep your TDI Reliable and Healthy at Dr. Dan’s

Greetings from Dr. Dan’s – We have noticed that many VW TDI’s are not getting the maintenance they require, leading to expensive repairs and breakdowns. TDI timing belts must be replaced on time or very expensive damage can occur when … Continue reading

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