What is the Volkswagen Maintenance Schedule?

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Keeping up with your Chicago Volkswagen maintenance schedule is crucial to best caring for your vehicle. This is why our service center at Volkswagen of Orland Park has put together a guide to help you learn more about Volkswagen maintenance schedules, OEM parts, and more. While the maintenance schedule may differ from model to model, there is a general guideline you can follow. Check out our guide online today!

Initial 10K Miles

Your Volkswagen will need key systems inspected after the first 10,000 miles. This includes oil levels and tires. Other recommended Volkswagen maintenance services at this mile marker include:

  • Oil and oil filter replacement 
  • Tire rotation 
  • Airbag system inspection 
  • AdBlue fluid check 
  • Wiper blade inspection 
  • Headlight cleaning system inspection 

20K, 60K, & 100K Miles 

No matter whether you’re traveled 20,000, 60,000, or 100,000 miles, your vehicle will need specific maintenance on important parts to ensure your safety when traveling outside of Joliet. In addition to all 10,000-mile services listed above, you’ll want to also complete the following:

  • Battery inspection 
  • Tire inspection 
  • Brake system inspection 
  • Fuel filter replacement 
  • Dust and pollen filter replacement 
  • Tire filler bottle expiration date check 

30K, 50K, 70K, 90K, & 110K Miles

At these milestones, you’ll want to complete a brake disc inspection, brake and clutch unit fluid change, and all of the 10,000-mile services as well.

40K, 80K, & 120K Miles

As you get into the higher mileage marks, you’ll need to ensure each aspect of your vehicle is checked. Much like the above milestones, you’ll want to complete the 10,000-mile services plus:


  • Tires
  • Battery 
  • Brakes 
  • Coolant 
  • Engine 
  • Exhaust 
  • Electrical components 
  • Underbody sealant 
  • CV joints 

Other services: 

  • Fuel filter replacement 
  • Dust and pollen filter replacement 
  • DSG transmission fluid and filter change 
  • Tire filler bottle expiration date check
  • Tire filler bottle replacement in the mobility kit 

Schedule Volkswagen Maintenance at Volkswagen of Orland Park! 

When your vehicle is due for service, schedule an appointment with our team at Volkswagen of Orland Park near Tinley Park and Joliet. We can inspect your vehicle, diagnose the issue, and have your vehicle repaired to get you back on the road in no time. Contact our team today to learn more about your Volkswagen maintenance plan, the Volkswagen Jetta maintenance cost, and much more.

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