A/C Cool Fact

The first air conditioner in a car was introduced in 1939. The belt had to be removed at the end of the season to stop the air conditioner from running.
It's that time of year when your vehicles A/C is your best friend! That is of course if it's working properly. Here's some facts you should know about your Air Conditioning Service! 


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Should You Lease or Should You Buy a New Volkswagen?

Life is full of choices. And when it comes to driving home in a brand new Volkswagen, the big choice is: should you lease, or should you buy? We're here to tell you that while both certainly have their own advantages, both are overall great options. Especially because you'll be driving a new Volkswagen in Kennesaw.

So... should you lease, or should you buy?

The advantages of buying a new Volkswagen boils down to this... you own it! That means you can drive as much as you want, because there aren't any mileage limits. And you are…

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Spring Maintenance Tips for Your Volkswagen

Let's be honest, spring in Kennesaw isn't so unlike winter in Kennesaw. When our friends up north are dealing with snow storms and blizzards, we're mostly still enjoying the sun. Even so, as seasons change, it's a good idea to bring your Volkswagen in for maintenance. Here are some spring maintenance tips from Jim Ellis Volkswagen of Kennesaw:

  • Get a routine oil and filter change! Not only do oil changes clean dirt and debris from your engine, but it also improves your fuel efficiency. That's helpful for your long spring drives.
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How Much Do You Know About Memorial Day?

How much do you know about Memorial Day?

Here are the basics: Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day, was a day set aside in May for decorating the graves of soldiers who died during the Civil War. After World War I, Memorial Day became a day to honor American military members who had died in all wars, not just the Civil War.

Jim Ellis Automotive Group Proudly Supports First Responders

Join us as we pay tribute to law enforcement, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and all others who sacrifice to keep our local communities secure. It's a wonderful opportunity for our organization to partner with valuable customers like you, and to give back to those who make our safety a top priority. 
As a token of our appreciation for all you do, we are proud to offer qualifying first responders (including retired first responders) special discounts on vehicle purchases, parts and service. Take advantage of the following savings all year long!

Why Distracted Driving Is So Dangerous

Recently the Atlanta-area news has been plagued with stories of loss of life in motor-vehicle accidents. At Jim Ellis Automotive, our thoughts and prayers go out to the families that have been personally affected by the loss of loved ones in motor-vehicle accidents. Distracted driving is a serious and growing problem. But it’s one completely within our power to stop. Remember, it’s not just your life on the line when you get behind the wheel.

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IIHS TOP SAFETY PICKS Abound for 2017 Volkswagen Models

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has been around a while. When it comes to helping those in the market for a vehicle of stellar safety quality navigate its vicissitudes to determine the systems that best suit them, the IIHS is the authority. So when the service names six of one's 2017 vehicle offerings as TOP SAFETY PICKS for the model year, as it did for Volkswagen, it's a testament to an automaker's commitment to helping ensure a more secure ride.

And deliver praise, the IIHS did, for 2017 Volkswagen Golf 4-door, Golf Alltrack, Golf GTI…

Emerging Autonomous Driving Segment to See Volkswagen I.D. CROZZ Electric Crossover in 2020

Since the advent of driver-assist tech, autonomous driving research and development has taken off. A revolution in electric vehicles is already following. And we at Jim Ellis Volkswagen of Kennesaw can't wait to be a part of the future. It's sure to include a fleet of new Volkswagen EV models if the electric crossover utility vehicle we saw at the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show is any indication.

Slated for full production beginning in 2020, the Volkswagen I.D. CROZZ already looks preliminarily set to go far beyond its SUV-styling-meets-coupe-elegance blend. Under the EV's sharp hood and...

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