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We're here to help those on the front line of the COVID-19 crisis

We're here to help those on the front line of the COVID-19 crisis

If you work as a nurse or doctor in the healthcare industry, we are offering a free oil service and inspection for your vehicle. Your sacrifice is beyond any normal expectation and we want to help lift the burden of service to your vehicle. We can arrange pickup and dropoff for you as well. If you are otherwise engaged in helping during this crisis such as elder care or food delivery, we are offering you 20% off service to your vehicle as well. Please let us know how we can help

March 2020: COVID-19 Blog

March 2020: COVID-19 Blog

  UPDATE: June 2020  We are continuing to exercise caution wherever possible to keep ourselves and our customers safe. Here are some of the steps we are taking Daily sanitizing of all surfaces that staff and customers come into contact with Sanitation of all customer vehicles post-service Installation of Sneeze guards at our counter (coming this week) We are offering complimentary face masks to everyone Our lobby is open and we are asking customers to maintain 6 feet distance We have options for no-touch service, just ask for more details!     March 2020   Like you, we are monitoring the latest news about the Coronavirus. At this time automotive repair is considered essential and we will remain open but taking many actions to insure your safety. You can count on us at a time like this, especially if you need our help.   We are offering COMPLIMENTARY PICKUP & DELIVERY of your vehicle. Please note that if you request this service, we will d ... read more

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Automotive Innovations We Can Expect to See in the Next Decade

Automotive Innovations We Can Expect to See in the Next Decade

It is hard to predict the future, but scientists, engineers, and technicians have been slowly but surely been making headway in the automotive industry. You can expect to see major changes in the next decade. In the last thirty years, the automotive industry has made leaps and bounds, but in the next ten year, the automotive industry very well become revolutionized.  ¾ Autonomy: Imagine being chauffeured around, while you sit comfortably in the backseat, getting some work done. Imagine even the rate of drunk driving drastically lowering. Some say by 2030, you will be able to hail a driverless cab in New York.  Micro Ability: If you live in a metropolitan area, you are have seen the countless electric scooters and e-bikes whizzing around. This trend is likely to spread to other regions as well, along with smaller cars designed to complete trips of 15 miles and under.  Electric Vehicles: The future is electrifying, no pun intended. You can expect to see more and ... read more

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10 Safety Tips For Driving on Halloween

 10 Safety Tips For Driving on Halloween

Halloween Night is supposed to be full of terrors, but for all the right reasons -- spooky ghosts, creepy goblins, and manic monsters. The team at Dubwerx wants to make sure your night is festive and fun with no unwanted and dangerous scary surprises. Unfortunately, children are two times more likely to be killed in a traffic accident than any other night this year. Here are 10 safety tips for driving on Halloween:  Make sure to use your headlights, even in the daylight. You can see others on the road, and others can see you.  Eliminate all distractions, including your cellphone.  Turn the radio down. All your senses need to be firing on all cylinders, including your hearing.  Drive slower than the posted speed limit, especially in residential areas. With all that candy, children are bound to get excited.  Pay close attention at crosswalks or corners, and make sure to come to a complete stop at any stop signs.  Don’t pass cars parked in the str ... read more

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ASE-Certification and Vehicle Specific Training: What it Means for You

It can be a challenge to find an auto repair facility that can service your Audi, Volkswagen, and Porsche. Fortunately, it can be helpful to keep an eye out for a few things when looking for a facility: ASE-Certification and vehicle-specific training.  ASE stands for Automotive Service Excellence. Since 1972, the organization has focused their sights on continuing to stay on the cutting-edge of automotive technology. In order to become part of this organization, technicians need to obtain a certain amount of hours of work experience, along with passing a series of rigorous exams. When you consider an automotive facility, make sure the technicians are ASE-Certified. Our technicians possess an in-depth knowledge and understanding of vehicles.  Along with being ASE-Certified, our technicians are intimately familiar with Audi, Volkswagen, and Porsche vehicles, which means our service is precise and pinpointed to your make and model. They utilize OEM parts to ensure your Audi, V ... read more

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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Summer Heat

Just like how we need to prepare for summer -- breaking out the swimsuits, sunscreen, and everything in between -- we need to do the same for your vehicle. The rising temperatures can take a toll on your Audi, Volkswagen, and Porsche. However, the team at Dubwerx is here to ensure your vehicle is ready for whatever comes its way, including summertime fun.  Here is how to prepare your vehicle for the summer heat:  Let’ start with your tires. Your tires are one of the most critical components for the safety of you, your car, and your passengers. Worn or under-inflated tires can seriously impair your ability to handle and brake, which can lead to blow-outs. Also, the heat makes your vehicle wear down much more quickly.  Brakes are important too. Winter traffic is usually much slower than summer traffic, which means your brakes are generally working extra hard during the colder months and will need to inspected generally during summer time.  We can’t forge ... read more

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10 Reasons to Choose and Trust the Team at Dubwerx

Dubwerx is the independent specialists for the service and repair of Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen vehicles in Cincinnati, OH. We are trusted to handle both major and minor services for our clients throughout the community, as our honest and integritous approach to auto repair has won us many hearts.  Here are ten reasons to choose and trust the team at Dubwerx:  Because of their hands-on experience with Audi, Volkswagen, and Porsche vehicles, our team is intimately familiar with these brands, which means our service is precise and pinpointed to your make and model.  We offer an exceptional 3-year/36,000-mile warranty on every repair.  Our technicians utilize OEM parts to ensure your Audi, Volkswagen, or Porsche vehicle is repaired with only the finest and highest-quality parts.  Our team is ASE-Certified and has vehicle-specific training, which provides in-depth and knowledgeable service.  We have BBB Rating of A+ and are a Green Shop.  With o ... read more

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Importance of Preventative Maintenance for Porsche, Audi, and VW Vehicles

Your vehicle is one of the most significant investments you will make in your lifetime; most likely, second to only your home. At Dubwerx in Cincinnati, we can’t stress the necessity of preventive maintenance for your Porsche, Audi, and VW enough. You may be wondering why exactly is preventative so essential? Let’s break it down for you.  We are all taking steps in our daily life to avoid dangerous health conditions. For instance, we try to eat healthily, exercise for 30 minutes a day, and visit the doctor at least once a year for a check-up. All of those actions are examples of preventive maintenance for you and your body; you are taking measures designed to prolong your health and happiness while avoiding dangerous health conditions and subsequent treatments. The same goes for your vehicle.  Preventive maintenance performed by the specially-trained technicians at Dubwerx is the automotive equivalent of munching on a carrot, riding your bike, and visiting ... read more

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5 Ways to Show Your Car Some Love this Valentine’s Day

5 Ways to Show Your Car Some Love this Valentine’s Day

It’s easy to take our vehicles for granted, as we rely on every day to get us safely to and from our destination. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we think it is the perfect opportunity to show our appreciation and gratitude toward our trusty sidekicks. Just think, your car puts up with your brake-slamming, horn-honking, and even your out-of-pitch tunes… Your vehicle deserves a little TLC this holiday, and here are five ways to show your car some extra devotion: How about a detailing service or a car wash? Bring your vehicle to its version of a spa, and let all that grime and dirt accumulated from the winter wash away. Don’t forget about the interior, as your vehicle’s interior is prone to getting just as dirty as the outside. Practice excellent driving habits, such as going easy on the brakes and the gas pedal. Not only will your vehicle thank you, but you will find your fuel economy becoming much more efficient. Who doesn’t lov ... read more

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