Updating navigation system
Consult your dealer or call 1-800-DRIVE-VW for details.
In rare situations, some of your subscriptions might be kept as they are maintained by third parties.
That convenience comes at an unexpected price, as I recently discovered.
I recently bought a used car with all of the technology bells and whistles.
Thousands of new addresses have been added—businesses open and close all the time—and an outdated navigation system may not be able to find any of them. The Volkswagen navigation system depends upon signals from the worldwide Global Positioning Satellite network.
From what I can determine the companies behind factory-installed navigation systems normally update the maps every year or two, so staying current is an expensive proposition.Complete detailed mapping of lanes, roads, streets, toll roads, highways, etc., is not possible; therefore, you may encounter discrepancies between the mapping and your actual location.