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Car service at Garage Reusser

Reliable and professional all-round service for your vehicle

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Replacement car


Do you need a replacement car during your service or repair appointment? We will be happy to provide you with a replacement car.


We look forward to your visit to one of the three locations in Oberwinterthur, Winterthur-Seen and Hettlingen.


For a hundred years we have been helping our customers navigate traffic safely and comfortably. We advise honestly, transparently and always in the interests of our customers. Our goal is to complete high-quality work while you can rely on our deadlines.



To our 100% satisfaction and all-round great joy, our contact with the seller Mr. Hotz of Garage Reusser AG in Winterthur went well. Very friendly, absolutely correct and completely competent, he accompanied us from A to Z, starting with the warm welcome, the adequate advice and then the possibility of two short test drives, to the speedy and super professional handling of the purchase. Highly recommended to everyone at any time! 

Kurt F

What is checked during a car service?

  • Engine oil and filters: Replacement and inspection for optimal lubrication of the VW engine.

  • Brakes: Check the brake pads, brake discs and brake fluid for safety in your vehicle.

  • Tires: Check tire tread and air pressure and replace if necessary.

  • Lighting system: Functional test of the headlights, brake lights and indicators in your VW.

  • Battery: Checking the condition and capacity for reliable starting.

  • Cooling system: Check the coolant and hoses to avoid overheating. 

  • Air filter: Filter replacement for optimal air supply to the VW engine.

  • Steering and suspension: Inspection for precise steering and stable driving behavior.

  • Electrical systems: Functional testing of electrical components such as the battery and spark plugs in your Volkswagen vehicle.

  • Fluid levels: Checking and topping up coolant and windshield washer fluid.

  • Vehicle diagnostics: Troubleshooting using diagnostic equipment to identify problems.

  • General inspection: Visual inspection of windshield wipers, windows, belts and seats in your VW.

Why regular car service is important


Regular services on your Volkswagen ensure that all safety systems such as brakes and tires work properly, thereby reducing the risk of accidents. 


Regular maintenance allows potential problems with your VW to be identified and resolved early, thereby preventing unexpected breakdowns and expensive repairs.

Performance and efficiency

Well-maintained Volkswagens drive more efficiently and use less fuel, which is good for both the environment and your wallet.

Preservation of value

A seamless service history increases the resale value of the vehicle, as a well-maintained Volkswagen gains the trust of potential buyers.


  • What is car service and why is it important?
    A car service is routine maintenance carried out on a vehicle to ensure that it is working properly. During a car service, various components of the vehicle are checked, maintained and, if necessary, repaired. Regular car servicing is important to ensure the safety and reliability of the vehicle. Regular servicing allows potential problems to be identified and rectified at an early stage, which can prevent expensive repairs and safety risks.
  • Why is regular car service important for the safety and reliability of the vehicle?
    Regular car servicing is crucial for the safety and reliability of your vehicle. Regular servicing identifies and fixes potential problems in good time, increasing safety on the road and avoiding expensive repairs. Well-maintained vehicles are more reliable and last longer. Invest in regular car servicing to keep your vehicle in optimal shape and avoid unpleasant surprises.
  • What is checked at a car service?
    A car service includes basic maintenance and inspection of important vehicle components. This includes changing the engine oil and filter, checking the brakes, tires and lights, testing the battery and checking fluids. These checks ensure the proper functioning and safety of the vehicle in general.
  • Why is regular air conditioning service important for my vehicle?
    A regular air conditioning service should be carried out in accordance with the vehicle manufacturer's recommendations. It is recommended to have the air conditioning system serviced every two years or every 30,000 kilometers, whichever comes first. By regularly servicing and maintaining your air conditioning system, you can extend its service life and significantly improve the driving experience and comfort while driving.
  • How often should a car be serviced?
    The frequency of vehicle maintenance depends on various factors, such as the vehicle type, age and mileage. Most manufacturers recommend an inspection after one to two years or after 15,000 to 30,000 kilometers driven. It is advisable to follow the recommendations of the vehicle manufacturer or an experienced mechanic to determine the optimum maintenance intervals for your vehicle.
  • What happens if I neglect regular maintenance on my vehicle?
    Neglecting regular maintenance can lead to various problems. Wearing parts can fail prematurely, leading to expensive repairs. The safety of the vehicle can be compromised as potential problems are not detected in time. In addition, neglecting maintenance can increase fuel consumption and shorten the life of the engine. It is advisable not to neglect regular car servicing to keep your vehicle in optimum condition.
  • Does regular car service affect the resale value of the vehicle?
    Yes, regular car servicing can have a positive impact on the resale value of the vehicle. A complete service history shows potential buyers that the vehicle has been well looked after and is in good condition. Vehicles with a proven history of regular maintenance often have a higher resale value and are easier to sell.
  • What is a vehicle check / holiday check?
    The vehicle check / vacation check is a special service package that includes a comprehensive inspection and maintenance of your vehicle before long journeys and vacation trips. The aim is to ensure that your vehicle is in top condition and runs smoothly during your vacation trip.
  • What services does the package for preparing for the motor vehicle inspection (MFK) include?
    Our Motor Vehicle Inspection (MVI) preparation package provides comprehensive maintenance to ensure your vehicle meets the high standards of the inspection. The package includes an engine oil and filter change, a brake check, a tire inspection, a lighting system test and a battery check. With these services, we ensure that your vehicle is optimally prepared for the MFK.
  • Where can I find more information about the Motor Vehicle Inspection (MFK) regulations in my region?
    Information on the regulations of the Motor Vehicle Inspection (MFK) Canton of Zurich can be found here: The current requirements and test criteria for the MFK are listed there. You can also contact a certified workshop or test center directly to obtain further information or clarify your questions regarding the MFK regulations.
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