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Volkswagen Essential Servicing

The absolute essentials for your 4+ year old vehicle

The absolute essentials for your 4+ year old vehicle

Keep the good times rolling

Keep enjoying your Volkswagen at its best with our Essential Service range1. Now available for Volkswagen 4 years and over and with two service options to choose from, Essential Service and Essential Service Plus. Our technicians will provide the best possible care to keep your vehicle running smoothly at an affordable price to match.

Looking to save even more? Check our 4Plus Care Plans.

The Volkswagen service advantage

Our Essential Service range gives you complete confidence knowing your Volkswagen will get a quality service at a fair price.

  1. Genuine and affordable
    We use Volkswagen Genuine Parts® which come with 2-year warranty2.

  2. Complete Confidence
    Only Volkswagen technicians will complete your services.

  3. Maintain value
    If the time comes and you’d like to sell your Volkswagen, you can provide future buyers with a complete service history.

  4. Convenient Locations
    Flexibility to service with any Volkswagen dealer across Australia.

What’s included?

What you can expect from our Essential Service and Essential Service Plus. 

Your cost efficient peace of mind

The Essential Service is the best option to keep your Volkswagen running smoothly.

  • Genuine Volkswagen Oil and Filter replacement
  • Volkswagen’s Safety and Diagnostic Check
  • Reset service interval display
  • Logbook stamp

Can I purchase an Essential Service?

You are eligible to purchase an Essential Service if your Volkswagen

  • is between 4 and 15 years;
  • has travelled over 60,000km (80,000km for Crafter models).

Nothing says ‘I still love you’ like a 4Plus Care Plan

A 4Plus Care Plan3 saves you the hassle when your next service rolls around. It works by bundling your services together in either a 2-year or 4-year plan saving you up to 25% depending on your plan.

Service your car in 60 minutes with ServiceXpress

When you book your next service, add ServiceXpress4 to your booking.

Next steps

Let our experts service your car

Visit your nearest dealer today

Get in touch for any queries 

Next steps


Essential Service and Essential Service Plus are available on Volkswagen vehicles greater than 4 years from the new vehicle warranty start date. Additional work may be required at an additional cost to keep in line with the Volkswagen Service Schedule. 
All Volkswagen Genuine Parts® come with a 2-year unlimited kilometer warranty. Conditions and exclusions apply, see www.volkswagen.com.au/warranty for details. Your rights under this warranty are provided in addition to, and in some cases overlap with, consumer guarantees under Australian Consumer Law and do not limit or replace them.
Volkswagen 4Plus Care Plans include Essential Service and Essential Service Plus and are available for purchase at https://www.volkswagen.com.au/en/owners-service/service-repairs/4plus-care-plans.html or from participating authorised Volkswagen Dealers for vehicles older than 4 years from the new vehicle warranty start date and cannot exceed 15 years from this date. 15% off the RRP of a 4Plus 2-Year Care Plan (1 Essential Service and 1 Essential Service Plus) and 25% off the RRP of a 4Plus 4-Year Care Plan (2 Essential Service and 2 Essential Service Plus). Additional work may be required at an additional cost to keep in line with the Volkswagen Service Schedule. For details of what is not included in a scheduled service, please refer to the program terms and conditions.
ServiceXpress is available at participating Volkswagen Dealers only. ServiceXpress servicing within 60 minutes applies to select services scheduled to occur every 12 months/15,000 KM (whichever occurs first) or in the case of Crafter models only, every 12 months/20,000 KM (whichever occurs first). On certain models the transmission needs to be serviced (usage/time based), which can take an additional 30 minutes. Any additional work required, may incur extra costs and time. See https://www.volkswagen.com.au/en/owners-service/service-repairs/servicexpress.html or consult your local participating Volkswagen Dealer for further details.