Potholes are caused by the pressure of traffic and bad weather. They are most common during winter and spring. However during colder months it can be several weeks before the potholes get repaired therefore its important to be more cautious when driving on the roads during these times.
What damage can a pothole do to my VW Vehicle?
The bumpy uneven surface a pothole creates can put a lot of stress on your vehicle's tyres and suspension. Hitting a pothole can damage your vehicles tyres in many ways including; wear to the suspension or breaking it completely as well as punctures or bulges in your tyres.
Larger potholes can damage your alloy wheels as well as components underneath your Volkswagen Vehicle. If you have hit a pothole and notice anything unusual about your vehicle whilst you are driving, make sure to get it checked out at your local Volkswagen Commercial garage.
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