What goes wrong with VW Touareg?

What goes wrong with VW Touareg?

What are the most common problems with a used Volkswagen Touareg 4×4? Most parts, engines and transmissions are shared with a number of other cars in the Volkswagen Group, so replacements are easy to source. A number of cars have suffered from clogged diesel particulate filters and some from oil leaks.

How many miles can a 2005 Volkswagen Touareg last?

Registered. The V6 motor has been around in one variation or another since `92 or so and can be expected to last (with proper care) for 300,000 miles.

Is Volkswagen Touareg reliable?

The Volkswagen Touareg Reliability Rating is 3.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 25th out of 26 for midsize SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $937 which means it has poor ownership costs. Repairs are more frequent for the Touareg, so you may experience a few more visits to your Volkswagen shop than normal.

How many times has the 2005 VW Touareg been recalled?

The 2005 Volkswagen Touareg has been recalled 2 times by NHTSA. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers.

What was the problem with my 2009 Touareg?

2009 Touareg, 3.0 TDI. Yep, Drive shaft failure about same mileage of 83K. My wife was returning from a trip to Ohio to St Louis when she heard the clunking noise 2 hours from home. It made it home, and VW fixed for $1500.

What should I look for when buying a Touareg?

Auto valve chest – ditto. Make sure all 4 tyres are identical make, model and size with even tread depth wear otherwise transmission damage may occur. Spend a few hours reading up on here and you’ll soon be an expert too! I live in Bedford County, VA. This past Sunday, May 6th, 2012. My story is typical of many Touareg owners.