2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems
One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure. Care should be taken to inspect the head light harness connector for damage when replacing bulbs. Damaged connectors should be replaced.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI Questions
My abs and engine light are on, and speedo, cruise control, trip control aren' t working. Can i disable abs module without losing speedo, cruise control, trip control ? I don't mind losing abs.
I was trying to start my car and instead I got flashing lights
off and on quickly with a clicking noise. I tried boosting the battery due to calling the dealer and asking what the problem might be but my lights were all working. Not sure it was the battery. I waited 5 to 10 min. then it start...
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI Recalls
On the 2.0L TDI common rail Diesel engine/clean Diesel engine, fuel injection pulses could coincide with the natural frequency of injector line #2. This resonance creates additional stress on the fuel line. Small cracks could develop in the #2 injector line, resulting in a Diesel fuel leak. A fuel leak always increases the risk of a fire. Dealers will install an improved #2 fuel injector line and install vibration dampers on all of the injector lines to correct this concern. The Volkswagen/Audi recall number is 23J9/V5.