2004 Volkswagen Touareg Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Volkswagen Touareg
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg ProblemsNo Start or Stalling Due to Failed Fuel Pump
A no start or stalling condition may develop do to a failing fuel pump. A faulty fuel pump will require replacement. Our technicians recommend to inspect internal fuel tank connections for leaks whenever replacing the fuel pump.
Tire wear can be problematic, very dependent on driving style. Our technicians recommend regular tire inspection and replacement when necessary.
Condensation may develop in the heater case which can cause a musty odor from the heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) system. Our technicians tell us a cleaner is available for the heater case. Also, the drain system should be checked for debris.
2004 Volkswagen Touareg Questionswhat causes power loss during towing? (1 answer)
Towing a trailer 1500 miles the performance dropped off substantially with downshifting becoming more pronounced as the trip wore on. Difficult to maintain hwy. speeds. 93 octane (from 89) fuel produced a temporary boost in power that faded on subsequent tanks of 93. 3.2 engine. Now afraid to tow...
2004 Volkswagen Touareg RecallsSeat Belts Do Not Lock Child Seats In Place Securely
The mechanism in the seat belts that locks a child safety seat into place may not operate properly. Dealers will permanently install a clip in either of the affected rear outboard seat belts and provide an owner's manual insert free of charge to resolve the concern.
The rear seat belt buckle may not be attached securely to the body. Dealers will inspect and replace seat belt buckles as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
The wiring harness for the tire pressure monitoring system may be mis-routed, causing the wiring to rub on the parking brake mechanism, resulting in a short and possible fire. Dealers will inspect the harness for proper routing and correct it free of charge to resolve the concern.