2004 Volkswagen Touareg Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Volkswagen Touareg
- My heater comes on and off when I hit a bump. Dose the motor need replacing?
- Is the fuel filter on the driver side with the main pump
- The driver's seat will not move forward or backward. What could be wrong with it
- Looking for an independent VW specialty repair facility in Phila area specializing in the Touareg
- if i dont put oil in my car does that mess up the transmission
2004 Volkswagen Touareg Problems
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.
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 Questions
when driving as i accelerate i hear a noise coming from the passenger side.. also i noticed the gears sticks in the fifth gear but later does down shift
When im on the hwy and my headlight are on when I use my left blinker and slow down to exit. My left head light flashes and my warning like shows a headlight. Then it comes back on.
2004 Volkswagen Touareg Reviews
Worst car I have ever owned. Numerous manufacturing and design defects. VERY expensive to maintain and repair, terrible gal mileage. Spent 19 days at the dealership the first year, and still like to visit regularly. Some things are great, as they should be for a car that cost close to $50,000 in 2004. Electronics are particularly crappy.
I own a 2004 Touareg, loaded and only serviced by VW since new. I would not expect a vehicle at this price to have so many problems. I would not buy another. If you are going to buy used and it has not been serviced by VW, I would recommend staying away from it as the expense is great to own. At this price range the options are many.
My wife owns this vehicle for a year or so and she felt in love at first site until it started "visiting" the mechanic WAY too often for the same problem over and over again. Cannot shift form PARK. Many parts have been replaced, it works for a while and AGAIN same problem. Also locked us out recently at a shopping mall. Could not get it open neither with the remote nor with the key as it has ...