2005 Volkswagen Touareg Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Volkswagen Touareg

2005 Volkswagen Touareg Problems

No 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.

Odor from HVAC vents

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.

Tire Wear Can be Problematic

Tire wear can be problematic, very dependent on driving style. Our technicians recommend regular tire inspection and replacement when necessary.

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2005 Volkswagen Touareg Questions

Can I please get a price range for transmission work on my 2005 Touareg? (1 answer)

About a week ago I noticed that a brownish looking liquid under my Touareg. I took it in for my mechanic to look over and paid $160 for sealant for hoses. I also needed 4 tires and my total bill was $990! Drove my Touareg over the next few days and noticed it was still leaking -- called my mechan...

Clunking noise at a slow speed while turning the wheel. (1 answer)

when driving my vehicle at a low speed usually in a parking lot it makes a loud clunking noise when turning into a stall or corner, I have it looked at and for some reason it does not do it to the mechanic. I have notice it does it mostly when its hot outside.

My right signal light has stopped working. the fuse for it keeps blowing when I replace it. What is the problem? (2 answers)

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2005 Volkswagen Touareg Recalls

Seat 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.

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2005 Volkswagen Touareg Reviews

LOVE my Toureg! Yes, the tires do wear down quickly because of the weight of the vehicle. I have also replaced the pads (2x) and rotors with only 51K miles. However, because of the weight this SUV drives through impossible snow with hardly a slip. With this being the snowiest winter in the NY/NJ area in history, I have never felt safer and more secure than in this Toureg. The size of the c...

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