2008 Volkswagen Touareg Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Volkswagen Touareg
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2008 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.
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, very dependent on driving style. Our technicians recommend regular tire inspection and replacement when necessary.
2008 Volkswagen Touareg Questionsthe two rear doors will not open from the the inside, but open from (2 answers)
outside.they lock and unlock remotely from the out side but cannot open
from the inside.
I bumped something with the front of my friends car and it shut down. I know it has a reset switch where is it?
2008 Volkswagen Touareg RecallsVolkswagen Recalls 2007–2009 Touareg Vehicles Due to Defective Fastening Struts
Volkswagen is recalling 2007–2009 Touareg models because the fastening struts on the roof edge spoiler may crack, causing the spoiler to become loose or even detach from the vehicle without warning. The spoiler could strike people outside the vehicle or become a road obstacle, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will install reinforcement wedges to the roof edge spoiler free of charge.
The fuel supply line may leak fuel at a connector which may not seal properly. Dealers will inspect and replace affected fuel lines free of charge to resolve the concern.
There is no information regarding the operation of the tire pressure monitoring system in the owner's manual. Volkswagen sent an owner's manual insert that contains the required information to vehicle owners free of charge to resolve the concern.