No Start or Stalling Due to Failed Fuel Pump on Volkswagen Touareg

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.

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Average mileage: 97,387 (13,000–155,000)
Engines affected: 3.2L V6, 3.6L V6, 4.2L V8
6 model years affected: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, more2008, 2013
25 people reported this problem
9 people shared problem details
Starts fine but dies in 15 to 30 seconds. Then can start right away and dies again. Suspect main fuel pump.
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Runs fine but when you turn it off it won't start back up for 30 minutes to an hour sometimes.
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg- 3.2L V6155,000
As decribed the engine stalls after 20s. This happened directly after refueling.
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2005 Volkswagen Touareg- 3.2L V6110,455
Stalling out mechanic says fuel pump. Could it be any oyhrr part of fuel pump?
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg- 4.2L V8123,000
Car would stall and jerk..
2005 Volkswagen Touareg- 3.2L V6
I would like to know how much it can cost to replace the fuel pump and the fuel filter of my Touareg 3.2 V6 2005 thanks Marco
I had first fuel pump break with 4000 miles and second one at 13000 miles. There is no warning of this happening it just shuts off. Hopefully V.W. has looked into this problem and switched to another manufacturer. But we know that won't happen.
2004 Volkswagen Touareg- 4.2L V8112,000
Engine stalls after 30 seconds. You can switch on enginer everytime, but it stalls after 30 seconds or so.
2005 Volkswagen Touareg- 3.2L V678,000
not working fuel pump acting up
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