Problem Description and Possible Solution
Tire wear can be problematic, very dependent on driving style. Our technicians recommend regular tire inspection and replacement when necessary.
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Average mileage: 35,769 (42–170,000)
19 people reported this problem
My rear passenger side tire has prematurely worn out and will need to be replaced. This is the only tire that has worn down yet I must replace the two back tires simultaneously so as not to cause damage to the alignment. I just bought all new tires less than 6 months ago. I anticipate that this will be a constant problem and am thinking of getting a new car.
Brought my Toureg in for the 20K service and I am being told my alignment is out and I need to replace all my tires because of inside and outside uneven wear. The service tech said he recommends front end alignment every 5-10k because of the roads in Spokane. I told him I thought that was included in the 10, 20, 30K service and he said no. At the 10K service nobody from the dealership mentioned a front end alignment. I think tires should last more than 20K no matter what type of alignment. I am very upset!!!
I had my tires rotated at the 10k checkup. Soon after I had a lot of road noise. Because of the noise, I couldn't wait for the 20k checkup and went in at 18k. I was told to replace my tires because they were choppy. So the dealer also didn't rotate them. I've never had to replace tires that soon and it's loud inside.
Excessive road noise. Replaced the tires at 24K mile do to road noise...not covered by warranty. put on a different brand (General, which was recommended by the dealer) road noise back at 51k miles. Dealer advised replacing tires.
had an alignment done at 24K. rotated and balanced at every scheduled maintenance. VW can do better. not happy
loud noise, normal driving/commuting, bad wheel bearing, all four wheels cupped! Nothing noted by VW at 10,000 service.
Bought a new 2016 Touareg. 19 inch wheels. Car kept drifting and sometimes sharply pulling to RH. Dealer put air in rh front tire. No change. Dealer then did alignment after 750 miles and said it really needed it. Better but after 2,000 miles same problem. Is it the tires, or a lemon, or? Wish I got the Jeep!