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2008 Volkswagen Touareg Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 4 official 2008 Volkswagen Touareg recalls. Find out if your 2008 Volkswagen Touareg needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 8, 2017

The flange that the fuel filter mount to may crack and cause fuel to leak out. This would cause a fire hazard.

Recall repairs on your Volkswagen must be performed by a Volkswagen dealership. Volkswagen will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in May, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Volkswagen dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 31, 2009
RepairPal Expert Overview on January 28, 2008

A connector in the fuel line may not seal properly, resulting in a fuel leak. Leaking fuel causes odor and a fire hazard.

Volkswagen notified owners of affected vehicles starting in February 2008. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Volkswagen recall number is 20N4.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 25, 2007

The owner's manual of the vehicle does not include instructions regarding the operation of the tire pressure monitoring system. This could lead to drivers being uneducated about low tire pressure warnings and lead to a dangerous driving condition.

Volkswagen notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2007. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Volkswagen recall number is N9.