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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan S 4WD 4dr Auto

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 4WD Sport Utility Vehicles
18 (2011) mpg city / 24 (2011) mpg hwy
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how to repaire noise from the transmission and the cv joint
how to repaire noise from the transmission and the cv joint the noise appears frequently at any position either moving straight or cornering
Asked by Hany E August 31, 2014, 1:31 pm 1 reply
MIL illuminated
I have a 2009 VW Tiguan with 78K. A/C and heater work fine. My engine light suddenly illuminated and I took it to the dealer and was told that I need to replace the Thermostat, w...
Asked by Michael H July 29, 2014, 2:15 pm 0 reply
TSB for AC Pressure sensor
I am looking for a copy of the TSB for the AC pressure sensor used in the VW 2009 Tiguan. I need to have mine replace and system recharged and would like to have a copy. Where can ...
Asked by M Z April 30, 2014, 12:26 pm 0 reply
Is it necessary to do the 40K mile maintenance check/oil change with the Dealer?
I spoke with my car dealer today (after the 30K maintenance appt which was free) and she informed me that the next appt (at 40K miles would cost $545. That seems expensive. I was ...
Asked by Janine H April 22, 2014, 9:30 pm 0 reply
radiator flush
How would I drain the coolant from this radiator since it doesn't appear to have a valve on the bottom nor a hose coming out from the bottom of the radiator? http://www.partsgeek.c...
Asked by Nathan Z February 19, 2014, 1:38 pm 0 reply
what is common problem for Tiguan
Like to know how much it cost to service the car(Tiguan)
Asked by Bami T January 25, 2014, 4:11 pm 1 reply
EPC light on dash and sluggish acceleration
This EPC light comees on when I am starting car and it dies.
Asked by Howard S December 13, 2013, 7:13 pm 1 reply
What weight of synthetic oil ?
My VW Tiguan Turbo engine has over 56,000 miles on it, should I use High Mileage Synthetic Oil and what weight ?
Asked by Lucas T November 28, 2013, 1:35 am 0 reply
Did I damage my transmission?
While driving my car, my mom hit a car in the back. Since there was no real damage, we didn't think anything was wrong. Fast Forward 4 month later, we realize the transmission flui...
Asked by Sharelle A November 19, 2013, 4:49 pm 1 reply
parking break fault
I have tiguan 2009 When turned off the engine for 15 minutes and re-start it again the massage appeared which is engine fault and parking break fault so I check all fuses and hand ...
Asked by Maher A March 13, 2013, 4:58 am 1 reply
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