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2005 Volkswagen Touareg Base 4dr V6

2005 Volkswagen Touareg
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Sport Utility Vehicle
16 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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September 18, 2013, 6:32 pm

Guyetta M
 

Question: Vw will not start

Began by idling hard had to be towed. Replaced fuel pump and fuel regulator. Car ran for aporox 1 hr idling now will not start at all


September 21, 2013, 5:59 pm

Ron W
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For all hard starting or engine performance issues, you should always start with the basics. Make sure the tune up items are done and check the charging and starting systems. The engine must have the basics done in order for it to be able to run correctly. Many things can cause this type of problem, and the simplest sometimes get overlooked.

At 96K it could be the plugs are just worn out causing the no start.


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