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2010 Volkswagen Tiguan S FWD 4dr Man

2010 Volkswagen Tiguan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD sport Utility Vehicle
19 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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August 25, 2011, 5:47 pm

Laura M
 

Question: Why do the brakes keep going , and have also had to replace a wheel bearing

They told me that I drive too much gravel roads which is not true.


August 28, 2011, 8:07 pm

Richard W
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Sorry but I can't tell you why your brakes keep going out. Are you haveing them replaced at the dealer or other shop? If you drive on gravel roads with pot hole. That will cause a wheel bearing to go out. If you brake hard it will cause your brakes to where out faster also.


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September 5, 2011, 7:42 am

Laura M
 

It has been serviced at VW and I don't drive on much gravel.


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