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    1. navigation/GPS and backup camera with pioneer x940-bt

      Just bought a new pioneer x940-bt with a PAC RP4-CH11 canbus adapter and SWC interface. Also bought a backup camera. Parts should be arriving soon. Will give updates on install as I proceed. Instead...
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      broken tail light assembly 2011

      was backing up and ran into a metal piece sticking out of a wall and shattered the right (passenger) quarter panel tail light assembly. The cheapest replacements I can find are $60. Are there any...
    3. Took it in to dealer. They tell me that they...

      Took it in to dealer. They tell me that they found no faults and could not reproduce the shuddering/shaking but that the computer had stored codes saying the engine had misfired. The printout says...
    4. 2011 routan shaking shuddering coasting to stop

      Just noticed this today -on coasting towards the stop sign the entire van starting shuddering, the engine kept revving up and down from 1000 to 3000 and then when I finally came to the stop sign and...
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      routine maintenance- first oil change

      Its three months since we got our routan, running great. I looked on the vw.com website and it says for the 2011 routan my first oil change is due at 8 months or 8000 miles. However, the car was made...
    6. Thread: Real world MPG

      by Vman1
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      Real world MPG

      About 1500 miles in two months. Lots of in city driving with stop and go and with heavy AC use. Flat terrain. Averaging 18 mpg. Did one 250 mile round trip and got 24.8 mpg. Very satisfied.
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      VW extended warranty

      Going to dealer tomorrow to pick up plates. Having second thoughts as to my extended warranty purchase and need some input if I should cancel it tomorrow or not. I paid 1623 for a 7/70 $100...
    8. Thread: Bluetooth audio

      by Vman1
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      Just press aux till you cycle to Bluetooth(bt)...

      Just press aux till you cycle to Bluetooth(bt) and you will have streaming audio
    9. Thread: Bluetooth audio

      by Vman1
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      Bluetooth audio

      Did our first long distance drive today- 250 miles and tried to use the Bluetooth streaming audio on our REQ system with our iphones. The music was stuttering and playing at 2x speed. Bluetooth phone...
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      check engine light turned off

      Our check engine light came on about a week ago and we took it to the dealer who said the Power train control unit needed to be replaced. Two days ago the light turned off by itself.
      - wrong...
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      got ours today

      Got it and installed it today!!! 5 seconds. Looks great, has OEM look. Even my wife approves. thanks a lot!!!!
      http://s4.postimage.org/ltmifgwar/IMG_2975.jpg
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      Center Console Install

      I just got my premium center console from ebay. I have read all the posts regarding the install. Instead of multiple trip to the big-box stores, I have a few questions
      1- What is the exact size and...
    13. Tennis ball garage parking bumper protection

      I know this is not novel or new- seen posts with other people who have done it. This is our first minivan and we are used to driving compacts and our garage is small. ...
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      Check engine light

      2011 Routan se, bought two weeks ago with 300 miles check engine light comes on. Took it to dealership, they tell me power train control module needs to be replaced and is on back order. Anyone else...
    15. Thread: cosmetic defect?

      by Vman1
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      cosmetic defect

      yes, tried pressing it in hoping a clip would engage, but it just slowly moved out again.
    16. Thread: cosmetic defect?

      by Vman1
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      cosmetic defect?

      2011 Routan SE. Wife noticed that the climate control panel on the passenger side is not flush with the trim. Something that should corrected under warranty? something I can fix in a few minutes?...
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      Aftermarket Navigation 2011 Routan SE

      We just got our Routan SE and are loving it. We want to add an aftermarket Nav system- (didn't think 3K was worth it to get RSE and Nav (can get two ipads for the kids entertainment and get a...
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