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    1. why has this thread gone dead?

      why has this thread gone dead?
    2. Touareg R5 Cold start throttle body mechanism

      cold start throttle body video



      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PKjYSZf_oE
    3. Touareg R5 Turbo Pics - Garrett GT2056v

      Some pics of the old turbo - You can clearly see the damage where the broken ring made it's way past the exhaust kompressor and VGT vanes.

      From engine swap thread here -...
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      http://www.fuelly.com/car/volkswagen/touareg

      http://www.fuelly.com/car/volkswagen/touareg
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      +1 :banghead:

      +1

      :banghead:
    6. http://www.clubtouareg.com/forums/f73/tpms-disable...

      http://www.clubtouareg.com/forums/f73/tpms-disable-with-vagcom-diy-touareg-78757.html
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      what engine? what suspension?

      what engine?

      what suspension?
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      it is just as reliable as any other VW. The...

      it is just as reliable as any other VW. The problem is that when something fails it's expensive as aftermarket parts are scarce.

      Get a good warranty if you can or be prepared to do lots of DIY or...
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      Touareg Breather locations

      https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-GywdXBnCtVo/UTDACYHV5CI/AAAAAAAABQM/Pkt9K_S5ndo/s800/touareg%2520R5%2520transfer%2520case%2520breather.jpg
      ...
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      Best LOOKING engine

      Bump. Old thread that could be revived as there are some nice new engines out there


      Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk because forumrunner keeps crashing on ios 6
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      use 505.01 or 506.01 oil with 10'000km oil change...

      use 505.01 or 506.01 oil with 10'000km oil change intervals.

      Do not use 507.00!
    12. Touareg R5 engine swap : NOT out the bottom - DIY

      Hi

      I didn't document the whole process here but thought I'd share it here. Nice in a way because now there is no waiting period. You can follow the story start to finish in one go.

      Original...
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      whatever you buy, make sure you get a decent...

      whatever you buy, make sure you get a decent warranty that will cover a replacement engine and do a compression test before you buy.

      Also read up on the oil specs for the V10 engine. 506.01 spec...
    14. not quite the same but I own a T1 treg and drive...

      not quite the same but I own a T1 treg and drive my boss's 2011 cayenne 3.6 regularly.

      You can feel the DNA reesemblance but the pepper has that "feel" to it. It just feels tighter, the interior...
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      I have also disconnected and cleaned the injector...

      I have also disconnected and cleaned the injector harnass connection at the back of the head. It didn't help.
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      R5 Misfire help needed

      Driving a long journey yesterday and halfway to home the car started vibrating.

      It vibrates a lot when idling and under load below 3000rpm.

      I nursed the car home with very light throttle. (A...
    17. Video : Touareg recovers Nissan Patrol in mud

      Following on from here

      http://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.php?t=128428


      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EkngYGptS0
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      got the dreaded running gear fault this morning...

      got the dreaded running gear fault this morning accompanied by a hiss

      http://i979.photobucket.com/albums/ae275/Paneuropean/RunningGearFault.jpg

      idled back home.

      removed the 4 foot plastic...
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      Touareg Air suspension pump noisy?....

      Don't fear the worst.

      I removed the long plastic cover under the right side of the car to expose the air pump.

      Switched the car on and looked for any obvious signs where the noise came from.
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      try the following start car close all doors...

      try the following

      start car
      close all doors
      select offroad
      select "P"
      turn dial to offroad height
      turn dial slightly past to engage extra level.
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