Volkswagen Car Problems & Fixes

Volkswagen owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Volkswagen Problems
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Ignition light stays on engine will not turn over

ignition light came on while driving, drove vehicle for another 7 miles home, but engine died half a mile from home, now...

2007 Volkswagen Touran 1.4 petrol
Posted: Oct 16, 2020
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Door locks

I have a sharan 58 plate.having problems with the door locks only work with the key and not the fob. when the partner ge...

2008 Volkswagen Sharan 19 tdi
Posted: Sep 26, 2020
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Display wrong fuel readings and miles left

Got new fuel pump replaced car broken down display said had 210 left and fuel gauge show 10 to the hour, called AA out ...

2007 Volkswagen Passat 20.TDI
Posted: Sep 26, 2020
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Starting problems

Sometime does not start been to fuel pump or glow plugs, have had the two of them replaced couple of months ago but had ...

2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0TDI Sports
Posted: Sep 8, 2020
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Accelerator problem

idling very low when I accelerate it cuts , throttle body clean no residue

2009 Volkswagen Polo 1.4
Posted: Aug 26, 2020
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Clutch pedal switch fuse blows when clutch released

Seems to have short to earth clutch switch is new so is brake light switch

2014 Volkswagen Polo 1.2petrol
Posted: Aug 25, 2020
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Car needs new sump after 51,000 miles

apparently the thread has gone so whole sump needs replacing

2015 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI blue motion
Posted: Jul 31, 2020
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Rear window not working can hear motor working

when operating switch in drivers side for passenger side can detect motor working but no movement from window same resul...

2013 Volkswagen Touran 1-6
Posted: Jul 25, 2020
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My car has mixed oil and water for the second time

My car has mixed oil and water for the seconth time so I don't know what to do

2009 Volkswagen Polo 1.6
Posted: Jul 20, 2020
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Timing chain problems

had the car checked out at a garage they said timing chain was stretched so I've changed the chain got all the timing co...

2014 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 petrol
Posted: May 8, 2020
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All indicators not working few minutes after towing a trailer

All the indicators were still working fine up until I had to use a trailer,few minutes later after towing the trailer,th...

2007 Volkswagen Polo 1.9tdi
Posted: Mar 27, 2020
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Door lock

Intermittent front passenger side door lock faulty. This door will only open after several attempts after using the cen...

2008 Volkswagen Touran 1.9
Posted: Mar 27, 2019
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Problem starting.

The problem arises intermittently irrespective of whether the engine is cold or hot. On starting the engine turnover not...

2005 Volkswagen Sharan 1.9 diesel automatic
Posted: Mar 19, 2019
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Injector problem

problem is when engine is hut one injector stop working.

2001 Volkswagen Bora se 1.9 tdi
Posted: Aug 31, 2018
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Headlights fail

Headlights and dash lights fail when using high/full beam, Headlight and dash lights work when switched on. If driving...

2012 Volkswagen Polo
Posted: Aug 17, 2018
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Selecting gears

Loss of ability to engage gears except reverse. No crunching or other noises except a spring type noise and all worked f...

2010 Volkswagen Polo
Posted: Jun 18, 2018
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Seat

Seat not working on both switches ,have checked connection under the seat ,all ok ,thanks for the suggestion ,do you kno...

2009 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 diesel auto saloon
Posted: Jun 6, 2018
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Driver seat

Drivers seat not working on either switch ,

2009 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 diesel auto rhd
Posted: Jun 6, 2018
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Driver seat

Drivers seat not working on either switch ,

2009 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 diesel auto rhd
Posted: Jun 6, 2018
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Losing power

I've had the car nearly a car now, a month after I first got it, it randomly lost power on me however I had no further p...

2005 Volkswagen Fox 1.4
Posted: May 14, 2018
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