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  1. Gas/Electric/Hybrid/Powertrain | V6, V8, W12, FSI
    Hi, In every morning, i have found my treg's battery is fully drained and have to do jump starter by the help of others. Even the battery is almost brand new. Firstly, I changed the starter motor and its cables. Unfortunately, Draining problem did not end. Then, I changed the back doors lock...
  2. General Maintenance & Repair
    To answer: "Am I losing my mind" NO, that was clearly already lost years ago when I decided to buy a T1 Touareg lol Car: 2004 Touareg V8 Air Suspension Non-Navi Owned: 2 Years Just last week I have fallen victim to the dreaded battery drain. Drive it all day, voltages are good, park it...
  3. Engine, Transmission and Exhaust
    Hello All. Any suggestions on prophylactic maintenance or system checks after the truck has been sitting in the driveway for a year? [Drive train issues; long story!] The more detail, the better:) Thanks ahead of time:)
  4. New Member Introductions
    Just took the beast to mount ruapehu a volcano here in the north Island and back about a 600 km round trip for its first run and went great. But as I have noticed these cars have many issues so this is my current one... , the issue I have at the moment appears to be some sort of battery drain...
  5. General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi everyone, I picked up a touareg a few weeks ago, and have since gone thru 2 batteries from the dreaded battery drain i've read about on here. it only happens when I dont drive the car for a day or two, but drains battery to the point i have to jump it. my question is: my keyless entry did...
  6. Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    I have searched on the forum and found similar people with this problem, but I did not find an answer which worked for me: - I have a 2004 Touareg 3.2 V6 with an RN-S2 radio - My battery died as I left the car unused for several weeks and I had to jumpstart her with help of the AA. It now works...
  7. General Maintenance & Repair
    I was told that the Kees module is bad and causing the battery to drain. All antennas and good. The issue is very intermittent and I did lose some luxuries along the way (proximity sensor, etc.) I was given a repair cost of $1K, does anyone know a way around that or where to get replacements...
  8. Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Maybe someone can help this newbie to Treg's and the site? My current issue is with starting! Here's the symptom: Go out first thing in the morning and she starts sweet after maybe a single turnover, second and third time the same. Then I will be caught out by what seems to be a flat...
  9. New Member Introductions
    I live in Grand Prairie, TX and bought a Treg 2004 with a V8 with about 128,000 miles. Did some routine maintenance: front and rear brakes, timing belt/chain and associated parts, water pump, new battery, tune up and oil change, installed a kenwood after market stereo unit. Shipped it out of the...
  10. General Maintenance & Repair
    Treg Noob. 06' V8. 57k mi. So, Cal. Since I've owned this car (about 1.5 months) it's lightly rained/drizzled overnight twice. Both times I awoke to a dead battery. * Never has happened during our normally dry, arid days and nights. * Unlikely battery problem; always starts even after...
  11. General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi All, As some of you might remember, I also have battery draining problem in my TReg. My Treg is fully loaded except the rear differential lock. I see that there are too many misterical solutions are there from alternator cable to rain sensor, An untightened ground to Kessy, etc Today...
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