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  1. Wierd coolant temperature problem

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi Clubers, Hope someone can advise on my coolant temperature problem. Bought a 2010 V6 TDI in April interstate, and driving home saw that the coolant temp (and oil temp, which ~equals coolant temp at all times) rarely went to 90 deg C where it should, when it did it was only for a short...
  2. Losing coolant, any tips?

    General Maintenance & Repair
    slowly losing coolant, been there before with my old Golf, at the end i put this aluminium dust in the coolant container, should it do this on my Touareg?, what you guys think, cause last time i replaced radiator and hoses on my Golf ant the problem stayed my my pocket was long gone, could be...
  3. MAJOR Coolant Leak- Recent Widow Needs Some Help!!

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Help!! We went on a short drive yesterday for a hike and when we returned to our Touareg, there was a GIANT puddle of what appeared to be coolant. We drove it the couple miles home and when we got there discovered the location of the leak. It appears to be from a hose connecting into a...
  4. V10 too cold??

    General Maintenance & Repair
    I have just purchased my first Touareg, a 2004 v10 TDI, It's awsome:D, but I've just driven 1200kms down to Brisbane at night and found that the colder it got outside,the colder the engine was running. In the evening when we left it was running at about 80, but when the temp outside got to 7...
  5. Thermostat maybe sticking

    General Maintenance & Repair
    So, the other day I was driving on the freeway and my coolant temp guage was all over the place, its usually at 200 but this time it would climb past it, then come back down and then climb back up, never hitting the red but at one point it got a little close. Anyways, today, not a problem at...
  6. HELP: Leak on the engine

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi, About 6 weeks ago I bought a second hand Treg 2004 2.5 TDI PD and after a couple of weeks a message saying "Insufficient Coolant" came on. I researched this a bit on the forums and eventually topped up with water as the liquid in the tank appeared clear and I didn't want to put in G12 after...