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  1. Infamous Flex Pipe repair - Advice needed

    Engine, Transmission and Exhaust
    I've searched through the forums for the latest and most relevant on the topic and came up short so i'm adding the topic in hopes of getting some current and local support. I have a 2008 v8 black T2 @ 105K miles and love the vehicle. Aside from the Terra wheels which are corroding pretty...
  2. Water in exhaust

    Engine, Transmission and Exhaust
    My 2007 VW Touareg V6 has had trouble starting. At first, because it's so cold here, I thought that was the issue. Second time in the shop (there right now) and the VW mechanics have drained a gallon and a half from the exhaust, as though I've submerged the thing. They said they have...
  3. For Sale: German Diesel Motorworks DPF Delete Exhaust

    Selling the DPF delete exhaust system on my 2012 Treg before upgrading to a new model. Complete kit, approximately 9 months old. $1000.00 or best offer. PM me for questions.
  4. Exhaust Intake Manifold

    Engine, Transmission and Exhaust
    I've had this "rattling" sound coming from the front end of my vehicle whenever I press the acceleration and the rpms start to go from 1000-2000 rpms. I originally thought it was a catalytic converter problem, because when I owned a 1998 jeep grand cherokee laredo it had a very similar sound...
  5. Cayenne Turbo muffler on V8 t-reg??

    Engine, Transmission and Exhaust
    hello guys, new to the forum, and love it.... i can't seem to find any threads on what i need to find out so I'm starting a new one.. i found a stock 2006 cayenne turbo muffler on craigslist, and was wondering if it would fit directly on my 2004 V8 treg? anyone ever done this before? hows...
  6. Possible Exhaust leak? 2007 Treg V6

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hey all, This will be my first post on here. I recently noticed a noise coming from the engine. At first I started hearing the noise from the bottom of the vehicle while the drivers door being opened. So, then I opened the hood and really heard the noise coming from the left side (exhaust side)...
  7. V10 exhaust straight pipe?

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    I am looking to straight pipe my 06 V10 touareg. I heard it helps gas mileage dramatically is that true? Kits are very expensive and rare for this car so i was thinking about using all the old piping and cutting out the cats and the muffler then just replacing them with normal exhaust piping...
  8. Looking to upgrade exhaust!

    Gas/Electric/Hybrid/Powertrain | V6, V8, W12, FSI
    Hey guys! So, i just got a 2013 Touareg V6 Executive! Loving it so far but I do have a couple plans for it, the main one being an exhaust upgrade :) I don't know much about exhausts, I don't know if I need to upgrade my whole system or just add parts, honestly i'm pretty clueless! I just want...
  9. Want to Buy: Exhaust Tips for 2004 V6

    I live in Canada and am looking for Exhaust Tips for my 2004 V6.
  10. Hello from Santa Barbara

    New Member Introductions
    Hello Everyone! I've just become the proud owner of an '04 V8 w/72k (Air Suspension, Navi, Blah, Blah) and I just did a google on the reviews of the t-reg and now I am kind of nervous about owning one of these due to the high maintenance costs (HID's, Liquid cooled alternator (wat?), alignment...
  11. Touareg Exhaust Mod

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    All, Seen a lot of posts about exhausts for the Treg. I just got my 04 V8 back from the shop and adding Magnaflow muffles. They are at least 10 to 15 lbs lighter and claim to add a few HP. The mufflers look nice, there are stainless, and give the Treg a really nice lower rumble at idle and low...
  12. For Sale: Porsche Cayenne Turbo OEM Exhaust Tips

    I have a pair of porsche cayenne turbo exhaust tips which I bought for $600 to put on my touareg, but I never got to actually put them on and now I sold the touareg. they're used but theres is no damage anywhere on it. It was off a 2005 cayenne turbo. hate to let them go but maybe someone can...
  13. Bent Exhaust and scratches!

    General Maintenance & Repair
    So while I was driving in downtown Denver in my 2008 Touareg 2, some kid pulled out of a dead left turning lane and rear ended my beloved Touareg and bent the exhaust pipe, and scratched the rear. His insurance refuse to pay even though the officer on scene said it was his fault and my insurance...
  14. Exhaust or Divorce

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Looking for a marriage counselor. If I can heal this exhaust my marriage could be saved. Really - looking for some help in fixing a flex pipe leak. Apparently the flex pipe is part of the primary cat and dealer suggest aftermarket flex pipe welded in. After market place goes into shock and...
  15. aftermarket exhaust

    Iv had my 06 v8 for a while and now i want to put an aftermarket exhaust on it. I have tried to find something from magnaflow and such but could not find any to go with my vehicle. Im in saskatchewan Canada, any clues on were I could get some. Thanks.
  16. Exhaust / Flex Pipe / Noise / $1500

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Friends, My touareg developed a little extra volume over the last 3 weeks. Turns out its a problem with the flex pipe. VW's plan is to replace the whole exhaust pipe for $1500. I took it to a guy that said he could weld in flex pipe in the affected area, but upon review he said it would be...
  17. mckchr67's exhaust modifications-pics/video

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    Well after parting with 5.0 Mustang with offroad exhaust on it, I felt the itch to proceed with some exhaust work for the Touareg. She is a 2005 V8. I first thought of doing the test pipes for the secondary cat/resonators, but after some rusty bolts, that is put on hold. The bolts were so...
  18. GForce Performance Chip? What's your opinion?

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    I recently bought a used 2004 Touareg V6 3.2 and curious what the community thinks about chipping for better performance, fuel economy, etc... I found this chip (VOLKSWAGEN TOUAREG G-Force Peformance Chip) which says installation is plug in a go basically. Has anyone used gforcechips in their...
  19. New Bora's on 2004 V8 .Finally

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    Finally installed these after reading everyone elses post. It was so simple. Just go to a Bora dealer and they can do it. MobileMe Gallery
  20. Exhaust?

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    I've been looking at different mods for the Treg and I'm just wondering if anybody has put the Neuspeed exhaust on their Treg or if they've done a custom exhaust setup? How do you like it now? And how much did it set you back?