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  1. For Sale: OEM PN 7P1055203 - Electrical Installation Kit for Trailer Hitch

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    I bought the kit from the dealer for my 2011, but sold the vehicle before installing it. Paid $398, Asking $300 OBO. Brand new. Has only been taken out of the box for pictures. Thanks for looking.
  2. Issue with Safety Chain Eyelet

    Off-Roading & Towing
    Has anyone had any issues with the size of the Safety Chain eyelets on the standard Touareg OEM hitch (ours is a 2014 TDI Exec)? We just bought a new TT with a dry weight of 4400 and 5500 LBS GVWR. The safety chains on the trailer are 5/16 Grade, SWL 1900 LBS with an ultimate break of 7600...
  3. Touareg towing Freedom Express 282BHDS (GVWR - 7700lbs) - safe?

    Off-Roading & Towing
    I ended up getting the Freedom Express 282BHDS, which has a GVWR of 7700lbs, and dry weight of 5800lbs. The tongue weight is roughly 730lbs, but I have a weight distribution/balancing system on the hitch, which seems to help a lot. This trailer is 28 feet long (the actual trailer), and 3 feet...
  4. Hitch tire carrier

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    After some inspiration from this forum, i locked myself in the workshop for a day with a pile of scrap metal i had waiting for the right project and made this. It hinges away, holds the wheel as well as a spade/shovel clamped on one side plus a farm jack clamped on the other (not attached...
  5. 2012 TDI - aftermarket hitch advice?

    Off-Roading & Towing
    Hi all - I have a 2012 Treg TDI and not looking to mortgage my house for the OEM package. Advice would be greatly appreciated on aftermarket options. I plan to use the hitch primarily for towing a pop up camper. Love this forum and all the advice! Earl 2012 TDI Sport Black
  6. COMPLETE 2004-2007 Trailer Hitch and Electrical Installation Instructions

    Off-Roading & Towing
    TO ALL: This is what I was provided by the VW Dealership under Technician Instructions. I hope this helps people out there as it was really helpful to me. Notes: I found a complete hitch off of a salvaged 2005 V8, including the electrical wiring harness and controller. Bought it for $107.00...
  7. Does the Cayenne hitch fit the Touareg?

    Off-Roading & Towing
    I have an 04 Touareg TDI will this fit? (it looks a bit different than VW PN: 7L0092105UA) Porsche PN: 95504400074 https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B74uORUETFOrZUdTN3l6OHB5MGs/edit
  8. Checking Hitch

    Checking Hitch

    Checking hitch attachment to uni-body
  9. Checking Hitch

    Checking Hitch

    Checking hitch attachment to uni-body
  10. Checking Hitch

    Checking Hitch

    Checking hitch attachment to uni-body
  11. Looking to add hitch ball and mount onto 2010 Touareg

    Off-Roading & Towing
    Hey everybody, I want to tow my 2000 Jetta tdi around to a few places to get some work done and it's the perfect opportunity to put the touareg in use. We have a 2010 Toaureg TDI, with the factory tow attachment, but we never got the actual hitch/ball. I have seen many forms hitch's at...
  12. Want to Buy: OEM Reciver / Hitch

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    Looking for an OEM reciever hitch for my 05 touareg. Also need a lighting wiring kit if you have that as well. I'm in the raleigh area if someone has something local, otherwise ill pay shipping. PayPal preferred. Thanks
  13. Tekonsha Prodigy IQ & T-One Lighting Connector

    Off-Roading & Towing
    I can't help myself, I have to do things my own way. So, in this case, I installed the Curt trailer hitch on my '04 Touareg (instead of the crazy-expensive VW one). And then I installed the Tekonsha Prodigy IQ myself, tapping into the Treg's brake switch in the driver's footwell and availing...
  14. For Sale: OEM trailer hitch kit

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    This was on my 2008 Touareg for about a year, then I bought a 2011 with it installed already. Paid $900 from VW looking for $450, it comes with everything including electrical wiring. I am in Florida and shipping method cost are whatever method you choose nothing more. Chuck
  15. For Sale: Bumper/impact bar

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    I have a bumper/impact bar for sale. It is the bar that is on all Touaregs without a hitch. As I have installed an aftermarket hitch, I have this lovely piece of metal left. If you want to do the opposite and uninstall your factory hitch, you would need this piece to protect your a**. :p If...
  16. Impace Bar & Energy Absorber

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    I'm selling the rear Impact Bar, and Energy Absorber (see below diagram), along with the necessary nuts & bolts, for vehicles NOT equipped with a factory trailer hitch. These parts are in Excellent (like new) condition, they were removed from a 2004 V8 in order to retrofit the OEM trailer...
  17. Wiring 2006 V6

    Off-Roading & Towing
    Hello, I will be picking up new to me 2006 Touareg V6 tomorrow and will need to wire it to tow our pop-up. I am planning on getting all the stuff from www.etrailer.com (OEM is just too pricy) and doing everything myself. I already have a Prodigy controller from the previous vehicle and have...
  18. Custom made Hitch Receiver Cover for T-reg

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    As Touareg owner I feel little left out...of aftermarket parts for trucks... Here is my contribution...Custom made (did it myself) Hitch Receiver Cover for T-regs. Made out of 1/8" cold rolled steel...ready to be powder coeted in black...nickel plating would look cool too...:) Cheers!
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