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  1. 2010 TDI - Showing S1 on Dash - Shift to P or N

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi all, I drove into my driveway this evening and am stuck. Display says its in S1, however if I try and start it, it says shift to Park or Neutral. Tried several times, no luck. Finally I was able to take the key out, however its still showing S1 and I can't start it. Vag shows the following...
  2. New Steel Key

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Has anyone ever got a steel key cut to replace the plastic one that comes in the keyfob? I had to use the plastic one on a very cold morning and I almost broke it off in the slot.
  3. No Programmed key was found.

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Once in a while, while driving, a charm will sound and then message " No Programmed key was found." appears as well as a key icon shows up in place of the mileage counter (lower left corner) on dash. Touareg still function normally though. Prior to this alert coming up, the cabin fans go off...
  4. Key Duplication question

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi all, I recently purchased a used 2006 Touareg V6, and it came with two keys, 1 Master Key and one Valet Key. My Question based on the two keys that I have is, will these two keys be suffice towards adding a new key without needing to reprogram the car? Or because the second key being a valet...
  5. Serious malfunction of Touareg rental SUV

    Drivers Lounge
    We recently rented a Touareg. It is currently sitting in our driveway with the key out of the car! This is what happened - my wife turned the key to start the engine and the key came out, with the engine still running. We cannot reinsert the key to stop the engine. Enterprise car rental will...
  6. 2011 Touareg - How To Replace Key Battery

    General Maintenance & Repair
    I've searched the forum dry and i cant seem to find a how to on replacing the battery in a 2011 Touareg key. If it exists in the forum i apologize, but im not having luck searching for it. Again, im looking for help with the newer non switchblade style remote. the signal is getting really weak...
  7. Want to Buy: Touareg Radio Keys

    Hello, I would like to pull out our T2 Navigation to do the firmware update but I need to source the proper keys. Anybody have them for sale?
  8. Locking beep just stopped??! Help :?

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Ugh, so I hand scrubbed my egg today after being 'bombed' by what I swear was big enough to be an albatross, and after I was finished, I locked my car up using the key fob- and all of a sudden the normal 'beep' when locking was gone. I'm sure washing it had nothing to do with it, but you never...
  9. 2004 V8 Cranks but Will not start NEEED HELP BAD!!!

    General Maintenance & Repair
    So, a couple of weeks ago, I bought a new key because I only got one key when I bought this car used a while back. In any case, the battery was dying on the key and the buttons were wearing out. I bought a new key and had them both programmed. I planned on using the new key daily and the old one...
  10. Key-seat pairing problem '12 Treg

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    My ability to follow German translated into English is usually pretty good, but I cannot seem to get the key to pair with seat memory 1 on my 2012 Touareg. Is there some trick to this that is not apparent from the manual?
  11. VW Remote Fob Key Replacement Pad Buttons

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  12. Keyless Entry and Key Fob Problems

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Hi All, Hopefully you can offer some guidance. I've been having some issues with my keyless entry and key fob on my 2005 V8. The big issue is that these problems are intermittent. Sometimes the doors do not unlock when I walk up to the car and pull on the door handle a few times (with key...
  13. Ignition Key Non-removal.

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Newest problem for me is not being able to remove the key. Currently with the key in the park position and the key on I can't shift the gear selector w/o depressing the brake pedal. However turn the key off and I can shift to every position. Right now the shifter lock button is locked in and...
  14. Closing Rear Hatch Using Key

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Is it possible to close the rear hatch from the key or button on the driver's side door? In the manual and from my testing this doesn't seem to be possible, but maybe there is a workaround or hack of some-sort to make this possible? It would be really convenient if I could close the rear hatch...
  15. Can't switch to parking

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi, I have a 04 Touareg. Its strange. from time to time it decides that the handle is not in the parking position and does not let me take off the key. the MFI is warning that. But then again on the MFI it showing "P" as active on the right side. Then after starting, turning, shifting its...