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  1. Diesel cloud from under the fuel filter

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Hello Chaps. I am rebuilding the Treg after a crash, the engine is now in, and running, but after the engine has warmed up, a continous diesel smoke is pouring upwards from under the filter housing. I looked after every possible sensor and pipe there, but nothing is leaking. The generator stood...
  2. My 2006 R5 TDI...Shame problem with Black Smoke

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Hi all, I bought a 2006 version R5 TDI a year ago, condition is well, 120k km in drove. (Should be the last version of 1st generation) But faced a shame problem that when I had bit strong acceleration, it delivered black smoke at back always... 1) How can I know is there a DPF equipment at...
  3. Burning smell and oil leak V8

    Gas/Electric/Hybrid/Powertrain | V6, V8, W12, FSI
    I am brand new to Club Touareg and while I love my fully loaded 2004 V8, it sure has given me lots of problems. I recently had an oil change about 1,200kms ago. After doing a highway trip of 600kms during the day and as I pulled into town, I then smelled a burning smell and it then came into...
  4. Huge amount of smoke from under the car!!

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Hi all, I've a 2005 R5 2.5L TD1 Auto with 164,000 KM's on it. Ysterday I started it cold and drove to a local shop about 3 or 4 minutes away. I parked, spent about 30 minutes in the shop then got back in the car and drove home which is about 3 - 4 minutes from the shop. As I was parking I...
  5. Black Smoke and feels like stuttering when accelerating

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi All, I recently had an oil change with oil filter change(well approx 2 to 3 weeks ago) but today and yesterday there was like a stuttering noise when i accelerate and i told that a lot of black smoke was coming out the exhausts. any suggestions on what this might be? No oil lights are on...