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  1. Want to Buy: RNS2 Wanted!

    Hi guys and ladies (?), I’m looking for RNS2 multimedia for reasonable price :) please, help me out.
  2. Mystery: Case of the Dead Head

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    2009 T2 TDI: When the car is turned on, the VW splash comes on the Nav screen. Then it just goes black. The screen sits like this for a few minutes and then the process starts again. I never get to see the Nav. The radio doesn't work at all. Nothing. Dealer says the "head" unit is dead---shorted...
  3. For Sale: 05 Brake pads, Rotors and More

    Sold my Treg need to get this stuff outta the garage. New In box Magnaflow Cats for v6 $300 New in box Hawk brake pads front and rear (bigger brake option) $80 New in box rotors front and rear $60 Direct fit Android base multimedia player and backup camera $200 Im not on here much anymore so...
  4. 2004 Touareg Front Speaker Issue

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hey All, So I have been having an issue with my Touareg for awhile now and I am not sure if my research is true. My front speakers would work for a few weeks then would stop working for a couple, then would work for a couple, etc... so sometime this winter my battery died and then my front...
  5. Stereo Wiring Colours

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    I have a 2004 with a factory CD/radio with analogue amp and 10 speakers. I have a new JVC headunit ordered and want to mate it to the current amp/speakers. I an not worried about steering wheel control via canbus. Can someone help re wiring colours? I assume that I should wire the preamp outputs...
  6. 2012 RNS-850, HD Radio stations all in mono, not stereo

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Just took delivery of a 2012 Lux TDI. I've noticed that all the FM stations broadcasting in digital "HD Radio" seem to be playing in mono on the 850, not stereo. If I go to the Setup, Radio menu and disable (uncheck) HD Radio, the station immediately flips to stereo (in analog). Turn the HD back...
  7. Stereo Will Not Turn On. Need Help!!???

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Hello out my fellow Touareg enthusiasts!! I ran into a recent problem trying to install an aftermarket head unit from SmartAuto24 in my 2004 Touareg. The unit was working normally for a day or 2 and started flickering and cutting in an out. I tried to connect the ACC lead (red wire)...
  8. Good 2011+ Sport/LX Audio Upgrade for Cheap

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Hi There, I too was disappointed by the factory sound in my 2012 Lux TDI. So I tried to find an upgrade that: - was affordable - didn't affect the operation of the factory controls - didn't affect storage - was removable without sign it was there - sounded good. I ended up buying: - Alpine...
  9. New to Touareg - about to buy - question

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all, I'm very close to negotiating for a 2012 TDI Exec - and I have a couple questions that I don't entirely trust the dealer to answer for me :) Thought perhaps people here can help - I've looked, but not thus far located definitive answers. 1. The rear-view/backup camera The dealer...
  10. Replacing Factory Amp

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    I'm looking to replace the factory amp with a BOSS 1500w amplifier. I know the stock amp is located above the CD changer on the passenger side of the trunk, but I'm not quite sure how to attack it. Knowing VW I'm sure you can't just swap them out, waay too easy. Am I going to have to remove the...
  11. Please post pics of your custom stereo

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    I've searched all over and can't find good pics of a custom stereo on a Touareg!!! WTF doesn't anyone upgrade their factory stuff??? I want to put a custom box into the back "trunk" quarter panel and was curious if anyone has tried this or has seen it done. Please post your pics if you have...
  12. Factory Nav/Stereo/Antenna Wiring Diagram

    Mobile Electronics and In Car Entertainment
    Hi All, For some reason when I bought my treg, there were some parts missing that I didn't know about (bought it without seeing it). 2005 V8 with factory Nav/Stereo/CD Changer. It was missing the two antenna boosters that go inside the top of the rear hatch, and the two antenna cables that...