The recall began on January 15, 2016. Replaced under warranty at approx. The approximate failure mileage was 165,000. Has had the car aligned three times. Volkswagen of ocala 5135 sw college rd, ocala, Florida 34474, 352 387-1330 was made aware of the failure and reprogrammed the engine in October of 2017. This is a defective part for which they have been fined in the past 2005.
The approximate failure mileage was 66,000. The vehicle was taken to shearer Volkswagen 2287 berlin state hwy, barre, vt 05641 where it was diagnosed and repaired. We have replaced all this and reset the code but it just comes back. Does not update when asked. Replaced under the extended warranty. Passenger side would not blow warm heated air. The highly-trained and certified technicians here at Carter Volkswagen have the knowledge and skills to quickly find out what is causing your check engine light to come on, and will have it fixed in no time at all.
The full blown research should come after the test drive. Available with three engines in eight trim levels, the is a Camry-killer in every aspect except sales. Really does feel like an affordable Phaeton. This statement and others indicate there is a disconnect between the service advisor, the mechanic and maybe even yourself. Remedy Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the connector, replacing it as necessary, free of charge.
I don't know what they did but they had it for an hour and told me to come back on Wed if the light doesn't go out. You May Need to Replace Your Catalytic Converter Designed to protect the environment by converting carbon monoxide to carbon dioxide, a malfunctioning catalytic converter is a primary reason why your check engine light may be on. Bad spark plugs or spark plug wires can damage the catalytic converter, as well as the ignition coils and O2 sensors and will have a negative impact on performance and fuel economy if not maintained. Car was towed to the dealership. I was thinking same thing if any harder mount is available on aftermarket auto parts. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Volkswagen customer service has been contacted by several affected owners in this matter and is unwilling to acknowledge that this flaw recognized in 06-07 vehicles extends into some 2008 vehicles and is denying coverage and disregarding the safety issue that follows failure of the camshaft due to the erosion of this part.
Mechanics cannot ttell me what is wrong. Remedy Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driveshaft heat shield, free of charge. Volkswagen issued an interim notification to owners on April 12, 2016, and will send a second notification when parts are available. Volume control works on restart. Being a 100% disabled vet. Bad after cooler coolent pump.
The contact stated that he then purchased another throttle body on-line but upon taken the vehicle back to the dealership he was informed that the computer needed replacement. I will post the terminology tomorrow once I go outside to shovel the snow. However, on October 30, 2012, the engine died completely. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987. If this community forum helped you save money on a purchase or repairs, please consider donating just a small percentage of what you saved using the 'donate' link. I had the vehicle towed to the local dealership and they confirmed that the failure of the 1 engine coil was the cause of the fire. You Have a Bad Catalytic Converter Your catalytic converter protects the environment around us by converting dangerous carbon monoxide into carbon dioxide.
Countdown began indicating the car would not start again. If this is still happening why don't they cover 2013 or change fuel pumps. . You can skip to the end and leave a response. Apparently the mechanics forgot to do the job the first time. Volkswagen issued an interim notification to owners on April 12, 2016, and will send a second notification when parts are available.
The technicians confirmed that my camshaft was identical to the recalled camshaft, and the cam follower wear was so extreme that the hpfp rod was eroding the cam surface directly. Replaced basically everything from the exhaust manifold back. Car has not run in over a year due to this problem and the cost to fix it. Error codes indicated that the problem was caused by substandard fuel. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the software needed to be updated. Damage to the catalytic converter is caused by lack of maintenance, so be sure to schedule regular service checks with the. I felt obligated to report this incident as it pertains to public safety.