TSB Watch – Volkswagen: Top 10 Fixes For Popular VW Models
Every year, Volkswagen issues hundreds of Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) covering everything from sunroof leaks to new oil specifications. TSBs are communication tools provided to help technicians address problems in the field and to expedite the repair process by arming them with brand-specific service information. Below are some of the 10 best Volkswagen TSBs that
European Oil Specifications
If a manufacturer introduces a new vehicle with a new ACEA sequence specification, the oil must be on shelves.
VW/Audi Surround View Camera Calibration (VIDEO)
Joe Keene discusses how to calibrate the surround view system on a VW/Audi vehicle.
Solving VW False Fuel Pressure Reading
First, verify the customer did not run out of fuel at the time the DTCs were stored.
Servicing Volkswagen Gas Engine Vacuum Pumps
Vacuum brake boosters will probably be with us for a long time. It is the most efficient and economical way to amplify the force exerted by the driver. But where the booster gets its vacuum is changing. VW has been using vacuum pumps to power the brake booster on its diesel-powered vehicles for almost 40
VW Key Programming
What do you do if the keyless entry remote won’t unlock the doors, or if the key won’t start the vehicle?
VW Intake Manifold
Some owners of VWs & Audis have experienced performance or drivability concerns tied to faulty intake manifolds.
Air Ride Diagnostics: 2003-2010 VW Touareg Applications
The Volkswagen Touareg was the first VW SUV and the first to get an air-ride suspension system. The luxury SUV shares the same platform as the Audi Q7 and Porsche Cayenne. This is a full-feature air ride system designed to improve comfort, stability, and off-road capabilities. Some vehicles with the 4XMotion option will also have
Common VW Oil & Coolant Leak Solutions
As Volkswagens reach the end of their warranty, they will begin to come to your shop with oil and coolant leaks.
Volkswagen Engine Misfire Diagnosis
Misfire faults have been related to conditions like loose/damaged electrical connections, poor circuit grounds and more.
VW EVAP Canister Purge Valve Diagnosis
Performing a function test and vacuum check are essential for proper diagnosis and avoiding any unnecessary replacements.