2006 Volkswagen Touareg Overview


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2006 Volkswagen Touareg Overview

While upgraded engines are on their way, they arrived too late for the 2006 model year, so the Volkswagen Touareg SUV was once again available with two engine options -- a 3.2-liter, 240-hp V6 and a 4.2-liter, 310-hp V8 engine, which is the same 4.2-liter used by Audi for its A8 and A6. Both engines are coupled with a six-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission that gives drivers the ability to shift manually.

The long list of standard features in the Touareg includes a dual-zone climate control system, heated front seats, a multifunction trip computer, power sunroof, power windows, remote power door locks, cruise control, leather and wood trim throughout, front and side airbags, rain-sensing windshield wipers, power heated exterior mirrors, an audio security system, and an anti-theft alarm system. Other features include traction control, stability control, braking assist, and front fog lights.

Drivers were impressed with the Touareg's handling, smooth ride, safety features, and interior, though some would have liked to have had third row seating. On the downside, several drivers noted that the vehicle required "frequent trips to refuel."


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Touareg Gearbox

Hi there, My 2006 v6 3.0 Touareg fantastic 4x4 but recently going threw the gears iv noticed Between 3rd and 4th it has a power loss like it's changed from 3rd to 4th but it hasent registered, the...

My 2006 Toureg Wipers Don't Work At Times

Where Is The Light Relay Box Located


Timing Chain

I have a engine noise, mechanic said that it is timing chain, is it normal that the chain to have issues at this mileage.my car is VW Touareq 2006, V6, 3.2L Petrol with 45,000 miles only.


My heater blower speed was working intermittently now stop working altogether