2011 Volkswagen Tiguan power issues

Asked by Jul 10, 2019 at 10:07 AM about the 2011 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 4-Door FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan.  A couple months ago my water pump
broke causing all of the coolant in the car to spill out the bottom as soon as it
was filled.  We had a friend replace it for the price of the part but after that
the car had some new problems. The EPC and check engine lights are on
and when you turn the key the car turns over a few times before it starts.
Sometimes this takes up to 8 seconds before starting.  Also, it has a really
hard time accelerating and loses power fast when going up any incline.  I
replaced the camshaft position sensor but that didn't seem to fix it. Now, it is
also flashing the red oil light whenever the car is parked or stopped. WHAT

No Answers Yet

Your Answer:

Volkswagen GTI Experts

  • #1
  • #2
  • #3
    Nathan Brooks
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealersTM


Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Golf R
24 Great Deals out of 2,714 listings starting at $10,995
Used Volkswagen Golf
63 Great Deals out of 2,604 listings starting at $2,250
Used Volkswagen Jetta
397 Great Deals out of 33,019 listings starting at $1,099
Used BMW 3 Series
716 Great Deals out of 25,287 listings starting at $1,600
Used Honda Civic
708 Great Deals out of 54,176 listings starting at $697
Used Ford Mustang
648 Great Deals out of 39,926 listings starting at $995
Used Subaru Impreza WRX
28 Great Deals out of 982 listings starting at $1,999
Used Audi A4
267 Great Deals out of 12,535 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Focus
644 Great Deals out of 21,234 listings starting at $500
Used Honda Accord
916 Great Deals out of 68,862 listings starting at $999
Used Mazda MAZDA3
299 Great Deals out of 20,413 listings starting at $1,000
Used Volkswagen Passat
474 Great Deals out of 14,235 listings starting at $1,200

Used Cars for Sale

2019 Volkswagen GTI For Sale
3,041 listings starting at $22,950
2018 Volkswagen GTI For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 171 listings starting at $20,316
2017 Volkswagen GTI For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 459 listings starting at $11,499
2016 Volkswagen GTI For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 509 listings starting at $11,906
2015 Volkswagen GTI For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 312 listings starting at $9,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.