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  1. Problems, Bugs & Fixes
    Hello all, I bought my Tiguan back in December around 109k miles. After a week or so of driving, I got an EPC and check engine light on the highway and it went into limp mode. Turns out it was due to faulty ignition coils, warn spark plugs. Also, the water pump was leaking. So I scheduled for...
  2. Engines & Transmission
    I've installed a brand new turbo (borg warner 53039880290), new gaskets all around, new seal/crush washers, pre-lubed (to the brim) of the oil intake banjo bolt hole, exhaust manifold bolts torqued in proper order to 20ft lb, as far as I can tell, all hoses and connections are solid, no visible...
  3. General Discussion
    I had originally posted this within someone else's thread but have broken it out separately as per suggestion from shawng. Our 2014 Tig has been randomly going in to limp mode for months, lighting up the coil light and logging these codes. It has previously cleared itself from limp mode when...
  4. General Discussion
    My 2013 Tiguan is in need of a turbocharger after the dreaded P0299 code and having a shop inspection revieled the worst case senerio. I've found a great private shop to deal with to avoid paying enormous costs at the dealership. My question is does anyone know which part manufacture was the OEM...
  5. General Discussion
    Not sure if anyone can help, but it's worth a shot! On Monday my partner and I purchased this vehicle, and half way home on the highway it went into limp mode. Thankfully we have 3 months warranty so they will repair it, the only issue is we're over 50km away from the dealer. I was wondering if...
  6. Problems, Bugs & Fixes
    Hi All, I have a 2010 Tiguan that had the P0299 code come in a few weeks back. I replaced a completely trashed DV and a sensor, and on the drive home form the shop the CEL came in again, same code. The CEL will clear on it's own every now and again, and tends to come back in when I am...
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