I am looking to get out of the Passat for a while. I need advice on looking for a Touareg. I know to stay away from the 2004's. And from what I have read it's probably better to go with the V8 as it gets the same gas mileage as the V6 because it's under powered. This is most likely a graduation...
Gold T Reg
After three consecutive wins in the famously brutal Dakar Rally, Volkswagen is no stranger to cresting dunes and speeding across desert terrain. And now the German automaker has rolled in to Qatar with a pair of very special Touaregs.
I searched and found a ton of questions about adapters, offset and lug patterns but has anybody ever put touareg wheels on a passat? I've searched but maybe some of the passat guru's can find something.
I know this doesnt go here but I need an answer quick.
Airbag light is on in the Treg and VW scanned it and said the clock spring is bad and is $400 to replace total with labor $700. Never heard of a clock spring. Am I being had??
As many of us know, VE's dont come w footwell lighting and B6's dont keep the light on like the T-reg's... so I did something a little custom. I had Blue footwell lighting on my MKIV and decided the B6 should have red (classier). I bought the LEDs and hooked it up last night (30 min tops to...
yeah i stole it from the vortex, but here it is:
and more specs, info and pictures can be found here:
your thoughts? i kinda like it.
What do you guys think of the T-Reg?
I'm seriously considering one and am not sure if I should consider it or not. I like the Toyota 4runner almost as much, and the relliability should be better.
Opinions. ideas, thoughts?
Time For Pictures!!!!
People hard at work (none of which are me, lol... im takin the pics):
Ultimate Rake(halfway point):
Many thanks to Slimebucket for sellin me his Springs! Im soooo happy, it's been a long time coming!:biglaugh: :P
"Challenge "Dakar": Twelve months after the one-two finish in the category for two-wheel drive vehicles, Volkswagen is to take on the world's toughest rally yet again by competing in the 11,000 kilometre rally from Paris to Dakar for the first time with a brace of four-wheel driven Race-Touareg...