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Engine 3.6L 6-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-40

  • Recommended Engine Oil:   API-SM

  • Drain Plug Torque:    22FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 6.5 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.6L 6-Cylinder: 0.036'' 

Engine 3.0L 6-Cylinder Dsl

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Recommended Engine Oil:  USE OIL MEETING ACEA+A3/B4 OR API SN (API SM) SPECIFICATIONS

  • Drain Plug Torque:    22FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 8.8 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.0L 6-Cylinder: 0.032'' 

Fuel

  • Capacity: 
    • Hybrid drive vehicle: 26.41 gal (100.0 l) of which about 3.17 gal (12.0 l) reserve

    • Gasoline engines: 26.41 gal (100.0 l) of which about 3.96 gal (15.0 l) reserve

    • Diesel engines: 26.41 gal (100.0 l) of which about 3.17 gal (12.0 l) reserve

Coolant

  • The engine cooling system is filled at the factory with a mixture of specially conditioned water and at least 40 percent of Volkswagen engine coolant additive G13 (TL-VW 774 J). This engine coolant additive is pink

Brake Fluid

  • Type:Volkswagen has developed a special brake fluid that is optimized for the brake system in your Volkswagen. Volkswagen recommends that you expressly use brake fluid that conforms to quality standard VW Standard 501 14 for optimum performance of the brake system. Check the information on the container for the brake fluid you want to use to make sure it meets the requirements for your vehicle.
  • Please note, however, that not all brake fluids that comply with U.S. Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard FMVSS 116 DOT 4 have the same chemical composition. Some of these brake fluids can contain chemicals that could, over time, degrade or damage internal parts of the vehicle’s brake system. Volkswagen, therefore, recommends that you use brake fluid that expressly complies with VW Standard 501 14 for optimum brake system performance over the long term

Windshield Washer

  • Capacity: The windshield washer fluid reservoir holds about 4.5 liters; in vehicles with a headlight washer system about 8 qts (7.5 liters).

Powertrain


Engine

Petrol:

  • 3.2 VR6 FSI 217 bhp (162 kW)

  • 3.2 VR6 FSI 237 bhp (177 kW)

  • 3.6 VR6 FSI 276 bhp (206 kW)

  • 4.2 V8 FSI 306 bhp (228 kW)

  • 6.0 W12 FSI 444 bhp (331 kW)

Diesel:

  • 2.5 R5 TDI 161 bhp (120 kW)

  • 2.5 R5 TDI 172 bhp (128 kW)

  • 3.0 V6 TDI 222 bhp (166 kW)

  • 5.0 V10 TDI 309 bhp (230 kW)

Transmission

  • 6-speed manual

  • 6-speed automatic

Fuel Consumption


Volkswagen Touareg Fuel Consumption

References


  1. 2010 Volkswagen Touareg Owners Manual 

  2. 2010 Volkswasgen Touareg- Class Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTNHTSA

 

Lights

Front Lights

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: H11-55W

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2827

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3457AK

    • 1156A

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H9-65W

    •  H7-55W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7-55W

    • HID-D1S

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 64136

  • Brake Light Bulb: 7506

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 6418

  • Parking Light Bulb: 2827

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 12496

  • Tail Light Bulb: 7225

Interior Lights

  • Courtesy Light Bulb: 2825

  • Dome Light Bulb: 6411

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 2825

  • Interior Door Light Bulb: 2821

  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 6411

  • Map Light Bulb: 2825