The 1st generation of the Routan has a cumulative PainRank™ of 8.98. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? You could do worse (but you could also do better).
Owners of the 2009–2014 Routan model years have sent in 144 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the electrical (31%) followed by the engine (28%) and the brakes (10%).