The 2nd generation of the Touareg has a cumulative PainRank™ of 1.76. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 2011–2017 Touareg model years have sent in 17 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (29%) followed by the exhaust (11%) and the fuel system (11%).