Volkswagen Tiguan

Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching

Ford Escape and Fusion, Volkswagen Golf, Golf Wagon and Tiguan, and Audi A6, A7, S6, S7 and RS7 also recalled large numbers for variety of problems. Read More

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About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more Read More

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Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem Read More

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Nearly 150,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in April

April recalls totalled 35, affecting 147,607 vehicles from 25 makes Read More

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VW boosts Tiguan engine to 2.0 litres

Modifications in components and software boost size and power outputs Read More

New Cars May 23, 2017, 11:00 PM

VW goes to great lengths to keep Tiguan fresh

Debuting in Geneva, Tiguan Allspace bridges gap between Tiguan and Touareg

New compact SUV adds extra 109 mm to wheelbase (with resultant increase in overall length of 215 mm), using extra length for optional third row seats. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Audi airbag, coolant recalls affects 583,000 vehicles

Q5 SUV most affected, but also A4, A5, A6, A7, Q7 and a couple VWs

Vehicles with 2.0T engines may have water pump fails; sunroofs on Q5s may leak into side air-curtains; and, others may have faulty front restraints. Read More

Car Safety Jan 29, 2017, 9:30 PM

VW stretches out Tiguan to add two seats

European Tiguan to carry Allspace name, not in North America or China

As the name indicates, the added length will translate into a larger cabin, with room for seven, thanks to a wheelbase lengthening of 11 cm (4.33 in.). Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Dec 16, 2016, 9:15 PM


Volkswagen recalls 7 models for airbag connections

Faulty steering wheel electric connection could result in airbag failure

VW CC (2010-14), Eos (2010-13), Golf/GTI (2011-14), Jetta (2010-13), Jetta SportWagen (2011-13), Passat (2010-14) and Tiguan (2010-14) all affected. Read More

Car Safety Aug 14, 2015, 11:00 PM