Is a 2012 Volkswagen Routan reliable?

Very reliable Mini Van This minivan is reliable, has a strong motor, performs well and has a lot of safety features. The seats and the console are cheaply made!

Is the Volkswagen Routan reliable?

The Volkswagen Routan Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 8th out of 8 for minivans. The average annual repair cost is $745 which means it has average ownership costs.

Is Volkswagen Routan a Dodge Caravan?

The new Volkswagen Routan minivan is, in fact, a rebadged Chrysler Town and Country/Dodge Grand Caravan, sharing the Chrysler vans’ platform, engines, transmissions and suspension architecture, not to mention their Windsor, Ontario, assembly line.

How much can a 2012 Volkswagen Routan tow?

2,000 to 3,600 lbs
2012 Volkswagen Routan/Towing capacity

Where is the starter on a Volkswagen Routan?

The starter on the vw Routan is located inside the steering column and is connected to the ignition where you put the keys in.

Can a VW Routan tow a camper?

The towing capacity of Volkswagen Routan varies from 2,000 To 3,600 lbs.

Can a Jetta TDI pull a trailer?

Theoretically, a VW Jetta can tow a pop-up camper, but Volkswagen does not recommend installing a towing bar to this model as it can affect your warranty. The base version of the VW Jetta wouldn’t do too much, but with the SportWagen configuration you can tow up to 2000 lbs. (900 kg). Wagon 4D TDI 4 Cyl.

Are there any problems with the VW Routan?

We love the DVD player and space in the van. Problems include, doors closing on their own automatically which is a safety issue. The vehicle also has some running issues of shifting hard and not transitioning gears well. I love the body style of the van and the interior is comfortable.

What kind of car is the 2012 Routan Trendline?

The 2012 Routan Trendline has given me nothing but headaches, the engine is all Chrysler parts.I have nothing but electrical issues, sensor issues, and the a/c system is so-so. My vehicle mimics a 2012 Dodge Caravan and a 2008 Town and Country.

When did the VW Routan minivan come out?

None of us liked the Routan when we tested it in 2009. It’s really just a slightly tweaked and rebadged version of the dated Chrysler Town & Country minivan without the Town & Country’s handy fold-in-the-floor second-row seats or swiveling captain’s chairs.