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2011 Volkswagen CC repairs by problem area

Engine (34%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (10%)

Suspension and Steering (12%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (22%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (10%)

Other (5%)

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2011 Volkswagen CC

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Volkswagen CC in Washington, United States
Jan 2016 - Feb 2016
Jan 2016

21000 mi
Water pump failure 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 6-speed manual FWD

Volkswagen CC in Colorado, United States
Feb 2014 - Dec 2015
Feb 2014

39000 mi

US $1
3 trips to dealer. Fuel pump died, new pump controller power steering red warning light on no power steering Dealer reprograms computer,installs new battery, replaces rack and pinion assembly. Total cost near 3000 dollars! No warranty! 
Dec 2015

60000 mi
rack and pinion 
Volkswagen CC in Wisconsin, United States
Feb 2013 - Sep 2016
Feb 2014

34000 mi
Check engine light came on, Fuel injector replaced under extended warranty at no charge. 
Jul 2014

37000 mi
Engine light on. Intake manifold runner sensor switch faulty. Replaced under warranty. 
Jul 2015

44300 mi
passenger seat Air bag sensor intermittently indicates false positive passenger. 
Oct 2015

45000 mi

US $50
Airbag sensor continued to malfunction. Dealer replaced right seat belt buckle. Sensor still malfunctioned. Dealer replaced seat harness. 
Sep 2016

55000 mi

US $60
Bulb fault lights went on for left front headlight and right rear taillight. 
Volkswagen CC in Indiana, United States
Oct 2010 - Sep 2016
Aug 2012

23500 mi
Faulty air intake valve. 
Sep 2012

25000 mi
Faulty air valve imported and replaced. 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 6-speed automated manual FWD

Volkswagen CC in Illinois, United States
Apr 2014 - Jul 2014
Apr 2014

27000 mi
My steering wheel makes a constant clicking noise while turning. It occurred both when the car is stationary and moving. 
Volkswagen CC in Massachusetts, United States
Jan 2014 - Sep 2016
Dec 2015

65000 mi

US $450
Repair rear brakes due to normal usage. 
May 2016

70000 mi

US $325
Replace dying battery. 
Volkswagen CC in Missouri, United States
May 2014 - Mar 2016
Dec 2015

100000 mi

US $600
rough idle,rough acceleration 
Volkswagen CC in New York, United States
Nov 2010 - Oct 2011
May 2011

5000 mi
Noise in front suspension.  
Volkswagen CC in California, United States
Nov 2012 - Sep 2014
Jun 2014

37000 mi

US $2000
Fuel pump controls module filter. it took three days for dealer to change everything else until they find module bad. 
Sep 2014

37000 mi
DSG was working rather strange. DSG was delaying engagement unpredictable and random. It came to the point when I press accelerator and vehicle would wait for second or two before start movement. When driving becomes a science - it's time to move on. 
Volkswagen CC in Florida, United States
Jun 2012 - Dec 2015
Oct 2013

35300 mi
Manual operation of DSG was not as smooth as when new. i.e the problem was with the physical shifting of gears. Dealer opened the transmission, found the lube to be below factory spec, added more lube/ fluid. Problem resolved - under warranty. 
Dec 2013

36000 mi
Volume control on the steering wheel stopped working. Repaired under warranty. 
Nov 2015

47700 mi

US $200
Malfunctioning Spark Plug #2. 
Dec 2015

48000 mi

US $100
Malfunctioning Spark Plug #3 
Volkswagen CC in Pennsylvania, United States
Jan 2011 - Dec 2013
Jan 2013

17700 mi
Water pump found to be leaking repaired under warranty Oil leak found at turbocharger 
Volkswagen CC in Florida, United States
Sep 2010 - Dec 2013
Sep 2012

33000 mi
Plastic underbody cover near drivers side wheel came loose and needed to be reattached. 
Dec 2013

60000 mi
Trunk latch inoperable via remote or interior button 
Volkswagen CC in Texas, United States
Nov 2010 - Nov 2014
Mar 2013

31000 mi
Radio unit was non-responsive at random times. Warranty replacement. 
Nov 2014

58000 mi

US $800
Radio broke, no sound, black screen. Replaced by dealer(Rusty Wallis - Thanks Evan) free of charge with assistance from VWOA. 
Volkswagen CC in Illinois, United States
Dec 2012 - Jun 2013
Feb 2013

30500 mi
Trim between rear window and trunk lid cracked. Repaired under warranty. 
Volkswagen CC in Nevada, United States
Mar 2013 - Sep 2016
Apr 2013

23700 mi
Rear trim piece under rear window cracked and replaced under warranty. Very common problem with all CCs. 
Jan 2016

68700 mi

US $600
Intake manifold flap failure code. Replaced whole manifold. 
May 2016

72000 mi
Intake flaps failing. Check engine light 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 170hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 6-speed manual FWD

Volkswagen CC in Great Britain
Feb 2011 - Sep 2016
Mar 2014

32000 mi
Compressor failed 
Jun 2016

55000 mi

£1500
ABS unit and ABS sensor 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 140hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 6-speed manual FWD

Volkswagen CC in Great Britain
Nov 2011 - Jun 2013
Jun 2013

34000 mi
Initially diagnosed as a DMF problem, it turned out to be a failed clutch bearing, both bearing and clutch were replaced under warranty 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 140hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 6-speed automated manual FWD

Volkswagen CC in Ireland
Feb 2015 - Sep 2016
Jun 2016

141980 mi

€130
Rear left and right abs sensor 
Sep 2016

148800 mi

€100
Shock tops bearing left and right replaced 
Volkswagen CC in South Africa
May 2011 - Jan 2015
Nov 2014

53940 mi
Rear view camera failed and was replaced under full maintenance contract. 

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2011 Volkswagen CC 4dr Sedan

280-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Volkswagen CC in Texas, United States
Nov 2010 - Oct 2016
Mar 2011

5000 mi
Plastic wheel panels were torn from simply driving in some snow. After harrassing the dealer and contacting the regional VW Mgr, they finally covered it under warranty.  
Jan 2012

16000 mi
Engine light 

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