Self Study Program 452 – The 3.0L V6 245kW TSI engine with supercharger in the Touareg Hybrid

VAG SSP 452. The 3.0 l V6 engine with supercharger and hybrid drive sees Volkswagen employ a new drive concept. The engine is fitted in the Touareg Hybrid model year 2011. You will find further information in self-study programme SSP 450 “The Touareg Hybrid”. The engine has already been used at Audi without the  hybrid combination.

By incorporating new technology and combining the direct injection method, the resulting engine concept is extremely impressive in terms of  compact design, acoustics, response and fuel consumption.

The engine has very diverse characteristics. It is therefore suited to driving styles ranging from comfort-oriented to very sporty. The  sporty  configuration of the engine in particular is aimed at a special group of customers. The so-called take-off performance of the vehicle plays a major role here. The aim is to achieve the greatest possible acceleration between traffic lights in urban traffic.


  • Introduction
  • Engine Components
  • Air Supply
  • Cooling System
  • Exhaust Gas Treatment
  • Oil Supply
  • Fuel System
  • Engine Management
  • Service
  • Glossary – explanation of HIGHLIGHTED terms
  • Test Yourself

Please note that only persons with technical training in electrics may work on the vehicle once the battery has been disconnected.

The self-study programme portrays the design and function of new developments. 
The contents will not be updated.
For current testing, adjustment and repair instructions, refer to the relevant After Sales literature.

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 52

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