1996 Volkswagen Cabrio Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio is between $458 and $560 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1996 Volkswagen Cabrioscores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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Annual Repair Cost
A coolant leak may develop after oil filter replacement. When tightening or loosening the oil filter the filter housing may turn damaging the coolant o-ring seal. The recommended procedure is to ho...
Throttle body failure is not uncommon and can lead to shifting issues with the automatic transmission and other drivability concerns.
A damaged water pump impeller may cause an engine overheating condition. Our technicians tell us the repair should include replacement of the water pump, thermostat, and flushing the cooling system.
Engine cranks, but won't start. Fuses are okay and belts all look good including timing belt.
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Electrical & Lights
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
November 22, 2010
1996 Volkswagen Cabrio
see hears the thing the car looks and handles like a charm but the car has some major hidden problems like the tac will work when it wantes to or the miss fires that happen all the time other than ...
May 01, 2009
how do you take out the fuel pump??? i dont know if its stuck or i have to unscrew it somewhere
December 15, 2008
A used cabrio is an *awesome* deal. Cheap, fun, and light, they'll toss out more performance than you'd believe - who would have thought you could get whiplash with a beater 110hp convertible? This...