Reverse gear failures in the manual transmission models are common.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1990 Volkswagen Corrado
1990 Volkswagen Corrado
1990 Volkswagen Corrado Problems
The Check Engine Light may illuminate as a result of a oxygen sensor and coolant temperature sensor fail. Replacement if the failed part will be necessary to correct this issue.
The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
1990 Volkswagen Corrado Recalls (Recent)
Summary: IN THE EVENT THE ENGINE OVERHEATS AND THE VEHICLE IS OPERATED CONTINUOUSLY IN THAT CONDITION, THE COOLANT PRESSURE WILL RISE TO A LEVEL AT WHICH THE HEAT EXCHANGER COULD LEAK.Learn more »
Summary: THE FUEL FILTER HOUSING, WHICH SERVES AS THE BASE FOR THE FUEL PUMP (LOCATED IN THE FUEL TANK) COULD DEFORM, RESULTING IN THE FUEL PUMP BECOMING LOOSE.Learn more »
1990 Volkswagen Corrado Questions and Answers
Where is the thermostat on this car?!