Aging plastic components in the cooling system—including the connecting pipes to the radiator—can fail unexpectedly.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1996 Volkswagen EuroVan
1996 Volkswagen EuroVan
1996 Volkswagen EuroVan Problems
Due to the breakdown of the throw out bearing, premature clutch failure is common.
Our technicians recommend having the constant velocity (CV) boots and CV joints inspected at each service. Servicing torn CV boots early can prevent the need to replace the CV half shaft or CV joint.
The rear brakes tend to wear out quickly; rotors may need replacement by the first brake job. Our technicians recommend that the brakes be inspected for wear regularly.
Reverse gear failures in the manual transmission models are common.
1996 Volkswagen EuroVan Questions and Answers
After driving 15 hours air conditioning went out then smelled like burning then a loud noise like metal on metal sound turned off then restarted. Let cool down but will not start again is the fue...