Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
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1992 Volkswagen Fox
1992 Volkswagen Fox Problems
The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Extensive transmission damage can occur in some of the automatic transmission models when the transmission oil cooler fails and allows coolant to mix with the automatic transmission fluid.
Reverse gear failures in the manual transmission models are common.
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Summary: IN THE EVENT OF A COOLING SYSTEM COMPONENT FAILURE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN, THE COOLANT CAN OVERHEAT CAUSING THE COOLING SYSTEM PRESSURE TO RISE TO A LEVEL WHERE A LEAK IN THE HEAT EXCHANGER CAN OCCUR.Learn more »