1992 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1992 Volkswagen Golf
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
Our experts translate recalls into plain English
1992 Volkswagen Golf ProblemsHigh Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
Heater core leaks are common in this model, more so if the wrong anti-freeze/coolant is used in the cooling system.
1992 Volkswagen Golf QuestionsHi Their, I can select reverse on the auto gearbox but none of the forward gears (1 answer)
will engage. the golf has over 200 000km on the odo.
My car will not go into any gears. It actually will go into reverse, but it's a hard crunch to get there. With the car turned off it shifts fine into all gears. The clutch does not slip and I replaced the clutch cable a few weeks ago. I'm lost as of now. It was shifting fine and then...