Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1995 Volkswagen Golf
1995 Volkswagen Golf
1995 Volkswagen Golf Problems
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
The engine may develop an overheating condition due to a damaged water pump impeller. Our technicians tell us the repair should include replacement of the water pump, thermostat, and flushing the cooling system.
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
Electrical issues that are difficult to diagnose—and sometimes intermittent—are typically due to ground wiring issues. The most troublesome ground locations are under the battery or at the engine.
1995 Volkswagen Golf Recalls (Recent)
Summary: THE JACKS SUPPLIED WITH THESE VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH AN IMPROPERLY MACHINED SPINDLE, SO THAT A SHARP RIDGE ON THE EDGE OF SPINDLE'S THREAD WOULD HAVE REMAINED.Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE BOLTS SECURING THE FRONT HOOD LATCH CAN LOOSEN OVER TIME. THE LATCH WOULD MOVE CAUSING DISENGAGEMENT OF THE HOOD STRIKER FROM THE LATCH.Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE REAR BRAKE LINE ON THE PASSENGER SIDE WAS ROUTED TOO CLOSE TO THE CORNER OF THE FUEL TANK. THE LINE COULD BE DAMAGED BY CHAFING AGAINST THE FUEL TANK.Learn more »
Summary: WHEN INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLES, A TIE WRAP IS USED TO GUIDE THE CRUISE CONTROL CABLE IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. SOME TIE WRAPS HAVE BEEN INSTALLED WITH A LARGE LOOP OPENING IMPROPERLY GUIDING THE CABLE WHICH COULD PREVENT THE THROTTLE FROM RETURNING TO ITS FULL IDLE POSITION.Learn more »
1995 Volkswagen Golf Questions and Answers
I blew, what I believe, is the fuel pump/0-2 sensor fuse twice now. I had it in to my mechanic and he said the wiring to the fuel pump looks fine. Any ideas? Unfortunately I don't have an owne...
BATTERY WONT HOLD A CHARGE
HOW DO I CHECK FOR DRAWS ON THE SYSTEM WHEN MY BATTERY IS GOOD AND ALTERNATOR IS FINE,HOW AND WHERE DO I CHECK FOR THESE DRAWS ON THE SYSTEM,I CHECKED ALL THE FUSES AND EVEN DISCONNECTED RADIO
and how do i take it out
My VW Golf has been doing this since about 2 to 3 months now. I have replaced numerous parts in the car since I got it almost a year ago (thanks to the trustworthy owner prior to me *sarcasm*). So ...
1995 Volkswagen Golf Reviews
This car is a must to maintain. Not just your regular oil changes but you also need to make sure to keep every electrical connection nice and clean or check engine light will start going off everywhere. After you do this car runs excellent. Changed too many goot sensors not realizing it was connections. Changed all wiring and now keep everything clean, Once a month. Car runs great after this.