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1997 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Volkswagen Golf

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Volkswagen Golf is between $485 and $592 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
33
1997 Volkswagen Golf
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$539
Annual Repair Cost
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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 c...
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 a...
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
my car find it difficult to climb through an incline road or a hill when i put on the AC. i have ...
Indicator lights went from not working intermittently to blinking twice or four times as fast whe...
It start once then no more ,if you take out the pipe from the filFilter,which goes to injectors t...
Overall (2 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
June 01, 2013
1997 Volkswagen Golf
I own a VW golf4.I had keeped it in garage for several years.After I installed a new battry it doesent start.Ignation seems ok but no gas in the engine.I tooked off the gas return pipe and it is dr...
July 08, 2010
1997 Volkswagen Golf
The car runs well and gets me around rather well, however, it has a lot of little problems that tend to build up over time. The exterior is poorly constructed and the styling is constantly falling...