1999 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Volkswagen Golf

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1999 Volkswagen Golf
$
650
to $
878
1999 Volkswagen Golf
$
783
to $
1,241
1999 Volkswagen Golf
$
939
to $
1,373
1999 Volkswagen Golf
$
99
to $
130
1999 Volkswagen Golf
$
516
to $
713

1999 Volkswagen Golf Problems

Reverse Gear Failures and Noise in Manual Transmission Models are Common

Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.

High 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.

Check Engine Light Due to Dirty/Failed Throttle Body

A dirty or failed throttle body can cause various drivability issues and illumination of the Check Engine Light.

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1999 Volkswagen Golf Questions

Master cylinder replacement bleed brakes (2 answers)

Brakes squeaking

will the manual transmission fit in my 1997 vw golf out of a 99 vw golf (1 answer)

i wanna take the transmission out of my 1999 and put it in my 97 will it fit

will start then die right a way then you can start it right back up and it dies (1 answer)

you can do this all day it always will start but dies the fuel pump is running has gas and it started doing this after i went and put gas in it i drove it home park it came out two hours later i and i started it and it runs for 3 to 5 seconds then dies but will start right back up but dies again ...

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1999 Volkswagen Golf Recalls

Recall 07V063000
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.
Recall 05V154000
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH GASOLINE ENGINES AND DOUBLE-LAYER FUEL TANKS, TENSION ON THE FUEL SUPPLY LINE MAY CAUSE THE FUEL PUMP SUPPLY NIPPLE TO CRACK WHICH COULD RESULT IN A LEAK.
Recall 03V155000
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.8L VR6 ENGINES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, ¿TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS.¿ THE RECOMMENDED COLD TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE PUBLISHED ON THE LABEL FOR TIRES OF THE SIZE 205/50 R15 86H IS 0.1 BAR (1.45 PS...

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1999 Volkswagen Golf Reviews

Bought the car used with 120,000 for $3,500. So far I've encountered no problems other than replacing a front wheel bearing(127,000). The transmission is tight and the engine has a lot of life left in it.

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