2001 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Volkswagen Golf
- My car is having difficulty shifting from 2-3 & 3-4. It does a power-surge feel,
- headlight remains on when key removed at shut down .. also pointers on light bul
- 01 golf starts but has no headlights, directionals or heater.
- Car smells like rotten eggs?
- Vauxhall zafira 2.2petrol y 2001 traction controll light won't go over 40 mph ?
2001 Volkswagen Golf 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.
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.
2001 Volkswagen Golf Questions
Don't have manual to check fuses. Besides fuses what else could it be? Help!
check engine light is on also, but I'm not sure if that's related. Used ODB scanner and got error codes:
P0134 - Powertrain
P0341 - Powertrain
P1128 - Powertrain
P0139 - Powertrain
2001 Volkswagen Golf Recalls
2001 Volkswagen Golf Reviews
hi after the temp indicator reach 90 degrees , the coolent boiling i do not why. plz advice me about what could couse that ? ........ water pump , fan speed or that is normal with this model ?
This is my first and last Volkswagon. Bought it at 80,000 miles. Engineered great, but built like crap. 10,000 miles later: had to replace alternator, belt tensioner, brake line hose came out of its holder and rubbed up against the caliper spilling brake fluid all over, moonroof leaked water, after tearing apart I found out that two of the four drain hoses to the moonroof came out of their hold...