2002 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Volkswagen Golf
2002 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.
2002 Volkswagen Golf Questions
My drivers seat belt does not retract. Can you send seat belt removal instructions?
It takes up to 5 seconds to start. Someone mechanics says that is some kind of sensor that need to be changed and other says it is normal for Diesel engine to take up to 5 second to start.
and the down one normal
2002 Volkswagen Golf Recalls
2002 Volkswagen Golf Reviews
Solid car for the money. Terrific brakes, great premium sound system. If you try to change the head lights yourself - do a google search, not that easy - follow the directions to the letter.