1996 Volkswagen GTI Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Volkswagen GTI
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1996 Volkswagen GTI ProblemsPower windows fail more often than manually operated window cranks
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
1996 Volkswagen GTI Questionsbattery stays running (1 answer)
1.when I turn the engine off, the "battery running" buzzing sound stay on, even when the key is out of the ignition. What could be malfunctioning? 2. My right running lamp stays on when the car is off, with (Q.1)and will drain the battery, so I have to disconnect the battery terminal, h...
losses oil pressure dramatically when it gets hot. does not leak