2003 Volkswagen GTI Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Volkswagen GTI
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2003 Volkswagen GTI ProblemsEngine Oil LeaksMass Air Flow Sensor May Fail
The water pump may fail resulting in engine overheating and possible timing belt damage. Overheating and/or timing belt failure can result in very expensive engine repairs. As a precaution, it is recommended to inspect the timing belt and water pump at regular intervals.
2003 Volkswagen GTI QuestionsShudder when shifting to 3rd gear, smaller less noticeable shudder when shifting to 4th gear. (1 answer)
Hello, I had recently purchased a 2003 golf gti with a 1.8 turbo 4 cylinder engine. The vehicle has 139,000 miles on it. Before purchasing, I had a mechanic come out and look at the vehicle for a pre-purchase inspection, and ran the code P0303 (cylinder 3 misfire) which without test driving, told...