2003 Volkswagen Jetta Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Volkswagen Jetta
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2003 Volkswagen Jetta Problems
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
2003 Volkswagen Jetta Questions
My #4 piston is cracked n i want it replaced how much for parts n labor
The only way would be a leaking head gasket for the 2 fluids to mix, are there any other possibilities to check for?
AC was working fine until the fan belt broke, drove the car until the battery finally died. After fixing the belt AC and fan don't work anymore
2003 Volkswagen Jetta Recalls
2003 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews
I HATE this car!!! Have spent thousands on it! I have had it 3 years and something is always going wrong. Fuel pump problems, electrical, fuse, lights, AC and wheel bearing issues. It only has 56k miles.
Bought it used 4yrs ago and spent $0 on repairs it cost me more in speeding tickets than anything else. Just a fun little car that handles great, good.on gas. Top Speed-125mph not bad for the 2.0L-Only bad thing is my wife keeps buggin me to give her car back.
Continuos electrical problems. Many problems have been brought up to VW but they have a big lack of concern. Engine coils, Electrical shorts, leaks. This car of mine just caught fire. Ill never own another VW.