1991 Volkswagen Passat Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1991 Volkswagen Passat

1991 Volkswagen Passat Problems

Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.

Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.

The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the  valve cover gasket is also common.

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1991 Volkswagen Passat Questions

The outside of the headlight glass has clouded over the last couple of years. Can it be cleaned?

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front end makes noise on the passenger side like the axle is going out but when traveling straight. What are other possible causes of the noise?

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1991 Volkswagen Passat Recalls

THE VENTURI TUBE LOCATED IN THE THROTTLE VALVE HOUSING CAN BECOME LOOSE AND FALL AGAINST THE THROTTLE PLATE.

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