Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
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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.
Extensive transmission damage can occur in some of the automatic transmission models when the transmission oil cooler fails and allows coolant to mix with the automatic transmission fluid.
Throttle body failure is not uncommon and can lead to shifting issues with the automatic transmission and other drivability concerns.
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So I bought a 1995 VW Passat and the two back door handles have to be tugged at twice to open and sometimes more. The front door handles dont work at all. This happened out of nowhere too. Is this ...
Coolant temperature light is on. Coolant level is full. The owner's manual indicates fuse may be out, but has no instructions as to how to check/install fuse. The Manual refers to page 170,...