1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
Electrical issues that are difficult to diagnose—and sometimes intermittent—are typically due to ground wiring issues. The most troublesome ground locations are under the battery or at the engine.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.