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1997 Volkswagen Golf Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Volkswagen Golf

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$682
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Volkswagen Golf is $682. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Volkswagen Golf Problems

1997 Volkswagen Golf vehicles have 12 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 Volkswagen Golf problem is: High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without ...
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.

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The Volkswagen Golf Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 25th out of 36 for compact cars. The average annual repair cost is $682 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the Golf.

1997 Volkswagen Golf Reviews

1997 Volkswagen Golf vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Body
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Most Common 1997 Volkswagen Golf Questions

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