Close

2012 Volkswagen Golf Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2012 Volkswagen Golf

Looking for repair information or to purchase this vehicle?
Choose the information you want to see here, in one click!
Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop
$682
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 2012 Volkswagen Golf is $682. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2012 Volkswagen Golf Problems

2012 Volkswagen Golf vehicles have 3 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2012 Volkswagen Golf problem is: Check Engine Light Due to Dirty/Failed Throttle Body
A dirty or failed throttle body can cause various drivability issues and illumination of the check engine light.
Drivers of the volkswagen golf may experience a clunking noise associated with acceleration from a stop, or downshift...

Find a Certified Mechanic

Find a high quality auto repair shop or dealer near you
x
Above Average

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 poor ownership costs. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the Golf.

Most Common 2012 Volkswagen Golf Questions

There are 4 related questions for 2012 Volkswagen Golf vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Ob2 codes are 6470, 1378, 1674, 1325
At what point should i change my timing belt. how many miles i mean.
Not your car? Find reviews for your car now: