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1990 Volkswagen GTI Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1990 Volkswagen GTI

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1990 Volkswagen GTI is between $684 and $836 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
43
1990 Volkswagen GTI
scores in the middle range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$760
Annual Repair Cost
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The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the  valve cover gasket is also common.
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 a...
Heater core leaks are common in this model, more so if the wrong anti-freeze/coolant is used in the cooling system.
the car info is wrong, they don't have my year or anything, so i lied so my question could go thr...
not so sure if there is a relay or fuse on vw gti headlight.. i don't like fixing these kind of c...
Have a 90 golf gti 1.8 & car was running fine till one day it quits on me. engine turn over but, ...
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Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
December 21, 2008
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