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1997 Volkswagen GTI Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Volkswagen GTI is $837. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Volkswagen GTI Problems

1997 Volkswagen GTI vehicles have 14 reported problems. The most commonly reported 1997 Volkswagen GTI problem is: High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems.

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1997 Volkswagen GTI Reliability Rating
Below Average

The Volkswagen GTI Reliability Rating is 3.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 33rd out of 36 for compact cars. The average annual repair cost is $837 which means it has poor ownership costs. While the frequency of repairs is high, the severity of those issues is lower than most cars, so you may experience a few more visits to your Volkswagen shop than normal.

Most Common 1997 Volkswagen GTI Questions

There are 14 related questions for 1997 Volkswagen GTI vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 1997 Volkswagen GTI questions.
After a large amount of head scratching i cannot solve my issue. Every time i open or close a door, or rock my car ba...
so i been having some trouble lately starting my gti, thinking its the ignition? sometimes it starts sometimes not, i...