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1998 Volkswagen Jetta Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Volkswagen Jetta

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The annual maintenance cost of a 1998 Volkswagen Jetta is $632. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1998 Volkswagen Jetta Problems

1998 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles have 14 reported problems. The most commonly reported 1998 Volkswagen Jetta problem is: High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems.

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1998 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

1998 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Body
Overall (4 Reviews)
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Electrical & Lights
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Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
1998 Volkswagen Jetta Reliability Rating
Below Average

The Volkswagen Jetta Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 21st out of 36 for compact cars. The average annual repair cost is $632 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 Jetta.

Most Common 1998 Volkswagen Jetta Questions

There are 14 related questions for 1998 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 1998 Volkswagen Jetta questions.

1998 Volkswagen Jetta Recalls

1998 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles have 2 known recalls. The most common recall is: Volkswagen Recalls 1997-2003 Models Due to Possible Fuel Leakage.