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1990 Volkswagen Passat Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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$649
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1990 Volkswagen Passat is $649. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1990 Volkswagen Passat Problems

1990 Volkswagen Passat vehicles have 4 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1990 Volkswagen Passat problem is: Coolant and Oil Leaks
The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. oil leaking from the  valve cover gasket is al...
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.

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The Volkswagen Passat Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 18th out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $649 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 Passat.

1990 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

1990 Volkswagen Passat vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Engine
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Most Common 1990 Volkswagen Passat Questions

There are 2 related questions for 1990 Volkswagen Passat vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
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1990 Volkswagen Passat Recalls

1990 Volkswagen Passat vehicles have 2 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 92V131000.
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