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1997 Volkswagen Passat Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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$649
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Volkswagen Passat is $649. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Volkswagen Passat Problems

1997 Volkswagen Passat vehicles have 5 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 Volkswagen Passat problem is: ABS Light Due to ABS Control Module Failure
The anti-lock brake system (abs) control module may fail causing the abs light to illuminate. failed modules should b...
Clogged drains can allow rainwater to accumulate in the plenum tray (at the base of the windshield). the water may le...

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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.
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Most Common 1997 Volkswagen Passat Questions

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Well the engine wasn't holding water cause of a leak in the hose from the water pump to the engine, i drove the car w...
Well the engine wasn't holding water cause of a leak in the hose from the water pump to the engine, i drove the car w...
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