Inspect CV Boots and Joints at Each Service on Volkswagen Passat W8

Our technicians recommend having the constant velocity (CV) boots and CV joints inspected at each service. Servicing torn CV boots early can prevent the need to replace the CV half shaft or CV joint.

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Average mileage: 38,500 (38,500–38,500)
Drive Train affected: 4WD
3 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2004
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problem details
2002 Volkswagen Passat W8 - 4WD 38,500 mi,
Left front CV boot torn and leaking. $250 parts and labor