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Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

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Most Common Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure.
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1 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Brake Problem

2 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Drive Train Problems

4 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Electrical & Lights Problems

8 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Engine Problems

5 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Exhaust & Emissions Problems

2 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

2 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Miscellaneous Problems

24 Known Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Volkswagen Golf TDI years 2005, 2006, and 2000 are the most likely to experience problems.
2005 Volkswagen Golf TDI
2006 Volkswagen Golf TDI
2000 Volkswagen Golf TDI
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