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2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

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Most Common 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems

One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
The rear brakes tend to wear out quickly; rotors may need replacement by the first brake job. Our technicians recommend that the brakes be inspected for wear regularly.
Drivers of the Volkswagen Golf TDI may experience a clunking noise associated with acceleration from a stop, or downshifting for hard acceleration. This will also be accompanied by a light impact s...
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1 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Brakes Problem

The rear brakes tend to wear out quickly; rotors may need replacement by the first brake job. Our technicians recommend that the brakes be inspected for wear regularly.

0 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Drive Train Problems

0 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Electrical & Lights Problems

1 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Engine Problem

The 2009-2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI 2.0L engine is equipped with a mechanical high pressure fuel pump (HPFP) which delivers highly pressurized fuel needed to run the clean diesel engine. This pump is...

0 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

A musty odor may be noted from the heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) system after sitting for two hours or more due to condensation in the heater case. Our technicians tell us that a cleaner is ...

0 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Maintenance Problems

3 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Miscellaneous Problems

One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
Drivers of the Volkswagen Golf TDI may experience a clunking noise associated with acceleration from a stop, or downshifting for hard acceleration. This will also be accompanied by a light impact s...

0 Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Problems & Complaints

One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
A musty odor may be noted from the heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) system after sitting for two hours or more due to condensation in the heater case. Our technicians tell us that a cleaner is ...
Drivers of the Volkswagen Golf TDI may experience a clunking noise associated with acceleration from a stop, or downshifting for hard acceleration. This will also be accompanied by a light impact s...
The 2009-2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI 2.0L engine is equipped with a mechanical high pressure fuel pump (HPFP) which delivers highly pressurized fuel needed to run the clean diesel engine. This pump is...
The rear brakes tend to wear out quickly; rotors may need replacement by the first brake job. Our technicians recommend that the brakes be inspected for wear regularly.
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