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1997 Volkswagen GTI Problems

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Most Common 1997 Volkswagen GTI Problems

Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
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2 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Drive Train Problems

2 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Electrical & Lights Problems

6 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Engine Problems

2 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

1 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Miscellaneous Problem

14 Known 1997 Volkswagen GTI Problems

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