1990 Volkswagen Jetta Problems

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Most Common 1990 Volkswagen Jetta Problems

Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
An ignition coil or spark plug may fail unexpectedly resulting in an engine misfire and possible illumination of the Check Engine Light.
Electrical issues that are difficult to diagnose—and sometimes intermittent—are typically due to ground wiring issues.
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