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1991 Volkswagen Passat Problems

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Most Common 1991 Volkswagen Passat Problems

The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
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0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Brakes Problems

2 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Drive Train Problems

Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Electrical & Lights Problems

2 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Engine Problems

The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1991 Volkswagen Passat Problems & Complaints

The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
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