Volkswagen Passat Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Volkswagen Passat

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Volkswagen Passat
(56 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a Volkswagen Passat is $649. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common Volkswagen Passat Problems

Volkswagen Passat vehicles have 35 reported problems.The most commonly reported Volkswagen Passat problem is: ABS Light Due to ABS Control Module Failure
The anti-lock brake system (abs) control module may fail causing the abs light to illuminate. failed modules should...
Engine oil leaks are common from the valve cover gaskets and camshaft chain tensioner gasket.

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Group 4
Group 4
The Volkswagen Passat Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 18th out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $649 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the Passat.

Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Volkswagen Passat vehicles rate highest in Drive Train and needs improvement in Electrical
Volkswagen Passat (56 Reviews)
Drive Train

Most Common Volkswagen Passat Questions

There are 1018 related questions for Volkswagen Passat vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked Volkswagen Passat questions.
Used to get an occasional air bag fault and rare afs fault that would self fix. then we got the parking brake fault ...
Po811 clutch a slippage... troubleshooting
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