Volkswagen Vanagon Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Volkswagen Vanagon
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a Volkswagen Vanagon is between $565 and $691 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
Repair Cost Index Score
Volkswagen Vanagonscores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
- average of all models
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Annual Repair Cost
Extensive transmission damage can occur in some of the automatic transmission models when the transmission oil cooler fails and allows coolant to mix with the automatic transmission fluid.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
When i release the clutch, at idle, after i drove a bit, there is rattling noise happening. It is...
there is noise only when the clutch pedal is pressed.
This is very intermittant, but I have been stranded numerous times while driving. the car feels o...
Overall Score (4 Reviews)
August 14, 2011
1990 Volkswagen Vanagon
Van does not run. Injectors are not functioning properly. Does run if ether or gas is sprayed into air intake. Not sure the problem.
December 09, 2008
My family loves this Vanagon. We go camping all over the west coast and it suits all our needs. We have almost 200,000 miles on her, and the kids are getting older so we may need to get another veh...
November 06, 2008
My VW Vanagon had to have the cylinder heads replaced and the water pump too. The cylinder heads were pitted and leaking coolant, very expensive repair! Other than those problems it's been reliable...