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Volkswagen Cabrio Engine Overheating Due to Damaged Water Pump Impeller

Volkswagen Cabrio Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Engine Affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder

Average Mileage: 190,000 mi (150,000 mi - 230,000 mi)


A damaged water pump impeller may cause an engine overheating condition. Our technicians tell us the repair should include replacement of the water pump, thermostat, and flushing the cooling system.

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