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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1998 Volkswagen Beetle clutch problems

clutch problem

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1998 Volkswagen Beetle Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 302004

Beetle

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

1998 Beetle. After the vehicle was purchased it was driver 120 miles to the consumer's home. The vehicle was taken to a local repair shop because the consumer heard a noise coming from the rear of the vehicle. The technician determined that eh vehicle's brakes and clutch were bad. The consumer contacted the dealer but the refused to provide any assistance.

- Seaville, NJ, USA

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