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6.6

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
10,500 miles

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2001 Volkswagen Beetle seat belts / air bags problems

seat belts / air bags problem

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2001 Volkswagen Beetle Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 112003

Beetle 4-cyl

  • miles

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

Defective driver's side seat belt safety latch.

- Lexington, KY, USA

problem #1

Nov 302003

Beetle

  • 21,000 miles
Dealership/mechanic informed the consumer that the advanced air bag light illumination was due to driver's seat belt latch failure. Dealerships mechanic was unable to resolve the problem.

- Lexington, KY, USA

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