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

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2007 Volkswagen Beetle accessories - exterior problems

accessories - exterior problem

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2007 Volkswagen Beetle Owner Comments

problem #1

Nov 162007


  • 5 miles


The contact owns a 2007 Volkswagen beetle. While the contact was driving approximately 30 mph the driver side window made a loud squeaky noise when in activation. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer on five separate occasions where the mechanic lubed the window glass track inside of the door panel. In addition, the driver side window mechanism and exterior side view mirrors control mechanism malfunctioned and were replaced. The exterior paint on the driver side door exhibited severe chipping. Also, the contact stated water would leak inside the driver side window door panel causing the window glass to fog. The failure mileage was approximately 5. updated 10/27/10.

- Fayetteville, GA, USA

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