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3.2

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
43,000 miles

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2004 Volkswagen Jetta cooling system problems

cooling system problem

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2004 Volkswagen Jetta Owner Comments

problem #2

Dec 162005

Jetta 4-cyl Diesel

  • Automatic transmission
  • 26,000 miles

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

Car is loosing coolant with no external leakage. Many people are reporting egr cooler failures. VW needs to have a recall and address this issue.

- Trumbull, CT, USA

problem #1

Jun 012005

Jetta 4-cyl Diesel

  • 60,000 miles
There was found to be a coolant leak caused by the egr (exhaust gas recirculator?). coolant level dropped to the point that car began overheating. I havae looked on VW web forums and many owners have had a similar incident. 2004 Volkswagen Jetta tdi

- Lebanon, PA, USA

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