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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
24,000 miles

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2004 Volkswagen Passat fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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2004 Volkswagen Passat Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 012005

Passat 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 24,000 miles


The contact owns a 2004 Volkswagen Passat. The contact noticed rust had formed in the filler neck of the fuel system. The dealer stated that this was not covered under warranty and was unable to determine the cause of failure. The current mileage is 40,000 and failure mileage was 24,000.

- Greenlawn, NY, USA

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