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Volkswagen Beetle

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2004
Worst Category
windows / windshield Problems

Here are total complaints by model year for the Volkswagen Beetle. Overall the worst problem category is Volkswagen Beetle windows / windshield problems.

Although the 2000 Volkswagen Beetle has the most overall complaints, we rate the 2004 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is with the 2009 Volkswagen Beetle for power windows not working properly.

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