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Volkswagen Golf

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2010
Worst Category
engine Problems

Here are total complaints by model year for the Volkswagen Golf. Overall the worst problem category is Volkswagen Golf engine problems.

Although the 2015 Volkswagen Golf has the most overall complaints, we rate the 2010 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 2002 Volkswagen Golf for transmission failure.

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