fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
116,790 miles
Total Complaints:
5 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace the windows plastic clips with metal cips (3 reports)
  2. not sure (2 reports)
2001 Volkswagen Jetta windows / windshield problems

windows / windshield problem

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2001 Volkswagen Jetta Owner Comments

problem #5

Nov 242015


  • Automatic transmission
  • 47,752 miles


window fell into door

Took it to my local VW dealership, they said any where from $250.00 and up, depends if it's just the clips or not.

- , Saskatoon, SK, Canada

problem #4

Jul 192012

Jetta LX 3.2L V7

  • Automatic transmission
  • 230,000 miles

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windows regulator broken

this car is so wasteful so never buy it or u will

end up like me with the worst car ever

- , Brookfeild, CT, USA

problem #3

Jan 012003

Jetta GLS VR6

  • Manual transmission
  • 20,000 miles

Window regulator failed on the passenger side. Driver side was then replaced with the passenger side. Passenger side window sustained hairline tears in the new tint.

- , Orlando, FL, USA

problem #2

Nov 252010

Jetta 2.0L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 106,000 miles

I have had three window regulator replaced 2009, 2010 and 2011. I have a signature look for the winter now, cardboard as a window.

- , Marion, VA, USA

problem #1

Jul 232010

Jetta TDI 1.9L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 180,198 miles

the windows plastic clips broke and the windows fell down i add to drive a lot of kilo before i got ome luky ne it was a suny day. when the clip breake the cable get twisted and the compleat regulator as to be change. my advise get the clip change befor it breaks.

a lot of poeple on the net complain about this problem

i think the dealer should do someting like ofer new metal clip for free the custumer can pay to have them change or change them by himself

- , Port-Cartier, QC, Canada

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