Sold 04 Jetta TDI for this. Fun to drive by keeping acceleration in peak torque range around 2500 rpm. Xenon headlights are well worth the $750 upgrade price. Fog lamps automatically light up when turning to assist headlights in sharp turns. EGR valve went out at 750 miles; part should have lasted till 100k easily. One annoying thing is occasional acceleration lag; give a little throttle to move car up some, then maybe 3/4 throttle to jump in traffic and car "stumbles" before turbo spins up enough to boost. Happens not often but enough to be annoying. Common on 3 TDIs I've owned. Hair raising in busy cross traffic. Dunno how VW has not had a class action lawsuit. Fun car nevertheless.
- Xenon headlights option - Heated Seats option - Fog lamps during turns - Mileage + sporty handling - Standard touch screen stereo (not the Dynaudio option) sounds awesome. - Fit and finish - Quietest TDI ever
- Control symbols for heater are hard to read from driver or passenger seat especially at night. - Occasional acceleration lag from turbo needs resolved. - Sunroof needs auto close feature for when car is turned off with an optional setting to leave it in current position. My 05 Ram has this heh.
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