I bought this car new in 1995, and
have loved it for all 126000 miles.
It runs great and is very zippy. I
would recommend the manual V6 if
you're looking for great
acceleration. Third gear is the
best! Too bad it's speed is governed
at 135 mph. I've heard of problems
with electric features like cruise
control and heated seats, but I
haven't had any problems. I just wish
Jettas were made in Germany like the
Passat. Some of the Mexican
substitutions are cheapo plastic.
It looks great with factory BBS
wheels, super dark tint, spoiler, and
fog lamps. Avg 30 mpg! Very quick and
fun to drive. Reliable well beyond
Can't put windows down all the way
without stripping motor wires, which
cost $300+ to fix. I recommend not
using the auto down feature on power
windows to avoid this problem
entirely!! Suspension is a bit floaty
at high speeds, especially over bumps
on the interstate.
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