Bought new in 1996. Replaced window
motors on all windows, now failing
again. Bad design. Door moulding
replaced 5x, come on adhesive tape?
Overall a great car, peppy, & cold AC
(esssential in the SW USA). I love the
road feel on twisties. Feels more solid
than same year Hondas. Quirks? Yes but
then again its a VW not a Honda.
Styling, looks better than Hondas. Fun
to drive even with 4 cylinder engine.
Gas mileage 30+ on hwy. Great stock
Dealer, I use an independent mechanic
because of poor car/customer care. Door
trim, window motors-bad engineering
from the germans.
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