2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5M)
I hear occasional creaking from the door and under the dash area when driving (mostly when making fast turns or going over bumps). This is my only problem with the car, aside from its seemingly lower gas mileage for a car of its size. I was told at a VW dealership that the body was re- enforced by 50% on the new body style, so that is definitely something to consider.
This is a very reliable car. It is well-engineered. Its Monsoon upgrade factory system sounds great. Plus it's fun to drive.
Reduce the creaking of the body (which is what VW did in the new body style).
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