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20 years and still going
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By Andy
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Vehicle

1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Carat 3dr Minivan


Review

When I bought my Vanagon, I never thought that nearly 20 years later I would be writing a review about it. But with nearly 200,000 miles on the original drive train, numerous Boy Scout camp outs, hauling firewood, stuffed bears, cages of chickens and exotic birds, it has become a part of my family's history. It is simple enough to do most of my own repairs, extremely durable and reliable. Fuel economy is fair considering the lack of aerodynamics. It truly is a vehicle that you can own your entire life.


Favorite Features

The ability to fold out the back seat into a bed and do some weekend camping.


Suggested Improvements

Like all VW, more power! It only had 90 hp to start with and I think about 20 of them have died over the past 20 years. A rebuilt motor might be the next major repair, although it still runs fine.


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Old but Strong
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By carrie
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Vehicle

1990 Volkswagen Vanagon GL 3dr Minivan


Review

My 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon still runs and is a blast to drive as long as you are in no rush.


Favorite Features

It's four speeds. It has good brakes and traction in the snow.


Suggested Improvements

A tachometer wold help.


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outstanding!!!
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By Dr.gonads
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Vehicle

1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Syncro 3dr Minivan 4WD


Review

i loved it!!it was so old yet comforable very homly


Favorite Features

the seats


Suggested Improvements

um..rough it up more!!


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