The 2002 Volkswagen Golf is offered in the following submodels: Diesel, Hatchback. Available styles include GL 4dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 4A), GLS 4dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 4A), and GL 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 4A). Golf models are available with a 2.0 l-liter gas engine, with output up to 115 hp, depending on engine type. The 2002 Golf comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 4-speed automatic. The 2002 Golf comes with a 4 yr./ 50000 mi. basic warranty, a 4 yr./ 50000 mi. roadside warranty, and a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. powertrain warranty.
What's a good price on a used 2002 Volkswagen Golf?
Price comparisons for used 2002 Volkswagen Golf trim styles:
The 2002 Volkswagen Golf GLS TDI is priced around $6220 with average odometer reading of 145567 miles.
The 2002 Volkswagen Golf GLS is priced around $4203 with average odometer reading of 108379 miles.
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Vehicle GLS 4dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 4A)
Review Bought this car new in 2002 after 14 great years with a Jetta. I've now had 15 years with it and at 138,000 miles, it's still in pretty good shape despite my carelessness. I have hauled too much landscaping material and broke the springs driving over potholes. Replaced the full set of tires twice but have not replaced the brakes or any other costly items. There is some rust on the body around the wheels - cost of living in a wintery environment and not washing it enough. This car has FWD and has performed well when the snow is less than 5 inches on the road. Fun to drive - lots of pep and handles corners well. Tight turning radius very helpful for u-turns. Good gas mileage. I'm spoiled. This car has more bells/whistles than the Jetta did. It's too smart as it locks itself at 5 mph or within a few minutes of me parking. Bluetooth and navigation systems were invented after I bought this car; no loss to me. It's comfortable for me to drive in the city, as I am short, but cramped for long drives and hard for passengers with long legs/big feet to get in/out. I've been happy with the dealer maintenance but VW is expensive. They have given me some work arounds as VW will now fix your car with non-VW parts if you ask.
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