2002 Volkswagen GTI Consumer Review: The Best/Worst Girlfriend You'

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1.8T 2dr Hatchback (1.8L 4-cyl. Turbo 5-speed Manual)

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The Best/Worst Girlfriend You'll Ever Have
By lehmann108 on


2002 Volkswagen GTI 1.8T 2dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


I bought my 2002 VW GTI 1.8L turbo used with 50,000 mile on it. It is a rocket ship of a car: fast, nimble, quick as a cat. This car is a blast to drive. You can mod the car to make it even faster raising the HP
from 180 to 240 with a new ECU chip. But, all this being said, this car is the best/worst car you'll ever drive for this price. It requires dedicated maintenance and $'s to keep it in top shape. You'll grown as you pay the $1500 shop bill every 6 months, but when you rocket out of the parking lot you'll say, "Yeah baby!" The best/worst girlfriend you ever will have! She'll rock your world and drain your wallet at the same time. And you'll just smile.

Best Features

Body design. Leather interior.

Worst Features

Bigger turbo. Independent rear suspension.
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