Powerful turbo engines, fuel-efficient TDI power plant, fun to drive, comfortable ride, rich interior materials, loads of standard safety features, excellent crash test scores, solid build quality. Cons
Tight rear-seat legroom and weak base four-cylinder on old model, somewhat bland styling on new Jetta.
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2005 volkswagen jetta Diesel Gas Mileage
2005 volkswagen jetta New TDI 4dr Sedan (1.9L 4cyl Turbodiesel 5M), 5-speed manual, diesel fuel 35 combined MPG 32 city MPG/41 highway MPG
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used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel Overview
The used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel is offered in the following styles: New TDI 4dr Sedan (1.9L 4cyl Turbodiesel 5M), GLS TDI 4dr Sedan (1.9L 4cyl Turbodiesel 5A), and GLS TDI 4dr Sedan (1.9L 4cyl Turbodiesel 5M). Pre-owned Jetta Diesel models are available with a 0-liter diesel engine, with output up to 0 hp, depending on engine type. The used 2005 Jetta Diesel comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 5-speed manual, 5-speed shiftable automatic.
What's a good price on a used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel?
Save up to $0 on one of 4 used 2005 Volkswagen Jettas for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, Virginia with prices as low as $4850 as of Mar 21, 2018, based on data from 4 dealers and 11 consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from 4.7 to 4.7 out of 5 stars.
Price comparisons for used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta trim styles:
The used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta GLS TDI is priced around $4913 with average odometer reading of 170180 miles.
The used 2005 Volkswagen Jetta TDI is priced around $5995 with average odometer reading of 160283 miles.
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Review My 2005 VW Jetta TDI is very fun and predictable to drive. All of its systems function fine. Its gas mileage was fairly close to 50 mpg on my first trip from St. Louis MO to Las Vegas NV.
What options are available on the 2005 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel?
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Available Volkswagen Jetta 2005 Diesel Trims: 1.4T S, 1.4T SE, SE PZEV, S, 1.8T SE Sport, 1.4T Wolfsburg Edition, 2.0T GLI, S w/Technology, SE, SEL PZEV, GLS, SE PZEV w/Connectivity, 1.8T Sport PZEV, 2.5, Sport, 1.8T SEL, SE PZEV w/Connectivity, Navigation, Wolfsburg Edition, TDI SE w/Connectivity, 1.4T S w/Technology, 1.8T SEL PZEV, TDI S, Limited Edition PZEV, SE w/Connectivity, SEL, Wolfsburg Edition PZEV, GLI SEL PZEV, S PZEV, GL, GLS 1.8T, TDI SEL, 1.4T SE w/Connectivity, 2.0T GLI SE PZEV, 2.5 PZEV, GLI SE PZEV, 1.8T SEL Premium, 1.8T Sport, GLX VR6, SEL Premium PZEV, 2.0T GLI SEL PZEV, GLI SEL, GLS TDI, SE w/Connectivity, Navigation, Value Edition, Base, Base PZEV, Fahrenheit GLI, GL PZEV, GLI 1.8T, GLI SE, GLI VR6, Hybrid SEL Premium, Limited Edition, SportWagen SE, SportWagen SE PZEV, SportWagen TDI, Value Edition , Value Edition PZEV, 2.0T, 2.0T GLI SEL, GL 1.8T, GL TDi, GLI, GLS VR6, SportWagen S, SportWagen SEL, TDI, TDI Value Edition
Exterior Colors: Platinum Gray Metallic, Pure White, Silk Blue Metallic, Black Uni, Tornado Red, Cardinal Red Metallic, White Silver Metallic, Candy White, Moonrock Silver Metallic, Platinum Gray Metallic/Black Roof, Pure White/Black Roof, Tempest Blue Metallic, Toffee Brown Metallic, Deep Black Pearl, Tornado Red/Black Roof, Blue Graphite Metallic, Salsa Red, Platinum Gray, Campanella White, Dark Bronze Metallic, Cool White, Deep Black Metallic, Galactic Blue, Shadow Blue, White Gold Metallic, Black, Bright Green Pearl, Fahrenheit Yellow, Galactic Blue Metallic, Reflex Silver, Reflex Silver Metallic, Silver Arrow Metallic, Arctic Blue Silver, Baltic Green, Baltic Green Pearl, Bright Green, Indigo Blue, Laser Blue Metallic, Mojave Beige, Spice Red, Wheat Beige
Interior Colors: Titan Black leatherette, Titan Black cloth, Cornsilk Beige leatherette, Palladium Gray/Black cloth, Titan Black w/Black Headliner leatherette, Titan Black w/Gray Contrast Stitching leatherette, Titan Black/Palladium Gray cloth, GLI Titan Black leatherette, Black/Ceramique leatherette, Titan Black/Carbon leatherette, Ceramique (Gray) cloth, Pure Beige leatherette, Art Gray leatherette, Black, Anthracite leatherette, Latte Macchiato cloth, Beige, Titan Black velour, Art Gray velour, Cornsilk leatherette, Gray leather, Anthracite velour, Beige/Black leatherette, Titan Black/Art Grey leatherette, Anthracite, Art Gray leather, Gray, Gray leatherette, Latte Macchiato velour, Pure Beige leather
Popular Features: Tire Pressure Warning, Post-collision safety system, Aux Audio Inputs, Bluetooth, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Back-up camera, USB Inputs, Keyless Entry/Start, Blind Spot Monitoring, Apple Carplay/Android Auto, Navigation, Parking sensors, Upgraded Headlights, Adaptive Cruise Control, Pre-collision safety system, Leather Seats, Alarm, Fold Flat Rear Seats, Rear Bench Seats, Sunroof/Moonroof, Auto Climate Control, Heated seats, Multi-Zone Climate Control, Power Driver Seat, Stability Control, Trip Computer