2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Consumer Review: Spend your money elsewhere

2003 Volkswagen New Beetle - Consumer Review

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By julianna33 on


2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Turbo S 2dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6M)


From my experience with VW my car and others they are junk. They all break easily. I have had to repair so many things a 1K a pop 5 times at least. Not including maintenance things. The design so compact requires many hours of labor to remove and replace to get to certain things. Plus the headlight lens falls off and cost ALOT of money to replace which i have done twice now at $400 each lens assembly and its falling off again! Just a crappy car. My sister has a golf the transmission and engine are going. Other family members have toyota and honda and hey i have never seen a repair as stupid or as costly or as often as VW repairs are. Junkie cars and they say German engineering is the best HA

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Shape and cuteness of car

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This car needs so much help, terrible parts and exspensive
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By julse520
on 07/13/12 14:47 PM (PDT)

German engineering?? You mean MEXICAN?! Everytime I take something apart on my bug, it says made in Mexico. Now there's why they're such junk!

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