• (3.8) 9 reviews
  • Available Prices: $2,290–$4,566
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-44
  • Engine: 115-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1997 Volkswagen Jetta

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I loved it but...

by GoatLord from Buffalo, NY on September 6, 2017

I used to own the TDI (Diesel) version of this car for over a year. It was nothing but problems. I bought it and shortly after the engine went, then the heater core, then the rear end needed to be red... Read Full Review

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