1999 Volkswagen Jetta

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15 reviews
Available Price Range $8-$6,864 Trims10 Combined MPG 22-45 Seats 5

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Volkswagen's compact Jetta is one of the big success stories of the '90s. Without fanfare, Jetta has become the top-selling European vehicle in North America, as well as VW's most popular model. Formerly, Jetta was little more than a Golf (or earlierRabbit) with a trunk. Now in its fourth generation, the completely restyled '99 Jetta has an attractive new body with the aero ... Read Full Review

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4.0 out of 5

Based on 15 reviews

99 VW Jetta

by car lover from Budd Lake, NJ on October 26, 2010

The car had only 76000 miles on it. My son uses it for college and it been good so far. The car handles excellent on the highway, has plenty on power for a 4 cylinder. The ride on broken roads is a li... Read Full Review

10 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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