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Volkswagen Vento (1992 - 1996)

Last updated 19 September 2019


Buying Guide


VWs generally had below average warranty repair costs in 2003 Warranty Direct Reliability index (index 76.83 v/s lowest 31.93). Link:- petrol models had fewest problems, average for breakdowns and faults; 1995-1997 diesels average for breakdowns, problems and faults in 2003 Which survey.

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Snobby UK market treated them just like the Jetta (with distain). 

Otherwise, see Golf Mk III. 

VR6 needs suspension mods to drive well.


Power loss on TDI 90s over 3,000rpm can be cured by replacing a thin hose that runs from the exhaust, near the turbo, to the ECU.

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