1st Generation (2000—2003) Eurovan Problems

This generations ranks 1st out of 45 Volkswagen generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the engine (100%), We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Engine Stalls Shortly After Cold Start 1 complaints at an average of 142,367 miles in the 2003 Volkswagen Eurovan.

What Eurovan Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Volkswagen model years.

Watch out for the 2003 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2003 1 1 52 0.18
2002 0 0 53 0.0
2001 0 1 52 0.0
2000 0 0 52 0.0

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