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What's Wrong with the Volkswagen Cabrio?

The Volkswagen Cabrio has a total of 19 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (36%) followed by the exterior (21%) and the interior (10%).

We'd recommend avoiding the 4th generation (1999–2002) which has the worst overall PainRank™ of 1.17

How Cabrio Generations Rank

Gen Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
4th Gen Cabrio 1999–2002 15 1.17
3rd Gen Cabrio 1995–1998 4 0.35

Worst Overall Cabrio Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common Cabrio complaints submitted to over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Cabrio Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on