The 4th generation of the Cabrio has a cumulative PainRank™ of 1.17. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1999–2002 Cabrio model years have sent in 15 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (40%) followed by the exterior (13%) and the interior (13%).