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What's Wrong with the Volkswagen Cabriolet?

The Volkswagen Cabriolet has a total of 5 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (100%) followed by the .

We'd recommend avoiding the 3rd generation (1992–1993) which has the worst overall PainRank™ of 0.24

How Cabriolet Generations Rank

Gen Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
3rd Gen Cabriolet 1992–1993 3 0.24
2nd Gen Cabriolet 1989–1991 2 0.17

Worst Overall Cabriolet Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common Cabriolet 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 Cabriolet Years

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