1st Gen (2006 – 2016) Volkswagen Eos Problems

The 1st generation of the Eos has a cumulative PainRank™ of 4.14. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.

Owners of the 2006–2016 Eos model years have sent in 70 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (30%) followed by the exterior (14%) and the body (12%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

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 2008 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2016 0
0.0
2015 0
0.0
2014 2
1.44
2013 0
0.0
2012 9
3.45
2011 0
0.0
2010 5
6.23
2009 17
9.51
2008 21
14.4
2007 16
10.54
2006 0
0.0

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