4th Generation Volkswagen Golf Problems
The Golf's 4th generation runs from 1999 to 2005 and has generated 52 complaints on CarComplaints.com. Collectively, this generation has a 3.4 PainRank™ which ranks 36th in reliability out of 56 generations.
Shopping for a Volkswagen? This generation is generally a good bet .
Problem Areas Between the 1999 and 2005 Model Years
So what are most of the complaints about? Let's take a look at specific areas that have generated the most complaints. This should give you a good idea about general trouble-spots.