The 7th generation of the Golf has a cumulative PainRank™ of 4.91. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? You could do worse (but you could also do better).
Owners of the 2014–2017 Golf model years have sent in 36 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (25%) followed by the engine (16%) and the electrical (11%).