Compare with other Golf generations
It ranks 27th in reliability out of 38 generations.
This generation has 25 complaints. 24% are about the interior.
The most problematic year is the 2015 with a PainRank of 8.19.
The most painful problem is engine misfire in the 2016. Chances are it happens in other years as well.
There are 13 recalls, 0 investigations, and 43 TSBs about this generation.