What Wrong with the Jetta Generation 2 (1985—1991)?

It ranks 11th in reliability out of 38 generations.

Most Common Problems

Compare Year-to-Year

Year PainRank™ Problems Most Problematic
1991 0.44 2 engine problems »
1990 0.84 4 engine issues »
1988 0.13 1 cooling system complaints »
1987 0.66 1 electrical problems »
1986 0.11 1 engine issues »
1985 0.2 1 fuel system complaints »