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4th Generation Volkswagen Jetta Problems

The Jetta's 4th generation runs from 2000 to 2005 and has generated 330 complaints on CarComplaints.com. Collectively, this generation has a 18.57 PainRank™ which ranks 52nd in reliability out of 56 generations.

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Problem Areas Between the 2000 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.

Worst Complaints for this Generation

Let's take a look at the most common Jetta complaints submitted to CarComplaints.com over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.