The 5th generation of the Rabbit has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.78. That can be compared against other Volkswagen generations. Shopping for a Volkswagen? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.
Owners of the 2006–2009 Rabbit model years have sent in 30 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the brakes (30%) followed by the interior (13%) and the engine (10%).