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Volkswagen Golf VI 2009

3

BlueMotion 1.6 TDI 5dr Hatchback

reviewed by Atommo75 on 2 November 2017
3
Overall rating
3
How it drives
5
Fuel economy
5
Tax/Insurance/Warranty costs
2
Cost of maintenance and repairs
1
Experience at the dealership
3
How practical it is
1
How you rate the manufacturer
1
Overall reliability

Annoying

We brought this from a VW main dealer and after 3 months we got the engine management light comes on when the car temperature reaches 90.
If i pull over and turn off and on again it disappears for about 10 mins.
We were told it had a faulty clutch which was replaced by them.
And then all fine for about 3 months then it comes back.
When i have it serviced i tell them every year then they say they found an error and fixed it.
Last year they said that when the clutch was replaced a connector was not connected which caused the problem all this time.
And guess what in 3 months the same has happened again.
I have lost faith in the VW brand now and would not by another.
If we didn't have this ongoing issue the car would have been great.

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About this car

Price£14,880–£33,710
Road TaxA–J
MPG33.2–74.3 mpg
Real MPG88.3%

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