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Volkswagen Passat Problems and Repair Histories

Volkswagen Passat repairs by problem area

Engine (41%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (9%)

Brakes and Traction Control (8%)

Suspension and Steering (8%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (21%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (6%)

Other (6%)

Chart based on 3594 repairs.

Volkswagen Passat repair cost distribution

$2500+ (3%)

$1000 - $2499 (16%)

$500 - $999 (26%)

$100 - $499 (46%)

< $100 (9%)

Chart based on 1244 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Volkswagen Passat problems by year

before 2001 (11%)

2002 - 2005 (39%)

2006 - 2011 (39%)

2012 - 2015 (11%)

Chart based on 3597 repair trips.

Volkswagen Passat Problems and Repair Histories

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Volkswagen Passat problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.