Safety Ratings
2005 Volkswagen Golf
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints14
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2005 Volkswagen Golf vehicles

2005 Volkswagen Golf (3/29/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E023000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: CERTAIN CARDONE MASTER CYLINDERS WITH PART NUMBERS 10-2925, 10-2987, 10-2987MZA, 10-3083, 11-3015, 11-3042, 11-3044, 11-3045, 11-3047, 11-3064, AND 11-3156, AND WITH DATE CODES LOWER THAN DCA7078 SOLD AS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE SEAL ON MASTER CYLINDER CAN FAIL AND LEAK BRAKE FLUID.

Defect: LOSS OF BRAKE FLUID CAN RESULT IN POOR BRAKING PERFORMANCE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: CARDONE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE ANY DEFECTIVE MASTER CYLINDERS. THE RECALL BEGAN DURING APRIL 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT CARDONE AT 1-800-777-4780.

2005 Volkswagen Golf (2/20/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07V063000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.

Defect: THE BRAKE LIGHTS COULD BECOME INOPERATIVE, OR REMAIN ON. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE PROPER SIGNAL WHEN BRAKING COULD LEAD TO A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL THE NEWLY DESIGNED BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 27, 2007, AND WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SEVERAL STAGGERED MAILINGS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2007. VEHICLES WITHIN THE MAKE, MODEL, AND MODEL YEAR OF THIS POPULATION MAY BE INVOLVED IN EITHER THIS RECALL OR 06V-183, BUT NOT BOTH. THE REMEDY IS THE SAME FOR EACH RECALL. VOLKSWAGEN DEALERS WILL APPLY THE REMEDY BASED ON THE VIN NUMBER OF THE VEHICLE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.

2005 Volkswagen Golf (12/15/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V586000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE HIGH PRESSURE DIESEL PUMPS WERE PRODUCED WITH AN IMPROPER FASTENER, WHICH COULD ALLOW DIESEL FUEL TO ESCAPE FROM THE PUMP.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY LEAD TO A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE DIESEL PUMP. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 8, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF for sale

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2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

New Listing
$6,994

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 99665 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Union, NJ
  • MPG: 28 City / 39 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$6,996

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 94539 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hollywood, FL
  • MPG: 32 City / 41 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

New Listing
$7,995

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 171807 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Ocean Springs, MS
  • MPG: 28 City / 39 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$8,995

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 99662 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Edmonds, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$6,900

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 84332 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

New Listing
$7,977

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 59997 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Schaumburg, IL
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$6,995

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 164397 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Antonio, TX
  • MPG: 28 City / 39 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 113065 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Schenectady, NY
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

New Listing
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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 113239 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Wheeling, WV
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 116643 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 28 City / 39 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

$6,995

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 96431 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Montclair, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

$6,800

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 103374 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Kissimmee, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$7,280

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 106802 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Brighton, CO
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

$5,995

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 97910 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sacramento, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

2005 Volkswagen Golf GL

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2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 81125 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Auburn, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy
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