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Very Good - Like the performance and features but dislike the gas mileage and problems with electronic workings...

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Pricing Trends

The average listing price for a 2006 Volkswagen Passat:

On LemonFree: $8,618
In California: $9,649

Pricing difference by year:

2007 $10,428 + $1,810
2005 $8,353 - $265

Average price by trim:

2.0T $8,485
3.6 $10,052
3.6 4Motion $10,090
GLX $8,245
Turbo $7,197
Value Edition $8,178
Safety Ratings
2006 Volkswagen Passat
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints305
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2006 Volkswagen Passat vehicles

2006 Volkswagen Passat (12/12/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06V470000

Component Name: VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN '6' GENERATION PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE WIPER MOTOR MAY FAIL DURING HEAVY RAIN DUE TO EXCESSIVE MOISTURE ENTERING THE WIPER MOTOR. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE WIPERS CAN BECOME INOPERATIVE.

Defect: THIS COULD LEAD TO REDUCED VISIBILITY INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A SPECIAL COVER AND SEALING KIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 12, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 Volkswagen Passat (12/12/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06V472000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L ENGINE WITH 147 KW MAY HAVE A VACUUM LINE THAT MAY FRACTURE AND BECOME DISCONNECTED AT LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURES.

Defect: IF THIS HAPPENS, THE BRAKE POWER ASSIST CAN BECOME INOPERATIVE, AND THE DRIVER WILL EXPERIENCE INCREASED EFFORT TO APPLY THE BRAKES POSSIBLY INCREASING VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCE. THIS COULD LEAD TO A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL THE NEWLY DESIGNED VACUUM LINE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 12, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 Volkswagen Passat (11/30/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V540000

Component Name: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE LEFT AND RIGHT TIE ROD SECURING NUT MAY BE INSUFFICIENTLY TORQUED.

Defect: AN INSUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED TIE ROD NUT MAY LOOSEN, RESULTING IN SEPARATION OF A TIE ROD. THIS CAN CAUSE A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL, WHICH COULD CAUSE A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND INSTALL NEW LEFT AND RIGHT TIE ROD SECURING NUTS AT THE PROPER TORQUED SPECIFICATION. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 7, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT for sale in San Francisco California under $15,000

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2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

$10,995

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 56219 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Newark, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$11,999

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 70756 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Davis, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 24 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

New Listing
$10,000

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 107199 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Jose, CA
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$10,999

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 24 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$10,998

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 79554 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Dublin, CA
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$10,888

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 89377 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Mateo, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$14,995

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 104496 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Bruno, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

$10,995

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 93209 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Jose, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
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