Safety Ratings
2008 Volkswagen Rabbit
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints14
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2008 Volkswagen Rabbit vehicles

2008 Volkswagen Rabbit (12/10/2010)  

Campaign Number: 10V621000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2010 JETTA, NEW BEETLE, NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE, MODEL YEAR 2009 JETTA SPORTWAGEN AND MODEL YEAR 2007-2009 RABBIT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.5L ENGINES. THE JETTA, JETTA SPORTWAGEN, AND RABBIT VEHICLES MAY HAVE A SMALL PLASTIC TAB LOCATED ON THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID RESERVOIR THAT MAY CHAFE AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE. THE NEW BEETLE AND THE NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MAY HAVE A FASTENING CLAMP ON A HYDRAULIC HOSE OF THE POWER STEERING SYSTEM THAT MAY BE LOCATED IN AN IMPROPER POSITION WHICH COULD CAUSE CHAFING AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE.

Defect: IF CHAFING OCCURS, THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A FUEL LEAK TO DEVELOP. FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND IF NECESSARY REPLACE THE UNDERHOOD FUEL LINE. ADDITIONALLY, DEPENDING ON THE VEHICLE MODEL, DEALERS WILL EITHER REMOVE THE PLASTIC TAB FROM THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID RESERVOIR, OR INSPECT THE POSITION OF THE FASTENING CLAMP AND ADJUST THE RELATED FASTENING CLAMP INTO THE CORRECT POSITION. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE JANUARY 31, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

2008 Volkswagen Rabbit (9/24/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07V442000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: CERTAIN VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." SOME VEHICLES MAY NOT HAVE HAD A REQUIRED CAP INSTALLED WHICH DISABLES THE HEADLIGHT HORIZONTAL AIM AND SOME VEHICLES MAY CONTAIN A CAP THAT DISABLES THE VERTICAL AIMING SCREW.

Defect: NONCOMPLIANCE CAN INHIBIT PROPER HEADLAMP AIM ADJUSTMENT FOR ROADWAY ILLUMINATION, IMPROPERLY AIMED HEADLAMPS COULD CAUSE REDUCED ROAD VISIBILITY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT FOR THE PRESENCE OF A CAP IN THE SOCKET OF THE LOW BEAM HORIZONTAL AIMING SCREW AND INSTALL ONE IF MISSING, AND INSPECT FOR THE PRESENCE OF A CAP IN THE SOCKET OF THE VERTICAL AIMING SCREW AND IF PRESENT, THE CAP WILL BE REMOVED. THE RECALL WILL BEGIN ON OCTOBER 31, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT for sale

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New Listing
$8,491

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 91079 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Richardson, TX
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$9,997

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 84598 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Stockton, CA
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$12,999

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 59948 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hiawatha, IA
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

$9,995

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 82634 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Akron, OH
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$9,995

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 120059 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Rocky Mount, NC
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

$11,950

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 45717 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Ephrata, PA
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

$10,818
Price Reduced

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 81665 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Colorado Springs, CO
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$8,495
Price Reduced

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 77131 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Wakefield, MA
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

New Listing
$11,990

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 38626 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Seaside, CA
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$6,295
Price Reduced

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 146186 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Las Vegas, NV
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

$9,994

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 73427 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Miami, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

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2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 52612 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Green Brook, NJ
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

$12,991

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 69533 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bellevue, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy

$12,409

2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 58199 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: North Olmsted, OH
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy

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2008 VOLKSWAGEN RABBIT S

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 149754 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 5 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ
  • MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy
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