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The perfect people's car - Affordable performance, roomy for it's size and much better fuel economy than advertised with the manual transmission. It's not flashy, but is equally...

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Safety Ratings
2014 Volkswagen Golf
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints0
Number of Investigations0
2013 Volkswagen Golf
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints10
Number of Investigations0
2012 Volkswagen Golf
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls1
Number of Complaints19
Number of Investigations1
2011 Volkswagen Golf
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls1
Number of Complaints56
Number of Investigations1
2010 Volkswagen Golf
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 Recalls1
Number of Complaints43
Number of Investigations3
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding Volkswagen Golf vehicles

2016 Volkswagen Golf (10/26/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V705000

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

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf and Golf SportWagen vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft lobe that drives the brake vacuum pump may shear off, resulting in a loss of brake assist.

Defect: If the camshaft lobe shears off there would be a loss of brake assist, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: The remedy for this recall campaign is still under development. Volkswagen will send owners an interim notification by December 22, 2015 and will send a second notification when a remedy plan has been finalized, currently expected to be in March 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 23R1.

2016 Volkswagen Golf (10/26/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V705000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf and Golf SportWagen vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft lobe that drives the brake vacuum pump may shear off, resulting in a loss of brake assist.

Defect: If the camshaft lobe shears off there would be a loss of brake assist, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: The remedy for this recall campaign is still under development. Volkswagen will send owners an interim notification by December 22, 2015 and will send a second notification when a remedy plan has been finalized, currently expected to be in March 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 23R1.

2015 Volkswagen Golf (10/26/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V705000

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

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf and Golf SportWagen vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft lobe that drives the brake vacuum pump may shear off, resulting in a loss of brake assist.

Defect: If the camshaft lobe shears off there would be a loss of brake assist, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: The remedy for this recall campaign is still under development. Volkswagen will send owners an interim notification by December 22, 2015 and will send a second notification when a remedy plan has been finalized, currently expected to be in March 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 23R1.

2015 Volkswagen Golf (10/26/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V705000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf and Golf SportWagen vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft lobe that drives the brake vacuum pump may shear off, resulting in a loss of brake assist.

Defect: If the camshaft lobe shears off there would be a loss of brake assist, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: The remedy for this recall campaign is still under development. Volkswagen will send owners an interim notification by December 22, 2015 and will send a second notification when a remedy plan has been finalized, currently expected to be in March 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 23R1.

2015 Volkswagen Golf (10/7/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V627000

Component Name: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Jetta vehicles manufactured September 8, 2014, to November 28, 2014, Golf vehicles manufactured April 2, 2014, to December 3, 2014, and E-Golf vehicles manufactured July 26, 2014, to October 18, 2014. The affected vehicles are equipped a Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS) that may have been manufactured improperly. As a result, the front passenger seat occupant may be improperly classified or may not be detected.

Defect: In the event of a crash, if the front passenger seat occupant is incorrectly classified or non-detected, the passenger frontal air bag may deploy improperly or not at all, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Corrective Action: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the PODS control module, free of charge. The recall began on November 20, 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswgen's number for this recall is 69L6.

Used VOLKSWAGEN GOLF for sale under $2,000

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1998 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Melbourne, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy
  • 447 Days on Lot

1997 Volkswagen Golf Jazz

$1,490

1997 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF JAZZ

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 130,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Melbourne, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy
  • 156 Days on Lot
$1,574

2000 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 260,258 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: East Stroudsburg, PA
  • MPG: 19 City / 26 Hwy
  • 74 Days on Lot

2004 Volkswagen Golf GL

$1,990

2004 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 121,427 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy
  • 66 Days on Lot
$1,995

2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 236,796 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Plaistow, NH
  • MPG: 20 City / 27 Hwy
  • 452 Days on Lot

2005 Volkswagen Golf GLS

$1,900

2005 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 134,530 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Opa Locka, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 28 Hwy

1999 Volkswagen Golf GL

$1,750

1999 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 147,296 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • MPG: 19 City / 26 Hwy

2001 Volkswagen Golf GL

$2,000

2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: 175,807 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Shorewood, MN
  • MPG: 20 City / 26 Hwy
  • 25 Days on Lot
$1,995

1999 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GLS

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Rock Hill, SC
  • MPG: 19 City / 26 Hwy
  • 18 Days on Lot
$1,980

2000 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GL

  • Bodystyle: Hatchback
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Richmond Hill, NY
  • MPG: 29 City / 40 Hwy
  • 140 Days on Lot
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