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Old 09-01-2009, 12:31 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by robchalmers View Post
the 1.6 is a great lil diesel - I'm completely stunned by all these stories of unreliability - over in europe they have a history of being damn-near bullet proof!
I don't think it's the engines that have a bad rep in the USA - it's everything else. Accessories, electrical system, transmission. And from what I've heard, the US network of dealers leaves a bit to be desired - I heard the refrain "when you buy a new VW, you're buying a new car without a warranty," more than once at
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