1994 Volkswagen Jetta Overview

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4.25 stars

Based on 12 reviews

Great Car. Fun To Drive. by David
 — This was my first brand new car, and my first of now four Volkswagens. I loved the design, fit and finish. A manual transmission in the Jetta made it fun to drive, but with a 1.8L 4, it just didn't ha... Read More
My First Family Car... by Colin
 — This trusty old Vento was with me for many years - I bought it when it was barely 3 years old, and drove it forever! It brought all three of my children home from the maternity ward over the years - I... Read More
Its A Beast by robertg
 — great car!!!!! 2.8l motor is ferocious and you can upgrade to 2.9l. i hear the gear box is a bit week though. im getting mine hopefully by next week. got 290000km on it unfortunately.factory could hav... Read More

1994 Volkswagen Jetta Overview

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1994 Volkswagen Jetta

The Volkswagen Jetta sedan was available in two new models for 1994. The Jetta GLS was equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generated 115 horsepower, while the Jetta GLX came with a more powerful 2.8-liter V6 engine that pumped out 172 horsepower. The standard Jetta GL was also available. All versions came with a five-speed manual transmission as standard equipment, while a four-speed automatic was available as an option.

Standard features for the Jetta GLS were beefed up a bit, when compared to previous versions of the Jetta, and included power brakes, power steering, power windows, power door locks, air conditioning, cruise control, and an anti-theft alarm system. The GLX added a leather-trimmed steering wheel, a rear spoiler, alloy wheels, and anti-lock brakes. Dual airbags were standard across the line.

Overall, drivers' impressions of the 1994 Volkswagen Jetta were positive, with its handling, fuel efficiency, roominess, and reliability cited as positive points. A number of drivers also pointed out that the Jetta was a fun car to drive. However, some drivers reported quality-control issues with the car, and noted that repairs could be expensive.

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95vwjetta
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94 Jetta Will Crank But Won't Start

I have a 94 Jetta that I bought recently. The guy swapped out the radio he had in for the stock radio and now it won't start. Cranks, but doesn't start like I said. I have a feeling it has to do with...

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John Adame
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I Got A 94 Jetta Manual And Sometimes When I Pull Into Drives Then Throw It...

102 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
Mariano
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Hi, My Car Is Right Now In Limbo Status (just Drives In Second Gear), Do Yo...

I took the car to the dealer and they told me that they couldn't read the solenoids signal, so they think it has to do with the ecu (can the tcm have a problem?) The car has just 74000 orig miles and ...

49 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 years ago)
JERBALL
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How Do I Turn On The Front Fog Lights

MY SONS 1994 JETTA HAS FOG LIGHTS IN THE FRONT HOW DO YOU TURN THEM ON. I SEE THE HEAD LIGHT SWITCH BUT NO SWITCH FOR THE FOG LIGHTS? THANKS FOR SOME HELP.

3,133 views with 7 answers (last answer 7 years ago)
95vwjetta
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Crank But Doesn't Start

94 jetta cranks but won't start, getting no fire to spark plugs. any suggestions please.

328 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)