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Average User Score
4 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 48 reviews
1999 Volkswagen Jetta Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 48 reviews
1999 was a changeover year for the Volkswagen Jetta, with some of the previous year's models still on sale for several months, and a new, next-generation version introduced later in the model year. With this new version, the Jetta's body was enlarged slightly, the engine and interior were updated, and the list of standard features available throughout the line was expanded.
The new Jetta GL sedan got an updated 115-horsepower, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, and came with a list of standard features that included a keyless entry system, power door locks, anti-lock brakes, dual airbags, air conditioning, a tilt/telescopic steering wheel, and an anti-theft alarm system.
Also available were a new higher-end Jetta GLS trim package, a GLX version with a 174-horsepower V6, and two new TDI turbodiesel trim packages. All versions came dual airbags and anti-lock brakes, among other features. The GLX came standard with leather seats and a power sunroof.
Overall, drivers were impressed with the Jetta's handling, smoothness over the road, comfort, and roominess. And while some drivers praised the overall build quality of the Golf, others noted frequent problems and reliability issues with the car.
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Volkswagen Jetta Questions
How Do You Reset Factory Alarm?
Car wont't start but alarm is active and on. How can alarm be reset to allow car to start?
2007 Jetta wolfsberg edition, 4 door. Bad oil leak, which was fixed. Today, car stopped and a hose needed replacing along with some other parts. Was told that there might be a problem with the engine ...
Considering A Transmission Swap, Will A 1999 Jetta 2.0l Engine With Manual ...
we have a 1999 jetta 2.0 L engine with a manual transmission, and we found a 2002 jetta 2.0L in pristine shape just has a bad auto trans. the price is right so curious if we could swap the 99 manu...
What Is The Candlelight Stick On Dash
on my 1999 jetta a candlelight looking red thing comes on when i start the car and it blinks then when i drive it stops