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Average User Score
4.5 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 33 reviews
2000 Volkswagen Golf Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 33 reviews
A new engine option was among the upgrades made to the Volkswagen Golf for the 2000 model year. The 1.8T, which was available as an add-on to the four-door Golf GLS trim package, was a turbocharged 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder powerplant that generated 150 hp. It joined two other engine options offered for the Golf in 2000 -- a base 115-hp, 2.0-liter 4-cylinder gas engine and a 90-hp 1.9-liter diesel engine with the TDI (turbo direct injection) feature.
In addition to the GLS with the 1.8T engine, trim packages included the two-door GL (gas engine) and GL TDI (diesel engine) and the four-door GLS (with the base 2.0-liter gas engine) and GLS TDI (diesel engine). All Golf trim packages for 2000 came with a five-speed manual transmission as standard equipment. A four-speed automatic was available as an option.
Standard equipment for the GL and GL TDI included air conditioning, anti-lock brakes, dual airbags, tilt steering, child safety door locks, and an AM/FM/cassette audio system. The GLS packages added cruise control (also standard on the GL TDI), power windows, and power door locks. Optional equipment included a CD player and a moonroof, as well as a premium sound system.
Drivers gave positive marks to the Golf's handling, acceleration, value, safety features, braking, and reliability, though some noted that the car's fuel economy wasn't as good as its competitors'. Some drivers noted problems with the car's "fit and finish," such as its exterior trim and interior plastic parts. Cup holders were noted by several drivers as being less than durable.
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Volkswagen Golf Questions
Transmission Fluid In Water System
Hi all , friend has golf 4 and the transmission fluid is in the water system , had this fixed 6 mths ago now the water is back, was told that the head is good , not leaking from head as i thought , me...
How Much Oil
I'm very low on oil. How much should I put in?
I Have A 2000 Vw Golf Wagon. Initially It Had A Hard Start And The Plugs We...
I have a 2000 VW GOLF WAGON. INITIALLY IT HAD A HARD START AND THE PLUGS WERE CHANGED. BUT THE PROBLEM CONTINUED AND THE FUEL PUMP WAS CHANGED. BUT WHENEVER IT TRAVELS FOR 10-20 KM IT STOPS AND IT WOU...
Why Does My Mk4 1.8t Golf Loose All Power On The Motorway?
My golf keeps loosing all power on the motorway when going up a slight incline leaving me having to roll on to the hard shoulder turn car off and on again then will work fine for about 1 minute w...
Where Is The Block Heater Cord Located
where is the block heater cord located on our 2 door golf so we can plug it in on cold days?