2000 Volkswagen Jetta Overview

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Trims

GL
17 national listings
GL TDi
2 national listings
GLS
70 national listings
GLS 1.8T Turbo
12 national listings
GLS TDi
Avg. Price: $4,881
GLS VR6
24 national listings
GLX
Avg. Price: $4,420

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4.45 stars

Based on 78 reviews

Reliable And Easy To Mod Compared To Others That Is Competes With. by Jessica
 — My PLATINUM MAMA. We've been through alot together. The best is still yet to come! It all started in 2001 when I discovered here in my uncle's junk yard. The previous owner flipped her a couple times ... Read More
Great Car by Jim
 — Overall I love this car, however I do wish I would have sprung for the 1.8T or the VR6. With a miserly 115 hp this is not a performance car. I do like the pick-up it has in the 65-80 mph range. It's t... Read More
200 Jetta Vr6 by Darren
 — Beautiful car. I like it a lot, the VR6 has power to spare for a compact car. GLS has every option. Beige leather interior, power everything, moon roof, climate control, cruise, 6 disc changer in t... Read More

2000 Volkswagen Jetta Overview

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2000 Volkswagen Jetta

A new engine option was among the upgrades made to the Volkswagen Jetta for the 2000 model year. The 1.8T, which was available as an add-on to the four-door Jetta GLS trim package, was a turbocharged 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder powerplant that generated 150 horsepower. It joined three other engine options offered for the Jetta in 2000 -- a base 115-horsepower, 2.0-liter 4-cylinder gas engine; a 90-horsepower 1.9-liter diesel engine with the TDI (turbo direct injection) feature; and a 174-horsepower, 2.8-liter V6 for drivers who wanted a bit more power under the pedal.

In addition to the GLS with the 1.8T engine, trim packages included the four-door GL (gas engine) and GL TDI (diesel engine), the four-door GLS with the base 2.0-liter gas engine, the GLS TDI (diesel engine), and two packages with the V6, the GLS and the GLX. All Jetta 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, power door locks, dual airbags, tilt steering, and an AM/FM/cassette audio system. The GLS packages added cruise control (also standard on the GL TDI) and power windows, while the GLX V6 added leather seats and a sunroof.

Drivers gave positive marks to the Jetta'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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96 Vw Jetta Engine Compatible Or Put Into With A 2000 Vw Jetta

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00 Jetta Sputters When I Give It Gas After A Complete .....stop What Can It...

I had my jetta going on 7 months now never had a problem with it till recently ... when i first start her up n drive her the cars fine after a few minutes the check engine light comes on after a compl...

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Judd Robinson
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2000 Jettagl: Cooling Fan Does Not Stop When Car Is Shut Off

It has been down to -25 degrees. Driving any distance when you shut off motor cooling fan keeps running, kills battery. Replaced automatic fan switch, same problem. What next fan control module?

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danek94
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My 2000 Jetta Gl Is Very Sluggish From A Stop But Once Moving It Seems To H...

i just changed the spark plugs and wires changed and i have 2 misfire codes along with o2 sensor codes.

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Egg In Coolant Reservior

Our 2000 Jetta VR6 had a substantial coolant leak and our mechanic put an egg in the coolant reservoir as a temporary fix until we could get it looked at as he was busy. We ended up taking it into ...

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