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Volkswagen Cabriolet Model Overview

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1993 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1993 Volkswagen Cabriolet
16 pictures
1993 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars
1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet
17 pictures
1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
1991 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1991 Volkswagen Cabriolet
19 pictures
1991 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
1990 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1990 Volkswagen Cabriolet
54 pictures
1990 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars
1989 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1989 Volkswagen Cabriolet
54 pictures
1989 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars
1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet
54 pictures
1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars
1987 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1987 Volkswagen Cabriolet
30 pictures
1987 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars
1986 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1986 Volkswagen Cabriolet
35 pictures
1986 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars
1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet Overview
1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet
39 pictures
1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet reviews:
4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars

Questions

BillGeiss
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Where Should I Buy A Remanufactured Engine For My 1988 Vsw Cabriolet ?

My good condition and beloved 1988 VW Cambriolet had a terminal engine knocking sound which looks like either a piston or a con rod has failed. The dealer wants to rebuild the engine in the chassis f...

7 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 hours ago)
scottem
0

Can A Bad O2 Sensor Cause A Car To Surge At Cruising Speeds

5 views with 2 answers (last answer 6 days ago)
SuncoastMotors
0

1989 Vw Cabriolet - Fuel Pump Getting Fuel To Distributor - Distibutor Not ...

I have a 1989 VW Cabriolet that is getting fuel to the fuel distributor, but not pumping fuel out of the top of the fuel distributor, then to injectors. Car will crank and run as long you spray starte...

3 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)
garya22
0

Hi I Have An 87 With A 1.8 Is The Tranny Filter Serviceable ? If So Where ...

87 auto with 1.8

8 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
spikethedog
0

1988 Vw Cabriolet, After Engine Hot Will Run Rough And Die When Acclerating...

When engine cold I can rev to 5000 rpm and upshift and the engine will kee pulling. When hot when I rev to 5000 rpm and shift the engine dies and after a few seconds will start to run again. If the ca...

1,283 views with 11 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

About the Volkswagen Cabriolet

Built on the Rabbit platform (and essentially a continuation of the Rabbit convertible, though the Rabbit name itself was discontinued in the U.S. after 1984), the Volkswagen Cabriolet has been described as "cute, cuddly," and at times, "feminine" (though it certainly has had its share of male fans). Throughout its run, the Cabriolet was powered by a 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder engine that initially generated 90 hp but later was upgraded to 94 hp. A five-speed manual overdrive transmission was standard, though a three-speed automatic was offered as an option.

Various trim packages were offered throughout the Cabriolet's run, including the Base, Bestseller, Carat, Classic, Wolfsburg, and Etienne Aigner edition (offered for only the 1991 model year). The car featured bucket seats (either cloth or leatherette, depending on the year and trim package), power windows and a driver's-side airbag (both from 1990 on), three-point rear seat safety belts (from 1991 on), and an AM/FM/cassette radio. Various trim packages offered additional standard and optional features, as well as special exterior and interior colors, and special wheels and body features.

Generally drivers considered the '91 Cabriolet a "fun" car to own and drive, probably largely because of that drop top, which was its big appeal. While the quality of the car was considered to be good by drivers, they did note that repairs could be expensive.