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Volkswagen EuroVan Questions

Alex Laurean
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Why Is My 1993 Eurovan Leaning To One Side? Is There Some Kind Of Adjustmen...

lower on front right side.

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fhutch
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How To Remove Moisture From Pop-top?

i think my poptop is saturated with water...any ideas how to drain it? it's gotten very heavy...could i drill some holes to drain it? then silicone it?

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fhutch
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99 Eurovan Camper-transmission Revs To 4500+ Before Shifting

replaced tranny at 80,000 because of above...same thing keeps happening...shop keeps resetting and tweeking to no avail...have replaced mass air sensor twice...works for awhile then back to problem.....

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jmreilly
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How Do I Get To The Tail Light Bulb On The Driver's Side? Surely I Don't H...

After 100,000 miles I finally have a light bulb out...but the hardest to get to!

492 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
William Walraven
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Help--i Need 2 Ecm# 023906024m And Ecm# 023131351 Repaired--they Go To My 1...

My 1995 5Cyl. gas-Eurovan Rialta needs the two mentioned ECM1's..I can't find new/old/or someone to repair--Much appreciated if you can help Tel 330 83676670r Email williamwalraven@sbcglobal.net

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Older Volkswagen EuroVan

2001 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
2001 Volkswagen EuroVan
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2001 Volkswagen EuroVan reviews:
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2000 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
2000 Volkswagen EuroVan
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2000 Volkswagen EuroVan reviews:
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1999 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
1999 Volkswagen EuroVan
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1999 Volkswagen EuroVan reviews:
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1997 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
1997 Volkswagen EuroVan
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1995 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
1995 Volkswagen EuroVan
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1995 Volkswagen EuroVan reviews:
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1993 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
1993 Volkswagen EuroVan
27 pictures
1993 Volkswagen EuroVan reviews:
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1992 Volkswagen EuroVan Overview
1992 Volkswagen EuroVan

About the Volkswagen EuroVan

Throughout the 1970s and '80s and even into the '90s, Volkswagen had a history of replacing its rear-engined vehicles with more modern front-engined models. It happened with the Beetle, which was replaced by the front-engined Dasher and the Rabbit (later known as the Passat and Golf, respectively). And it happened with VW's Vanagon, a rear-engined van that was replaced in 1993 with the front-engined EuroVan.

About six inches longer than the Vanagon it replaced, the EuroVan was powered by a 109-horsepower, 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine that drove the front wheels. Standard equipment included a five-speed manual transmission, while a four-speed automatic was optional.

The EuroVan was availabe in several versions, all of which seated seven passengers. The EuroVan CL was the base model and came with power brakes, bucket seats, power steering, and a rear window defroster. The GL version added air conditioning, power heated mirrors, and a cassette player. The MV version came with swiveling bucket seats, a swing-up table, and rear seats that folded into a bed.

A longer Camper version, with a built-in kitchen, was also available. Only the Camper versions were sold for a few years starting in 1995, although a GLS version with a 140-horsepower V6 engine was introduced in 1999. In 2001, the EuroVan's V6 engine received a boost in power, to 201 hp.

Standard features increased as well through the 1990s and into the early 2000s. Such features as cruise control, a tilt steering wheel, automatic climate control, traction control, and a keyless entry system were added to the standard package. The EuroVan would continue to be offered through the 2003 model year, when it was discontinued due to slow sales.

In its early years the EuroVan was criticized for being underpowered, but as horsepower grew those criticisms lessened. Overall, drivers were impressed with the EuroVan, citing its roominess and uniqueness as positive aspects, and many were sorry to see it go when it was eventually dropped from Volkswagen's lineup.
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