1990 Volkswagen Jetta User Reviews

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLReview
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    Creepy — Well, just got this one for about 4 months but the transmission dies on me, the doors where in pretty bad shape has the interiors has everything elses, idk why someone would like this car, well it was good in gas mileage, and well we share 1 or 2 moments lol not a total piece of crapt but almost...

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Every body likes a jetta here...

    Cons: I dont like it!!!

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    Cheap Very — Great first car for anyone, I picked mine up for only $600 and it worked great until the day it was totaled. These cars are built incredibly well and if you get one you wont have to put a lot of money into it.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Price

    Cons: performance

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLReview
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    Volkswagen Jetta — snow/ice - Four Wheel drive Jette Looks/style - under maintenance Maintenace cost - very cheap and you find parts every where Handling - god handling when you drive side ways on the snow and ice Fuel Economy - very cheap on fuel Very good car

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: It's four wheel drive

    Cons: not so fine yet

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 16VReview
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    Oem+ '90 Jetta Gtx — mint body. real good performance. pretty economic (500km per 50$ of 91octane). really fun to drive. and really good looking car. that the major factor why o own this beaty. its way too drive, I simply fall in love with it.

    Pros: really good looking

    Cons: leaking sun roof (soon fixed)

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    Das Auto :d — Old arthritic and beaten every day of its life since 1990, complete with a gutless tired old 200k mile 9a 4cyl 16v that is steadily pissing oil out of every seal/gasket. I would like a VR6. Basically its a rusted and dented junkyard worthy piece of crap.. but even in its current condition, i love it and its fun to drive :)

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Happy little Go-kart

    Cons: Zee Germans

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 16VReview
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    After 20+ Years . . . I'm Still Loving This Car! — I bought this car in Feb 1990 - YES, that's right, 1990. And now it's March 2010 and it's still in continuous use. What a work horse!!! It is still fun to drive, performs and handles well, heats up good and fast in the winter, but the 185/55 R15 81V tires aren't too good in snow, so I have an SUV for that. Calypso green still stands out and looks great.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Fun, Reliable, Seats, Heater, Everything!

    Cons: Insurance Cost

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 16VReview
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    My Wolfie — Its a 1990 Jetta wolfsburg edition. It has a 2.0L 16v engine. Puts out about 130 whp. Its pretty small for a 4 door. Its a 20 year old car so it has its flaws. Its a blast to drive, No power steering so its kinda like a go-kart.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Its Light, has alot of bolt on opitions, and its a 2.0 16v. ITS GERMAN!!

    Cons: Its 20 years old.

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLReview
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    Good Car — * Performance - gutless has no power but it handles well * Build Quality - German has to be good.. * Appearance - not bad looks good with 17" msr wheels * Cost of Ownership -good on fuel * Fun Factor - ya i beat it all the time...

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: cheap

    Cons: gutless

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    1990 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 16VReview
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    My 1.8t 1990 Gli — I love my 1.8t I put in it! drilled breaks and all disks is a must, and with the coilovers it handle's well the only complaint I have is the one wheel peels, going to get a lsd diff soon

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: its fast, and gets great milage

    Cons: its pretty ugly, but thats kind of a plus, no one expects it to do anything

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    1990 Vw Jetta Gl — 19 year old silver vw getta gl, 5 speed, blue interior. accleration is good, handles like a dream, power steering belt squeeks in tight turn-arounds. sun roof is fabulous especially at night. looks fine. sound system speakers are factory with jvc cd and tuner and sound great. i'm attempting to keep gas milage down by keeping rpm's around 2000 when upshifting so with that gas milage is good. my jetta is fun, i love vw's would'nt trade my jetta for any american or japanese thing...

    Pros: fun factor, handling, gas milage.

    Cons: frount bumper

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

    Excellent By Mannyhutch

    Great daily driver, very good on gas, reliable, comfortable, this is a car that any person that has a long daily commute will enjoy, best part is going to the gas pump and not spending too much to fil... Read More

    Great Daily Driver For The People Who Enjoy Driving By dustan

    Overall a great car, I enjoy every drive. The car is comfortable and efficient all while being completely sexy. The car can get out of its own way well and it a blast to drive at highway speeds. The a... Read More

    2013 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

    Love Our Jetta By chuckcars

    This is our go to town car. Had it 2 years. Changes the oil, free at dealer, and no trouoble. except for inability to change the clock time this year. Now for a trip to the dealer since it is still in... Read More

    Very Happy With Car By Jcar

    Super pleased with economy - I drive mostly highway, mostly 75-80 mph and average over 40 mpg. This is reason I bought the car - as I drive 120 miles to/from work. Great stereo, nice comfort, ve... Read More

    2012 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

    2012 Vw Jetta By Will

    Amazing car! Fun to drive around for daily commutes and even better for long road trips with good friends. I have driven this car through the best and worst weather conditions and it has kept powering... Read More

    Decent Car For A Decent Price By lemoffett

    I loved that this car was under $20k brand new. I also liked that it came with black interior for a white car. The best thing about this car was that all windows rolled up/down with one click. I went ... Read More

    2011 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

    2011 Vw Jetta Review By Hauk

    This model - the SEL - is loaded with navigation and all the other amenities including bluetooth, heated seats, the only thing it's missing is a back up camera Great car for the value. It has that so... Read More

    2011 Vw Jetta Review By Hauk

    This model - the SEL - is loaded with navigation and all the other amenities including bluetooth, heated seats, the only thing it's missing is a back up camera Great car for the value. It has that so... Read More

    2010 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

    Great Student Car By Ginese1

    This car was the perfect pick for my daughter, she learned to drive with my Volvo SUV, then my Passat. These were a little big for her and harder to navigate parking situations. I surprised her with... Read More

    Great Value By Jonesb930

    Overall I am happy that I purchased this car. I am at 100K and ready to trade it in but have been hesitating since it was such a great car overall. I have driven a newer model Passat during the last s... Read More

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