2002 Volkswagen Cabrio Overview

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2002 Volkswagen Cabrio Overview

For 2002, its final model year, the Volkswagen Cabrio received only a few minor upgrades, such as the addition of the Reflex Silver exterior color scheme, which was combined with a gray top and a matching gray interior. Other than that, the only other news was an improved four-year, 50,000-mile warranty (up from two years/24,000 miles) and a five-year, 60,000-mile limited powertrain warranty.

Other than that, the Cabrio was still available in three trim packages --- the entry-level GL, the mid-level GLS and the high-end GLX --- all powered by a 2.0-liter, 115-hp engine linked to a five-speed manual overdrive transmission. A four-speed automatic transmission was available as an option for all three packages.

Standard features for the GL package included air conditioning, power door locks, anti-lock brakes, a manually operated drop top, an AM/FM/cassette stereo system, daytime running lights, and front and side airbags. The GLS added power windows, cruise control, and heated seats, while the top-of-the-line GLX added a power convertible top, leather seats, foglights, and new 14-inch wheels.

For the most part, drivers were pleased with their Cabrios, which they thought were fun, sporty, economical, and easy to handle in all kinds of situations. But lingering quality issues plagued the car, according to some drivers, who also complained about high maintenance costs.

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Fuse Box

My convertible top won't open or close? A 2002 vw cabriolet

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Alarm

I had someone check my hot wires on the passenger door of a 2002 vw cabrio he tripped the alarm threw my radio off.i have radio keys to pull radio get serial number an get code from dealership but...

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Vw Cabrio Won't Stay Running After A Rain Storm

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2002 Vw Cabrio

i have a 2002 VW cabrio and the radio safe is on where do i find the code i know its either in the spare tire hubby or in the user manuel but i dont find any 4 digit codes that work or labeled stere...

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How Remove

where to find instructions in removing the backseats in order to remove the side panels to repair the hydraulic system for the convertible top?

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