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I Love My Car! — I love driving my car! It is not very small and has a lot of trunk space. My car gets great gas milage plus it has a iPod plug in so I can listen to my iPod while I drive.

Pros: I can fit just about anything in my car plus it has a glow in teh dark trunk handle incase you get locked in your car.

Cons: I can't find anything bad about my car.

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Tsi - Trend Setting Innovation — Hey, no one explain to me what TSI mean, just try to make up the acronymn. Could it be Turbo SuperCharge Induction? When I test drove this car, it definitely feels like a 2.0 l car

Pros: Must be the best "sheep in wolf skin"  car

Cons: Unknown maintenance issue with the twin charge and cost of maintenance

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I Freakin' Love This Car! — 2008 Silver Volkswagen Jetta: 5 cylinder, 2.5L engine; automatic transmission. Roomy interior with a huge trunk capacity. Excellent braking and handling, and superb acceleration for a 5 cylinder. Friendly on gas ( 21 mpg / 29 mpg), and is also pleasing to the eye on both the inside and outside.

Pros: Spacious interior and trunk. Excellent acceleration and braking/handling, gas mileage, appearance

Cons: Although the Jetta's reliability is on the rise, it is still a German made automobile, which are notorious for poor reliability.

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Very Fun Car — Very fun, but expensive at the body shop. Clutch feel is different then most

Pros: Great fuel economy with lots of power to boot

Cons: None

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My Laser Blue Jetta Has Caught The Eye Of Many A Rubber-necker And Sidewalk-gawker Already!! — This Jetta has a 5 cylinder engine, running on Lamborghini Gallardo technology. The Volkswagen Jetta has exceptional handling on every road condition I have been on so far. It is the safest car on the road right now, in my opinion and experience.

Pros: Safety, Gas mileage, Size, Everything

Cons: uh...NOTHING

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A Real Car Addict Would Love This Car!!! — This car has good control, acceleration, and braking. In manual transmission, the acceleration is amazing. The style and looks are attractive. Overall, an amazing car, a good drive.

Pros: Design

Cons: The brake squeals when you start the car. This is because VW uses a semi-metallic disc
brakes instead of their traditional ceramic.

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08 Jetta — Handles real good, front wheel drive, runs relatively good in the snow. Smooth shifting, acceleration is quick..idk what else to say dude

Pros: Stick shift, nice sound system

Cons: none

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Love It — I drove a Ford Explorer 06 before this car and after 3 days in this car I drove my explorer back to the dealer and couldn't stand driving it. The jetta is smooth, comfortable, and makes for a great experience when getting from point A to B. Also I'm about 6'3 and the fact that I fit in it, comfortably, is amazing.

Pros: Comfort, Handling

Cons: Needs rear wipers

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Nice Car Great Price. — I Just bought an 2008 Jetta SE for $21,500 the other day and am impressed. I used to own a 1995 Jetta that I wanted to park in a lake. After watching VW come around with Audi the past few years I decided to give them a shot again. well, in 3 days I've driven 500 miles over the mountian passes with snow ice and rain. The car has excellent traction control and performed above my expectations. I also enjoyed the comfort of the seats the position of the shifter and high level of attention paid to the details with the leatherwork. My opinion is you get the feel and comfort of a $30,000 car for $20,000

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Miles Driven per Year:500

Pros: good price, well built, handles great, comfortable

Cons: for 170hp the engine sure doesn't have power, it's slow to wind up under load,

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Excellent Value For The Money — Bought this car about 3 months/4,000 miles ago. I bought an "S: model, but I loaded it up with all of the "SE" level equipment, minus the sunroof and the 6-disc CD changer. This strategy got me all of the goodies like traction control, heated seats, etc., but still kept my purchase price low, at $19,300.00 This car rides, handles, shifts and stops like a much more expensive car. The engine is very responsive, and my gas mileage hovers around 23-24 in the city and 26-27 highway. The power assisted steering works well, and the car has pretty good grip too. The only weak spot is a cheap base radio, but one can always upgrade with an aftermarket unit. All in all, I think this is a great car.

Owner for 0 years, 3 months

Miles Driven per Year:15,000

Pros: Excellent drive train. Good handling. Well built, with a rock-solid feel. Large trunk. Good gas mileage.

Cons: Weak base-level radio.

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

Excellent By Mannyhutch

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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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