Need Help?

1999 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4dr Sedan Auto

1999 Volkswagen Jetta
Trim Info:
Front-Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan GL, Compact
22 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
Other Trims
Do you own this car?
Estimated Mileage
Enter current mileage for most
accurate info about this vehicle

Track Your Service Records
Get Recall Alerts
Get Updated Value Estimates on Your Car.

Ask the Community

Ask Our Auto Mechanics

Ask our panel of certified mechanics a question. We pay for their advice so you don't have to.

Enter a Question:
Which Car is This Question About?

Recent Questions

2000 Jetta having hard time starting
over the last week my car has just slightly struggled to start. It has started every time, but with a slight delay. Now, I have gone out to try and start it and it wont start. I ca...
Asked by Josten S April 8, 2014, 1:23 am 0 reply
1997 jetta hard shifting
1997 VW Jetta 2.0 automatic. Started shifting hard in 2nd, 3rd and 4th. I would have to let off the gas for it to shift right. RPMs go to about 50 RPMs b4 shifting. Car started t...
Asked by Ashley B April 4, 2014, 7:04 am 3 replies
My car is overheating
The cooling fans don't work I tried turning the heater on but ac doesn't work.The coolant keeps draining fast,the car runs good for a while than it overheat s. What are somethings ...
Asked by Juan B March 29, 2014, 7:45 am 1 reply
Valve gasket replacement estimate?
Wondering what it cost to replace the valve cover gaskets on a 2000 VW Jetta?
Asked by David M March 19, 2014, 1:03 pm 1 reply
oil leak in my vw jetta
car starter is shot. so I took it out. and when I pop started the car it started to leak oil. I didn't notice any oil leak before car was started with no startor.
Asked by Tim S February 3, 2014, 11:15 am 1 reply
vw oil leak. help
i have read some fourums and they say it could be crankcase breather case. and others say it could be a oil filter flange leak? these seem like common problems on vw 98 2.0 shoul I...
Asked by Tim S February 4, 2014, 9:59 am 0 reply
Won't start
The car is a 2000 Jetta TDI. The Idler pulley failed and shredded the serpentine belt. I replaced the pulley and belt using parts off an identical engine I have in storage and it w...
Asked by Dan O January 30, 2014, 7:57 am 1 reply
Engine Replacement
How much would it cost to replace an engine on a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta?
Asked by Matthew W January 27, 2014, 8:06 am 1 reply
Smells like burning plastic. The clutch was pressed all the way down.
I pulled the clutch out with my foot and pressed it a couple of feel...weird. I tried to start the car and it wont. Any help diagnosing the problem will be greatly appre...
Asked by James P January 19, 2014, 9:09 pm 1 reply
How much is it to replace my air bag
hit a curb tonight and I need a quick fix if possible
Asked by Megha C January 12, 2014, 11:49 pm 1 reply

My Auto Score

See the free AutoCheck score

Meet The Experts
Kim Perrin
Kim Perrin is our resident mechanic here at DriverSide. Kim worked as…
Tyler Orr
Tyler Orr is an expert in German and Japanese cars and has been a mechanic …
Elizabeth Kriesten
Elizabeth Kriesten worked as an automotive technician for several years at Dodge…
Tips on Servicing

Car Brakes: How Do You Know When to Change Them?

By Zach Bowman For those who suffer a daily commute through heavy traffic, your vehicle's braking system can bring thousands of pounds of metal, plastic and empty Starbucks cups to a stop hundreds of times before you get to work. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until ...

Read more…