1999 Volkswagen Jetta reviews from North America

Jetta GL

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Jetta Wolfsburg 2L

Lemon lemon lemon..

403 words, 6 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0

Perfect example of ruining a car by going for cheap with plastic parts

232 words

Jetta Wolfsburg Edition

Amazing, reliable vehicle!

Jetta

Cheaply made interior, paint is poor quality. Mechanically a good car

Jetta Wolfsburg Edition 99.0 Mark 3 2.0 4 cylinder

People who put down VW and Jetta are just being silly. It's a great car, and has served well

391 words, 2 comments

Jetta GL 2.0

A cute expensive piece of crap

499 words, 1 comment

Jetta Wolfsburg

Not worth my money

Jetta 99.5 Mk4 GL 2.0L gas

10 years is the most neglect these cars can endure..

231 words

Jetta GL 2.0

VW lost a lifelong customer with this one

272 words

Jetta

It is cute, fun, and sporty! I loved it... until my clutch went out!

Jetta GL 2.0

I love my car, but it is just like raising a child

70 words

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Recommended

102 words

Jetta 2.0

Look into a non-german vehicle, this one's a headache

313 words, 4 comments

Jetta GLS VR6

A lot of fun to drive, but very delicate

209 words

Jetta

Fun to drive, unreliable and expensive to own

Jetta

The car is a piece of junk to put it lightly!

Jetta Wolfsburg

Great car

Jetta Wolfsburg

Major piece of crap

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Junk

105 words, 1 comment

Jetta jetta wolfburg 2.0

Poor

79 words

Jetta GL 2.0 Gas

GREAT!

167 words

Jetta Wolfsberg Edition

Fun to drive, expensive to fix

Jetta GL 2.0 SOHC

Not what I expected from German Engineering

520 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0L

OK Daily Driver

97 words

Jetta Wolfsburg edition 4 cylinder

This car is a great drive and is quite fun and sporty. only a few minor issues

140 words

Jetta GL 2.0

Best car I ever had

115 words

Jetta base model

It is perfect!

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Avoid VW at all cost because you will pay

93 words, 1 comment

Jetta gls 2.0

113 words

Jetta

5-speed gets great gas mileage!

Jetta GLS 2.0

It is going to die

81 words

Jetta GLS 2.0L 2.0

Fine example of German engineering expertise!

164 words

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Good car

106 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0L

Lively and handles very well

137 words

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0, 4 Cylinder

The Jetta is a WONDERFUL automobile

152 words

Jetta GL 2.0

Great car, looks and runs super

106 words

Jetta

This car is junk, don't by a VW

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

A money and repair headache

103 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

VW Jetta is extremely poorly designed and built

96 words

Jetta Wolfsburg

Good performance, poor quality parts and electronics

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Fun little car, fast and snappy

180 words

Jetta GL

Pathetic piece of crap

Jetta Wolfsburg Edition 2.0

Excellent!

253 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0L

My 1999 Volkswagen Jetta is the most reliable car I have ever had

144 words, 1 comment

Jetta GL 2.0 gas

Nice looking, nice to drive, expensive and annoying to maintain

270 words

Jetta GL old body style 2.0L

If you have the money to fix and repair almost monthly, go for it. Otherwise, buy a honda

104 words, 4 comments

Jetta TDI TDI

Drive it to the lot, paint it yellow, light it on fire, and just walk away!

113 words

Jetta

Great Car, no problems at all

Jetta GLS

Never again will I buy European!!

Jetta GLS TDI 1.9 turbo diesel

195 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0L Gas

A true money pit

313 words, 3 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0

A fun, reliable car right for anyone who loves the road

158 words, 1 comment

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

The worst car I have ever owned!!

195 words, 2 comments

Jetta

VW Jetta = All that glitters, is not gold!

Jetta GL 2.0

Terrible engineering, terrible car

272 words, 2 comments

Jetta Wolfsburg

Nice car, but the electrics have been frustrating

Jetta GLS 2.0

The Jetta needs to be discontinued

218 words

Jetta GLS

Purchasing this Jetta was the most unfortunate mistake I've ever made

Jetta

This car caused me financial ruin in 16 months of ownership

Jetta GLS 2.0 Gas

Purchase an extended comprehensive warranty!

138 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0 Liter Gasoline

It's a looker, but not a keeper

92 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS VR6

My third and last Volkswagen. Unreliable

148 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0L

Hot looking car, but too bad its a lemon.

181 words, 2 comments

Jetta TDI

78 words

Jetta VR6 V6

It is sleek looking, but it is not reliable.

221 words

Jetta GLS TDI 1.9 turbo diesel

Economical and fun when it isn't broken, and it breaks often

275 words, 2 comments

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Commuter's dream

253 words, 1 comment

Jetta

Don't buy a Volkswagon

Jetta GL

Poor Quality vehicle

Jetta GLS 4 cylinder

A flawed engine/electrical design which costs the owner countless trips to the service dept. and $$

412 words

Jetta GL 2.0

An excellent car, but with uncertain reliability

137 words

Jetta GLS

Stay away

Jetta GLS 2 liter

Looks and drives great, till the next monthly repair

264 words

Jetta wolfsburg 2.0

A great reliable car that they need to get all the kinks worked out and fast

148 words

Jetta GL 2.0

Had the car 2 weeks, already a migraine

193 words

Jetta Wolfsburg

OK

Jetta GLS VR6

Not meant to last a long time

153 words, 1 comment

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

This car has been an expensive maintenance nightmare

317 words, 3 comments

Jetta GL 4.0

Performs well and uses minimal gas with many luxury perks

57 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS TDI 1.9L TDI diesel

Very economical on fuel, but questionable reliability

186 words

Jetta GL 2.0 8v 115hp four-cylinder

German Engineering at its best

97 words

Jetta GLS 2.0 liter

It's like a 50/50 orange popsicle

108 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

Buying this car was the worst decision of my life

331 words

Jetta GL

Handle the interior very carefully because they will break.

Jetta GLS 2.0

82 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

It is a good car.

102 words

Jetta

Wouldn't buy another Volkswagen

Jetta GLS 2.0L

I will not buy Volkswagen cars in the future

162 words

Jetta GL

I love the way it drives, but it has a lot of small bugs

Jetta GL

A Major Disgrace to VW

Jetta GL 2.0

Another quality German car

195 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

Buy a Honda!

115 words, 1 comment

Jetta 1.7 trubo diesel

A major disappointment

308 words, 1 comment

Jetta GL 1.6

Volkswagen Should be ashamed of themselves

266 words, 3 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0L

Don't waste your time and money with a Jetta

269 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0

European perfection

106 words

Jetta GLS

High priced hassle

Jetta GL 2.0

A nightmare to own

51 words

Jetta GL 4-cylinder

Nice exterior, but the fun stops there

112 words

Jetta GLS

A well-disguised money pit

Jetta TDI 1.9 turbo diesel

I would definitely recommend and old body style (up to '99) Jetta TDI

480 words, 8 comments

Jetta GL

A deceivingly attractive money-pit

Jetta GLS 2.0

So Far So Good!!!

184 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

Money pit

121 words

Jetta GLS

A Pretty Little Rip Off!

Jetta 4 Cylinder

Overall I like the car, but VW and its dealerships have a lot to learn about customer service

442 words

Jetta

Forget having peace of mind

Jetta GLS

Cheaply put together

Jetta TDI

This car is great. I love my TDI!

227 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

I love the car, but not the problems

63 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS regular gasoline

An oil guzzling dud

197 words, 2 comments

Jetta GL

Disappointed

Jetta GLS 2.0 4 cylinder

Great car with a few minor problems

97 words

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

Cute car that causes nothing but headaches

102 words, 3 comments

Jetta GL 2.0

A waste of money

56 words

Jetta GLS 4 cylinder

A Vehicular Nightmare - Don't Buy VW

570 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS TDI

Not in my back yard..

287 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS VR^ 2.8L

An unreliable, over-priced yet luxurious car

76 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

A stylish car that meets high performance needs

331 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS 2.0

111 words, 1 comment

Jetta VR6 VR6

A fun, but practical car

156 words

Jetta GLS 1.8L

Volkswagen gives German engineering a bad name!

153 words

Jetta GLS TDI 1.7 turbo diesel

Fun to drive, but far from reliable

448 words

Jetta 2.0

The most expensive compact car on the market

77 words

Jetta GLS 2.0L

Buy a ($20,000) bicycle, money better spent

147 words

Jetta GLX VR6

Hopes of growing up to be a BMW

143 words

Jetta GL 4 cylinder.

Don't be seduced by VW's good looks! The interior AND the car's performance are BELOW STANDARDS!

319 words

Jetta GLS 2.8

Poor reliability

162 words

Jetta TDI 1.9 turbo diesel

Great millage and driver

161 words

Jetta GLS VR6

Disaster!

161 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS VR6 VR6

Junk and will never own another VW!

693 words, 4 comments

Jetta GLS 1.4

Not terrible, but far from perfect

334 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0L 4 cylinder

Nightmare of a broken down hunk of junk.

232 words

Jetta GLS 2.0L I-4 SOHC

A performance-car with reliabiliy issues

116 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

Driver found, for life!

127 words, 1 comment

Jetta GX 1.7

Mock high performance at a higher price than most that actually are

166 words

Jetta GL

A piece of junk

Jetta 2.0

I would never recommend buying a VW

215 words, 3 comments

Jetta VR6

Good performance, terrible reliability

Jetta wolfsburg

Jetta VR6 2.8

Big fat lemon

190 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0

A perfect balance of practicality and fun

285 words

Jetta GL 2.0L

German engineering is expensive, but worth it!

212 words

Jetta GLS 4

Cute car, but not worth the repairs

195 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS

This car is nothing but a major headache from the beginning!

Jetta GLS VR6

This is a great car to drive, but too expensive to maintain

245 words

Jetta GL 2.0L 8-Valve

A perfect buy for college students who are looking for utility, safety, and most importantly fun.

291 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

A piece of crap and don't buy one

149 words, 36 comments

Jetta GLS 4 cylinder

A zippy quality-looking vehicle

81 words

Jetta

Lemon!

Jetta GLS VR6

Fun to drive

58 words

Jetta GLS

A great big lemon

Jetta LX 4 cylinder

A nice looking piece of junk.

258 words, 1 comment

Jetta GLS VR6

This car is a disappointment

186 words

Jetta GLS 2.0

Jetta from hell. J.B

49 words

Jetta LX turbo diesel

Buy with caution. 50 mpg comes at a price

155 words

Jetta GLS

Quick, reliable... and cool!

Jetta GLS 1.8 4 cylinder

It's like playing craps with $22,000

214 words, 48 comments

Jetta GL 4 cylinder gasoline

Not worth the money

156 words, 1 comment

Jetta Wolfsburg 2.0

A nice, but high maintenance vehicle

171 words, 64 comments

Jetta GLS

Expensive and unreliable

Jetta GLS 2.0L

A very nice looking piece of crap

195 words

Jetta GTi 1.7 turbo diesel

Not dependable

63 words, 2 comments

Jetta GLS 4 cylinder

Great car when you buy it, then it rapidly begins falling apart

442 words, 1 comment

Jetta GL gas

Worst car I have ever owned

169 words, 4 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0 liter 4-cylinder

Now I see why people buy Toyotas and not Volkswagens

102 words, 5 comments

Jetta GLS 4 cylinder

Death trap

167 words, 4 comments

Jetta GLS TDi 1.9 turbo diesel

Understated luxury

68 words

Jetta GLS 1.9 turbo diesel

More problems than normal doesn't stop me from really liking the car

87 words

Jetta LX 4 door turbo diesel

The paint job stinks

68 words

Jetta GLX 2.8

Fast, luxurious, and superior handling and interior materials..... but falls apart

111 words, 5 comments

Jetta GLS 2.0

49 words

Jetta TDI 1.9 turbo diesel

22 words