Volkswagen Passat 2013 Problems

No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Volkswagen Passat 2013 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.

Volkswagen Passat 2013: Is my car safe after a transmission failure?

Answered by CarsGuide 23 Aug 2019

There is little chance of anything else being damaged as a result of the transmission failure. I understand your concern about the safety of the car given your experience when the transmission failed and left you in a precarious situation, but the chances of it happening again are pretty slim now it has been repaired.

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Best used wagon?

Answered by CarsGuide 28 Mar 2016

The i40 is a good choice; it ticks most of the boxes. It’s well equipped, well built, reliable and durable. You could also look at wagons like the VW Passat, Ford Mondeo and Mazda 6, but it’s hard to go past the i40.

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Volkswagen fix revealed for Australia

Volkswagen fix revealed for Australia

26 Nov 2015 · by Joshua Dowling

US owners of VW cars with diesel engines that can cheat emissions tests have already been given $500, but local owners still have no compensation.

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