Vehicle Speed Control Problems of Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf owners have reported 34 vehicle speed control related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 5 most common vehicle speed control problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control (21 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's cruise control (8 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Vehicle Speed Control related problems of Volkswagen Golf

  Recently reported Vehicle Speed Control problems of Volkswagen Golf

The Vehicle Speed Control problem

The epc started coming on, it loses power and sometimes cuts off while I am driving. My speed slows down to 3 miles an hour.   Read details...

The Cruise Control problem

Takata recall having an issue with acc or adaptive cruise control, info screen says acc not available, this is second time happening, first time dealer said it just needs calibration, it just happened again.   Read details...

The Car Accelerates On Its Own problem

The contact owns a 2016 volkswagon Golf. While driving various speeds, the vehicle experienced unintended acceleration while being operated in second and third gears. The contact indicated that the vehicle's speed would increase by approximately 35 mph without depressing the accelerator pedal.   Read details...

The Accelerator Pedal problem

The contact owns a 2006 Volkswagen Golf. The contact stated that the vehicle idles when the accelerator pedal is depressed to the floor. The failure causes the vehicle to stall while the engine is still running. He also stated that the vehicle does not respond to the fuel injection.   Read details...

The Speed Control Cable problem

1. Passenger front window drops down in door. Has happened twice. There were four other people at the dealer for the same problem at the same time I was there. I was told it was an "arizona" problem and that the part that holds the window up melts and breaks.   Read details...

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