2001 Volkswagen GTI - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2001 Volkswagen GTI

93 problems have been reported for the 2001 Volkswagen GTI. The following chart shows the 15 most common problems for 2001 Volkswagen GTI. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system with 24 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (17 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2001 Volkswagen GTI

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
24
  Air Bag
17
  Visibility
10
  Exterior Lighting
7
  Engine And Engine Cooling
6
  Service Brakes
5
  Power Train
5
  Tire
4
  Gasoline Fuel System
4
  Seats
4
  Suspension
2
  Other Fuel System
2
  Steering
1
  Air Brake
1
  Equipment
1

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2001 Volkswagen GTI in 2001.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
0
  2017
0
  2016
0
  2015
0
  2014
0
  2013
0
  2012
0
  2011
2
  2010
5
  2009
1
  2008
7
  2007
5
  2006
7
  2005
13
  2004
15
  2003
17
  2002
9
  2001
3

small car iamge Compare the 2001 Volkswagen GTI with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Volkswagen GTI, the following table can be used to compare the 2001 Volkswagen GTI with the Volkswagen GTI from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 GTI is 93 while the average number of problems reported for the 22 model years of the Volkswagen GTI is 48.

Table 3. Compare the 2001 Volkswagen GTI with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2017 GTI
4
  2016 GTI
12
  2015 GTI
22
  2014 GTI
6
  2013 GTI
24
  2012 GTI
32
  2011 GTI
43
  2010 GTI
43
  2009 GTI
236
  2008 GTI
70
  2007 GTI
99
  2006 GTI
53
  2005 GTI
8
  2004 GTI
13
  2003 GTI
68
  2002 GTI
138
  2001 GTI
93
  2000 GTI
57
  1999 GTI
11
  1998 GTI
12
  1997 GTI
12
  1996 GTI
11


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