Parking Brake Problems of Volkswagen Jetta
Volkswagen Jetta owners have reported 17 parking brake related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 3 most common parking brake problems. The number one most common problem is linked to the vehicle's parking brake (14 problems). The second most common problem is linked to the vehicle's conventional parking brake (2 problems).
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Parking Brake problems||14|
|Conventional Parking Brake problems||2|
|Mechanical Parking Brake problems||1|
Recently reported Parking Brake problems of Volkswagen Jetta
The Parking Brake problem
The vehicle involved is a 2008 Volkswagen Jetta. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) is 3VWRM71K78_. I bought a 2008 Jetta from rod east vw in late June, in late July my brake light came on, I then called rod east vw to inform them and they told me to call their roadside assistance to Read details...
The Conventional Parking Brake problem
The car involved is a 2001 Volkswagen Jetta. There was crash involved with this problem. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 3VWTG29MX1_. Car was parked on near-level surface of driveway. Car was left in neutral (manual transmission) and parking brake was set. Doors were locked. Read details...
The Mechanical Parking Brake problem
The vehicle involved was a 2002 Volkswagen Jetta. I started my car to leave work and when I put it in reverse the car would not back up. I thought it was the transmission? I had vehicle towed in for repair to local dealer, they replaced a switch in the abs system that was causing the brakes to Read details...