Is Passat CC reliable?

It is comfortable, generally reliable, has good performance and is stylish. Its running costs are mostly what I expected when I bought it (i.e. it’s not a lightweight car, but the diesel engine mitigates this), although it did go through its first set of front tyres at 17,000 miles.

Is Volkswagen CC a bad car?

Volkswagen CC Ratings Overview The average rating is a 3.7 out of 5 stars. The Volkswagen CC Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5. It ranks 12th out of 32 for all car brands. Learn more about Volkswagen CC Reliability Ratings.

Is Passat 2011 a good car?

2011 Volkswagen Passat 125TDI Highline Type 3C The VW Passat Highline Wagon has been a great car. The diesel engine provides an unbeatable combination of performance and fuel economy due to the “grunt” of the diesel engine. The DSG gearbox allows for the combination of sporty and/or economical driving when you want it.

Is the 2012 Volkswagen Passat a good car?

While some critics would prefer a more stylish and high-quality interior, most loved the 2012 Volkswagen Passat’s spacious seating and the great fuel economy provided by its available diesel engine.

What are the most common problems with a VW Passat?

Using helpful data from, we detail the top four problems for you below. Misfires on some or all of one or more engine cylinders caused by a bad ignition coil, ignition wire, or spark plug were the fourth most common problem reported by 177 Passat owners.

Is there a recall on the 2012 Volkswagen Passat?

“Our 2012 Volkswagen Passat 1.6d appears to over-rev when changing gear, but at the same time as the rev counter rises, the engine loses power. It has been recalled and had the emissions fix done.

What kind of engine does a Volkswagen Passat have?

In fact, opt for a 2.0-litre TDI with Volkswagen’s DSG automatic transmission and you could actually beat the claimed fuel economy figures. There are two versions available: saloon and estate.

What’s the worst problem with a Volkswagen CC?

Worst 2011 Volkswagen CC Problems #1: Stalls While Driving 2011 CC Average Cost to Fix: $8,500 #2: Timing Chain Failure 2011 CC Average Cost to Fix: $2,500 #3: Not Running Properly 2011 CC Average Cost to Fix: $500