2012 Volkswagen Jetta Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

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54 Customer Reviews
5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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What customers liked
Fuel Economy, Ride and Handling, Safety
What they didn't
Cost to Maintain, Cabin Noise, Dashboard

VW Diesel

I have a 2012 this car has been fun to drive. the seats are firm and so is the ride. the trunk space is good and easy to use. getting in and out of the car if average in height will be fine if your a tall person you might consider another car as hitting your head as I do is my real complaint for me getting in and out. the gas miliage is great, and the car will pass when you need it to and I have not noticed any turbo lag when passing. the navigation needs to be updated. over all fit and finish of the car is good, and out side noise is minimum. Its a good car that will last.

Would recommend to a friend

Volkswagen Jetta

I am pleased for the most part with my car. When I purchased it everything was fairly new. It has everything that I need and it looks pretty stylish. The only things I do not like are the fact that the seats are leatherette. I just don't like things that are fake. If I have leather, I want real leather etc. Also the roof liners were already separating. Fortunate for me, the car is still under warranty. It was fixed with no problem. So other than that I am very happy with my fuel efficient car.

Would recommend to a friend

2012 VW Jetta 2.5 SE

My Jetta is fun to drive and seemingly made for me. The moment I sat in it for the test drive, I knew it was the car I wanted. The dash wasn't full of hard to find, hard to learn instrumentation common in many of the newer cars that I test drove....just a sleek, traditional design that that is both sporty and luxurious looking. The engine is peppy from start-up, except for occasional hesitation (a VW tech bulletin exists on this) which hurt the overall rating that I gave it.

Would recommend to a friend

2012 VW Jetta

Loved my CarMax experience and love the new ride...have recommended both CarMax and VW Jetta to many since purchase...thanks so much!

Would recommend to a friend

2012 Jetta SE

The 5spd makes it very sporty, and combined with the aggressive look of the front end, makes for a beautiful car. Handles great, especially w/ the optional 17" wheel package. Very nice touch screen sound system w/ BlueTooth, works perfectly and is easy to navigate. All controls are where you expect them to be and simple.

Would recommend to a friend

Get the TDI

2012 TDI Premium w/ Nav Manual 6 speed Great vehicle, wife and I have owned for just over a year now. After 36,000 miles (we bought used) it has given us no problems whatsoever and has only needed regular services. Smooth shifts and loads of torque make this car an absolute joy to drive everyday, not to mention the fact that we average 45 mpg per tank (and the engine isn't even close to being completely broken in). Yes all the creature comforts are nice (especially the fender audio), but at the end of the day what matters is the fact that the vehicle is reliable, very fuel efficient, and very fun to drive. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a new car.

Would recommend to a friend

Ms hodge

I love the volkswagen and it gets goodf gas milage. Couldn't be happer with it.

Would recommend to a friend

Love this car!

I've been driving my 5 speed Jetta for a month now, and I love it! It's super fun to drive, and it gets great gas mileage (30 miles to the gallon, a mix of city and highway driving).

Would recommend to a friend

Love Love Love

I have been a Honda girl for quite some time. I didn't think I would ever own anything other than a Honda...then I test drove a Volkswagen. The difference in performance was astounding! The car felt more solid and higher quality all the way around. It also feels like the car is "gripping" the road. I love my Jetta! My only complaint is that the headlights are not automatic, but that is likely available with a higher level options package. Everything about it seems to be of higher quality and more advanced engineering compared to any Honda I test drove. I am now a VW girl!

Would recommend to a friend

2012 VW Jetta Sportwagen TDI

Diesel engine is great. Easily gets 40 to 45 mpg at speed of 75 mph on highway. Average mpg of highway and city driving combined is 36 mpg. Comfort, style and handling is top notch. Interior size is pretty good for a small car. I'm 6'-4", 240 lb and I feel comfortable driving the car. Bluetooth phone could be better, people I call seem to hear more background hum than other new vehicles I've driven.

Would recommend to a friend

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