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Choose the appropriate model year for the Volkswagen Golf you are trying to find the coolant type for from the list below.
You can find 71 different trims for the Volkswagen Golf and their corresponding recommended coolant type.
The years available stretch from 1990 through to 2022 and to view the coolant type and capacity you just click to expand.
The legendary VW Golf first made its debut back in 1974 and has remained not only a staple, but one of the best-selling models in the German carmaker’s lineup ever since.
As most people know, each generation of the Golf is given a Mark number designation. The latest version, the Mk8, first made its debut in 2019.
The small family car currently sits above the Volkswagen Polo. Rival models consist of the Ford Focus, Opel/Vauxhall Astra, and Mazda3. However, given the Golf’s iconic status, it has inspired many other models which it now faces as competitors.
VW has offered the Golf in a number of body styles. The most notable of these are the 3-door and 5-door hatchback. There has also been the 2-door convertible and the 4-door sedan, which were called the Cabriolet and Jetta respectively.
The 3-door version has generally been reserved for the hot hatch GTI and R versions, which first made their debut in .
Trim levels for the latest Golf include Life, Active, Style, and R-Line. Older models typically were given Trendline, Comfortline, Highline, and R-Line.
There have been a number of engines over the years. Most of these have fallen between the 1.5 L and 2.0 L inline-4 range, with various options being turbocharged for performance models like the GTI. Similarly, there have been a number of diesel options.
Volkswagen has released two models that have come with electric or hybrid drivetrains. These were the e-Golf and the GTE. These were unveiled in 2013 and 2014 respectively.
The Golf is one of the most popular vehicles on the road today, as well as one of the most praised. It has even won the World Car of the Year multiple times, including in 2009.