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2003 Golf Auto Parts and Accessories

2003 Golf

Golf! This is Volkswagens spunky hatchback designed for taking you and whatever you fancy anywhere you want and then some. A direct descendant of the Jetta, the 2003 Volkswagen Golf can be supercharged in several body/engine variations.
Product Review Summary
13 Reviews from
Overall Rating: Rating: 4.15/5 stars
Reliability: 4
Build Quality 4
Roominess: 4
Seat Comfort: 5
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By: ngurevic
Jan 12, 2003

Volkswagen Golf: The best budget car you can buy

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: At its price the best equipped car on the road with many extras as standard

Cons: Cup holders block stereo & are a bit flimsy

Bottom Line:
For a car under $20,000 that is safe, efficient, FUN to drive, and impressive, this is the one. The thoughtful extras are icing on the cake. Read More at

By: hokiecolleen
Feb 26, 2004

A great first car!

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Handling, stereo, ease of use of all features, environmentally friendly, good car for low cost.

Cons: The Golf has a few common problems that many owners experience.

Bottom Line:
I would recommend this car to anyone and everyone. It has more features than I need and was a great deal for the money. Read More at

By: mrbomba
Apr 11, 2003

Compact family hauler

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Solidity, reliability, features and equipment, handling, very upscale feel

Cons: Engine could use more power (with AT only), that's about it

Bottom Line:
The best car in its class Read More at

By: pezzy
Jun 22, 2003

Alternative to the Hybrid.

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Fuel mileage, long warranty, low end torque, comfort, driving dynamics.

Cons: Ugly hubcaps and questionable reliability.

Bottom Line:
The Golf is a very good value if you look at the features you get, it feels much more solid then the competition and has that great German feel. Read More at

By: tlong423
Feb 27, 2005

I love my car

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Solid German feel, loaded with standard features, reliability, fun to drive

Cons: Absolutely none

Bottom Line:
This is a well-built, reliable, comfortable and safe car that is very fun to drive. Read More at

By: pingpongpoocow
Dec 10, 2003

Great car for everybody.

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Zippy, easy to park in the city, mileage (300+ miles to the tank highway)

Cons: No leather (or heated) seats available w/out upgrade to GTI, No 6th gear.

Bottom Line:
Zippy, reliable, and fun to drive. Great mileage on the highway too. Read More at

By: belluzm
Jul 4, 2003

most extras, most fun, for price.

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: many extras for price, handling, ride, comfort, very fun to drive.

Cons: not incredibly fast, rumors of oil consumption problems.

Bottom Line:
Spring for the extra few thousand from a base civic or hyundai. Its worth it for the features and extras that are included. Read More at

By: dleecycles
Apr 4, 2004

2003 VW Golf 4DR GLS 2.0

Author's Rating: Rating: 5/5 stars

Pros: Parallel parking, solid interior feel, interior blue instrument lights, fun, stylish, not a Jetta

Cons: Rear leg room, bumper fraility to scratches and dings Read More at

By: dkoya
Nov 22, 2002

Very good car but not perfect

Author's Rating: Rating: 4/5 stars

Pros: interior materials, excellent stereo, good torque at low RPM, excellent standard features, excellent warranty

Cons: many rattles, disinterested novocane-injected handling

Bottom Line:
The Golf GL is a decent car and an excellent value as long as the buyer knows beforehand what pros and cons to expect. Read More at

By: Clive_Conway
Nov 11, 2002

Good car, but getting old and slow

Author's Rating: Rating: 3/5 stars

Pros: Looks, driving position, comfort, build quality, resale value

Cons: Performance, handling, value, worries about reliability

Bottom Line:
Good looking, reasonable car with plenty of attractions, let down by performance, dynamics and old-fashionedness. Read More at

By: ncalma
May 3, 2005

Made in Mexico...

Author's Rating: Rating: 3/5 stars

Pros: Handling, Safety Features, Interiour.

Cons: Reliability, Gas Consumption

Bottom Line:
Recommended to people who like to have fun while driving the car in the city or bumpy, mountain roads. Not for long-distance highway trips. Read More at

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