Car Choice #4

VW Jetta GL. My parent bought a Passat earlier this year and it really looks nice. I can’t afford the Passat though.


Technical
Brakes
ABS (anti-lock braking system)
Emissions
OBD II
Engine
1.9L 90 hp, 4 cylinder in-line, turbocharged
direct injection diesel
Steering
Power-assisted rack and pinion steering
Suspension
Front and rear gas shock absorbers
Independent front McPherson struts, stabilizer
bar
Independent track correcting torsion beam rear
axle with integrated stabilizer bar
Traction Control
EBC (engine braking control) prevents
compression-induced skidding in slippery
conditions
Transmission
5-speed manual transmission
Exterior
Antenna
Roof-mounted amplified flexible black whip
antenna
Brake Lights
Center high mounted stop lamp in the bottom of
rear window
Glass
Gray shade band on upper windshield
Tinted glass, green
Grille
Body-color grille with center logo
Horn
Dual tone horns
Lights, Front/Rear
Daytime Running Lights (DRL). Upon start-up of
vehicle, headlights are engaged with reduced
power.
Side blinker lights (clear lens optic)
Mirrors
Body-color mirror housings
Driver and front passenger side power mirrors,
heatable
Moldings/Panels
Body-color side moldings
Tires
Full-size steel spare wheel/tire
Wipers/Washers
2-speed windshield wipers with 4-speed,
programmable intermittent wipe feature
Interior
Air Conditioning
Air conditioning, CFC-free
Alarm/Anti-theft
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system for doors, hood,
trunk lid, radio and starter
Armrest
Front center armrest, adjustable/folding with
storage compartment
Ashtray/Lighter
Rear ashtray receptacle with red insert at rear
end of center console
Assist Handles
Silicone-dampened return assist handles, 2 front
and 2 rear
Cruise Control
Cruise control
Defroster
Electric rear window defroster
Electric side mirror defroster/defogger
Doors/Side Panels
Integrated armrests in front and rear door panels
Floor Mats
Front and rear carpeted floor mats
Instrument Cluster
Brake wear indicator
Illumination of controls and gauges–blue, with
red indicators
Speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer,
coolant temperature gauge, fuel gauge, gear
indicator (automatic transmission), warning
lights, and digital clock
Keys
Folding keys (2), with radio-frequency remote
transmitter for central locking
Valet key
Lighting
2 rear reading lights
Interior front center dome light with time delay
with 2 reading lights
Locks
Automatic locking feature (Dealer programmable)
Child safety locks on rear doors
Driver and passenger door mounted power
lock/unlock switches for central locking system
Remote central power locking system with
selective unlocking and key-operated convenience
close feature
Mirrors
Driver and front passenger illuminated visor
vanity mirrors with sliding covers and
illumination light in headliner
Ornamentation
Chrome lock cylinders (glovebox and trunk
release), park brake button, shift lever plate
(automatic transmission), interior door handles,
and ring on shift knob
Radio/Audio
Premium 8-speaker AM/FM cassette stereo sound
system
Remote Releases
Remote releases for fuel filler flap and trunk
with valet lockout, located on driver’s door
Restraint System
Automatic tensioning retractors for front and
rear passenger safety belts, to secure child seat
in place
Buckle switch (sensor to adjust speed at which
airbag deploys depending on safety belt use)
Driver and front passenger front and side airbag
supplemental restraint system*
Height adjustable front 3-point safety belts,
color coordinated
LATCH (Lower Anchorage and Tether for Child
Seats)
Rear 3-point safety belts for all seating
positions, color coordinated
Safety belt pre-tensioners with load limiters,
front seats only
Side Curtain Protection (TM)
Seating, Front
Front seats, fully reclining, height adjustable,
with adjustable lockable head restraints
Seating, Rear
60/40 split folding rear seat
Steering Wheel
4-spoke padded steering wheel
Height-adjustable, telescoping steering column
Steering wheel deformable/collapsible upon impact
Theft-deterrent steering column
Storage
Dash-mounted retractable beverage holders
Front door storage pockets with rubber liners
Front seatback magazine/storage pocket
Storage compartment inside front center armrest
Trunk/Cargo
Fully carpet-lined luggage compartment
Ventilation System
Pollen and dust filter
Rear seat heat and A/C ducts
Windows
Key-operated convenience close and open feature
Power windows with pinch protection. Front
windows with automatic one-touch feature,
operable from driver’s side only.
Limited Warranty**
Corrosion Perforation
12 year unlimited distance Limited Warranty
Against Corrosion Perforation
Powertrain
5 year/60,000 mile (whichever comes first)
Limited Powertrain Warranty.
Vehicle
4 year/50,000 mile (whichever occurs first)
Limited New Vehicle Warranty. Wear and tear items
and adjustments excluded after initial 12
months/12,000 miles (whichever occurs first)
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