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How much does Volkswagen Vanagon repair and maintenance cost?

The cost depends on your car, the type of service, and where you live. Here are estimates for a selection of Volkswagen Vanagon services.

Service Estimate Savings Dealer Estimate Location
Service type Brake Caliper - Passenger Side Front Replacement for 1991 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $259 Savings 35.89% Dealer Estimate $405 Location Rochester, MI
Service type Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement for 1983 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-1.9L Estimate $112 Savings 30.73% Dealer Estimate $161 Location Bridgewater, MA
Service type Control Arm Assembly - Rear Upper Left Replacement for 1989 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $337 Savings 38.42% Dealer Estimate $547 Location Forest Lake, MN
Service type Strut Assembly - Front Replacement for 1984 Volkswagen Vanagon L4-1.6L Diesel Estimate $684 Savings 44.43% Dealer Estimate $1232 Location Seattle, WA
Service type Differential / Gear Oil - Rear Replacement for 1983 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.0L Estimate $117 Savings 32.11% Dealer Estimate $173 Location Severn, MD
Service type Exhaust Gas Recirculation/EGR Valve Replacement for 1982 Volkswagen Vanagon L4-1.6L Diesel Estimate $349 Savings 45.01% Dealer Estimate $634 Location Galloway, OH
Service type Brake Rotor/Disc - Rear Replacement for 1983 Volkswagen Vanagon L4-1.6L Diesel Estimate $494 Savings 40.14% Dealer Estimate $826 Location Hollywood, FL
Service type Axle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front Replacement for 1980 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.0L Estimate $354 Savings 45.34% Dealer Estimate $648 Location Saint Peters, MO

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1985 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-1.9L

Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
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Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
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Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
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Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
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Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
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Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
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Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
Book this service
Services included:
  • Spark Plugs Replacement
  • Change Oil and Filter
  • Rotate Tires
  • Valve Clearance Adjustment
  • Brakes, Steering and Suspension Inspection
  • Lights (Headlamps/beams/brakes) Inspection
  • Check All Fluids
  • Check Drive Belts
  • Check Ignition System
  • Electrical components are not working Inspection
  • Car idle is rough Inspection
  • Fuel is leaking from gas tank Inspection
  • Power steering fluid is brown or black Inspection
  • Exhaust and Emission System Inspection
Book this service
For more details, check out the Volkswagen Vanagon scheduled maintenance page.
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Edmar

22 years of experience
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Edmar
22 years of experience
Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.0L - Car is not starting - Bedford, Texas
Edmar was fantastic - a miracle worker with a 40 year old vehicle that had been off the road for 3 years!

Daniel

12 years of experience
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Daniel
12 years of experience
Volkswagen Vanagon L4-1.6L Diesel - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Nolensville, Tennessee
Daniel did a great job inspecting a vehicle we purchased. He was very knowledgable and helpful. He was on time and everything about this service worked well.

Chris

20 years of experience
448 reviews
Chris
20 years of experience
Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L - Heater Control Valve - Portland, Oregon
Chris communicated with me and even got here early. He was very nice. Did the work faster than I thought. Will definately use again.

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Answers to common Volkswagen Vanagon questions

Engine coolant temperature problem
Answered by David
You may have a persistent overheating issue due to a clogged radiator (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/radiator-replacement), blown head gasket, worn out water pump (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/water-pump-replacement), etc. This should be checked out by a professional mechanic immediately to avoid being stranded or causing further damage....
Oil light on, coolant light on, buzzer, odometer quit working
Answered by David
Hello. I would have the engine oil pressure checked immediately. Having the correct oil level isn't enough if the engine is unable to maintain sufficient oil pressure. It's possible the coolant level (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/coolant-level-sensor-replacement) and oil pressure sensors (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/oil-pressure-sensor-replacement) are faulty,...
The van cannot accelerate . 1986 VW Vanagon
Answered by David
Hi there - your thinking is good! Fuel supply can certainly prevent full engine performance (https://www.yourmechanic.com/question/i-have-no-acceleration). Checking fuel pressure, including while running and under load, is a good indicator. Make sure the fuel filter is not clogged, the fuel pressure...
Van loses power, engine misfires - 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon
Answered by David
First, you should check out normal tune-up (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/tune-up) items (plugs (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/spark-plugs-replacement), wires (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/ignition-cable-spark-plug-wires-replacement), rotor & cap (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/distributor-rotor-and-cap-replacement), etc.), then check ground straps from the engine to the chassis. Next, check the fuel injection system, since the air flow meter or...

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Most recent Volkswagen Vanagon recalls

EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Manufacturer’s report date:
October 28, 1993
NHTSA campaign ID number:
93V175000
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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturer’s report date:
April 13, 1992
NHTSA campaign ID number:
92V058000
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