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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 Ball Joint Front - Lower Right Replacement for 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $209 Savings 38.71% Dealer Estimate $341 Location Denver, CO
Service type Ball Joint Front - Upper Left Replacement for 1983 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.0L Estimate $107 Savings 34.38% Dealer Estimate $164 Location Denver, CO
Service type Alternator Repair for 1983 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.0L Estimate $320 Savings 43.70% Dealer Estimate $570 Location Denver, CO
Service type Brake Rotor/Disc - Front Replacement for 1987 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $342 Savings 42.71% Dealer Estimate $598 Location Denver, CO
Service type Fuel Injector Replacement for 1986 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $299 Savings 43.17% Dealer Estimate $526 Location Denver, CO
Service type Wheel Bearings - Passenger Side Front Replacement for 1982 Volkswagen Vanagon L4-1.6L Diesel Estimate $87 Savings 29.23% Dealer Estimate $123 Location Denver, CO
Service type Brake Pads - Rear Replacement for 1991 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $228 Savings 37.52% Dealer Estimate $365 Location Portland, OR
Service type Turn Signal Switch Replacement for 1991 Volkswagen Vanagon H4-2.1L Estimate $105 Savings 32.95% Dealer Estimate $157 Location Portland, OR

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Answers to common Volkswagen Vanagon questions

Q: 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....
Q: 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...
Q: vanagon looses speed uphill
Answered by Ty
Keeping up with the tune up and maintenance on any vehicle is paramount, when it comes to maintaining the performance on any vehicle. With that being said, you must also take into consideration that a 1991 Volkswagen Vanagon with a...
Q: Original gearbox but Engine swapped for a Golf 3 1.9. Is this causing a lack of power? 1988 VW Vanagon
Answered by David
Hello - once the turbocharger system is repaired, and the swapped engine is producing the power it is capable of, I would expect you will be pleasantly surprised at how well the Vanagon performs - as long as the swapped...

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Most recent Volkswagen Vanagon recalls

EQUIPMENT: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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