Select your Volkswagen Passat trim level to learn more about Volkswagen-recommended engine repair. Use the following chart to find information.
Nothing stays the same forever. Even your Volkswagen Passat's many parts and pieces. When something breaks or fails, we’re ready to help. Select a repair or category to learn more about 1996 Volkswagen Passat services.
Volkswagen Passat drivers trust that their Passat will take them near and far. That might be why you bought it in the first place. Even so, pieces and parts can break down over time. Sometimes plans go sideways. When they do, you might find yourself searching for 1996 Volkswagen Passat engine repair or replacement parts. That's when it's time to head to Firestone Complete Auto Care. Since 1926, we’ve taken care of 500 million+ cars, so you can rest assured knowing your Volkswagen Passat engine will be in good hands. Schedule an appointment if you're experiencing problems that could require engine repair. Firestone Complete Auto Care offers both trustworthy and affordable engine repairs.
An illuminated check engine light on your Volkswagen Passat is one of the first signs it's time to "brake" for engine service. A steady or flashing check engine light could signal a serious issue with your or emission system, and it won’t go away by ignoring it. Potential causes may include a faulty oxygen sensor, damaged spark plug, issues with your catalytic converter, or an engine vacuum leak, to name a few possible causes. Bring your Passat to Firestone Complete Auto Care to get computerized diagnostics and we’ll figure out why that check engine light is giving you grief. Other signs your Volkswagen Passat engine needs some TLC are oil leaks, or a sinking feeling that something’s wrong.
If your 1996 Passat engine needs repairs, our technicians will provide you with a thorough explanation beforehand. We never do any work without your sign-off. If a service can wait, we’ll make sure you know. But if immediate repairs are necessary for your safety, we’ll make sure that's clear, too. We want to provide you with the information you need to make an informed engine repair decision. Choose Firestone Complete Auto Care for Volkswagen Passat engine repairs and you can drive easy knowing that we use Volkswagen-approved parts and fluids — cambelt, valve guide seal, ignition coil, or a different component.