Are VW Crafters reliable?

Are VW Crafters reliable?

Volkswagens are known for their reliability and the Crafter comes with a three-year/100,000-mile warranty, in common with the market-leading Ford Transit.

Where are VW Crafter vans made?


Volkswagen Crafter
Production 2006–present
Assembly Germany: Düsseldorf (Daimler AG Werk Düsseldorf) Germany: Ludwigsfelde (Mercedes-Benz Ludwigsfelde) Poland: Września (Volkswagen Poznan Sp. z o.o., Wrzesnia Plant)
Designer Laurent Boulay
Body and chassis

How much is a Volkswagen Crafter?

The Volkswagen Crafter 2021 prices range from $49,890 for the basic trim level Ute Crafter 35 TDI340 LWB FWD (3.55T) to $85,490 for the top of the range Other Crafter TDI410 LWB 4Motion 15 Seater. The Volkswagen Crafter 2021 comes in , Commercial, Other, Ute and Wagon.

What is high mileage for a Volkswagen Crafter?

Be aware that the cambelt service on a Crafter is at 80,000 miles or four years. If the van has passed its cambelt service, the advice is to get an inspection, as there is a high chance of damage to the engine. If mileage is close to 80,000, try and reduce the price by £400.

Can you stand up in a VW Crafter?

The interior roof height of a Volkswagen Crafter is 1650mm (H1) – 1940mm (H2) – 2140mm (H3) . If you are of medium height (178cm or 5″10′) you can’t stand up in a Volkswagen Crafter H1. But you can stand up in a Volkswagen Crafter H2 and up.

What is the smallest VW Crafter?

VW Crafter medium wheelbase
The VW Crafter medium wheelbase (MWB) is the shortest available version, and it is available with a low or high roof. Overall, the Crafter medium wheelbase measures 5,986mm in length with a load bed length of 3,450mm, and there are two interior heights of 1,726mm (low roof) and 1,861mm (high roof).

What engine is in the new VW Crafter?

2.0TDI engine
The new Crafter will be available with front, rear and 4MOTION all-wheel drive. The EU6 EA 288 2.0TDI engine, developed especially for this model, is available with four power outputs: 102PS, 122PS, 140PS and a bi-turbo TDI 177PS. The choice of engine depends on which drive system is selected.

How many miles to the gallon does a VW Crafter do?

Claimed fuel economy stands at 37.7mpg.

Can I drive a VW Crafter?

You can hire any van up to 3.5 tonnes on a standard driving licence. That includes large vans such as the full size Ford Transit, Mercedes Sprinter and Volkswagen Crafter.

What kind of engine does the new VW Crafter have?

Delivering a torque range of 300-410Nm, the new VW Crafter is available with a 6-speed manual gearbox, an 8-speed automatic gearbox is also available on the two most powerful engine outputs. The new Volkswagen Crafter panel van offers four economic variants of a 2.0 litre TDI engine, (102PS, 122PS, 140PS, 177PS).

Is the VW Crafter a good long term vehicle?

And so, after six months and more than 7,000 miles, it’s time to say goodbye to our Volkswagen Crafter long-term test vehicle. The most modern large van on the market – at least until the all-new Mercedes Sprinter arrives in 2018 – this big VW has served us proudly, and soundly dealt with every challenge we’ve thrown at it.

Where can I rent a new VW Crafter?

Visit JCT600 at one of our Volkswagen Van Centres across Hull, Sheffield and York, or get in contact through the enquiry forms above for more information and to arrange your test drive. Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Life from £222 per month. Available with £1,335 initial rental on Personal Contract Hire.

What are the features of the new VW Crafter panel van?

The cabin of the new Volkswagen Crafter panel van is stylish and comfortable, featuring a single driver’s seat with height, reach and rake adjustment and a dual passenger seat with storage box and folding tray in backrest as standard.

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