Originally Posted by MakeItRain
Which one is better?? I would guess petrol but then again I have almost no experience with diesel. I know that you get better mileage with diesel. However, from my understanding diesel doesn't burn as clean so perhaps it's harder on the engine?
VW diesels are renound for their reliability and versatility, atleast over the petrol engines! These days there's really not alot between petro, and diesel, but diesels are certainly built to withstand higher mileages, given their commercial roots!