Safety Features

See the list of 2005 Volkswagen Jetta safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

Value Edition 4dr Value Edition Manual A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Manual Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Manual Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Auto Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

Value Edition 4dr Value Edition Auto A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Auto Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

Value Edition 4dr Value Edition Manual PZEV A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL TDI Manual Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Manual CA/NE Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL TDI Auto w/Tiptronic Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GL 4dr GL Auto CA/NE Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

Value Edition 4dr Value Edition Auto PZEV A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Manual Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

2.5L 4dr 2.5L Manual A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Manual Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

2.5L 4dr 2.5L Auto A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Auto Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Auto Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Manual CA/NE Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS TDI Manual Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

2.5L 4dr 2.5L Manual PZEV A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Auto CA/NE Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS TDI Auto w/Tiptronic Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

2.5L 4dr 2.5L Auto PZEV A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Turbo Manual Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS TDI Manual Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

4dr 1.9L TDI Manual A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

4dr 1.9L TDI Auto A5 Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags w/dual stage deployment
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS TDI Auto Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLS 4dr GLS Turbo Auto w/Tiptronic Wagon

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger front airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point front/rear seat belts
  • Front seat belt height-adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • LATCH (lower anchorage & tether for children)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Collapsible steering wheel
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLI 4dr GLI Turbo Manual Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn

GLI 4dr GLI Turbo Auto Sedan

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions w/emergency locking retractors
  • Front seat belt height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights
  • Dual-note horn