Each Generation of a vehicle model has certain distinguishing features. Please check the images below to identify the generation of your car. Note that relying on the year your car was built is sometimes misleading as there is overlap between Generations.

Mk.1 Convertible : 1998-2003
Mk.2-I Convertible : 2003-2007
Mk.2-II Convertible : 2007-2010
Mk.2-III Convertible : 2011-2011
Mk.1 Liftback: 1998-2002
Mk. 2-1 Sedan: 2002-2007
Mk.2-II Sedan: 2007-2010
Mk.2-III Sedan: 2011-2011
Mk.2-I SportCombi: 2006-2007
Mk.2-II SportCombi: 2007-2010
Mk.2-III SportCombi: 2011-2011