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1999 Volkswagen Jetta Question: the car turns on, but when i shift it to 1st it wont accelerate

 

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alex1991vw, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Los Angeles, CA, January 05, 2011, 12:09
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the problem occur yesterday when i made a turn going up a hill. So i shift it to 1st and drove it all the way up the hill. when we got to the top smoke started to come out of engine. I pull over let the smoke fade away and try to accelerate but it wouldn't go. tip, " its my first car, and its the first time in my life driving a stander".

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    xbagged from Rocky's Commercial Automotive Corp, January 06, 2011, 14:04
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    sounds like.. (and probably smelled like) the clutch has gone out.. give us a call for a free estimate! 818-846-2210

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