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".
the car turns on, but when i shift it to 1st it wont accelerate on 1999 Volkswagen Jetta
by alex1991vw in Los Angeles, CA on January 05, 2011
ANSWER by xbagged on January 06, 2011
sounds like.. (and probably smelled like) the clutch has gone out.. give us a call for a free estimate! 818-846-2210