Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
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Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Extensive transmission damage can occur in some of the automatic transmission models when the transmission oil cooler fails and allows coolant to mix with the automatic transmission fluid.
Thers a SEAL that seperate the differental from the transmissing clutches this is there cause unit uses to fluids DIFF side is GEAR OIL....TRANS side is DEXTRON. WHEN SEAL GOES BAD THE TWO FLUIDS MIX CAUSIENG A MAJOR problem cluthes stop gripping and car stops moving ...
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after I shut off my car the four way flashers come on but they don't flash. This happens all by itself.Or is it all four blinkers come on and don't flash. I don't know if it is my fo...
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Bought this car in 2004 and it's been one thing after another... I enjoy working on this car but now tha i'm just about finished rebuilding enging and transmission and fixing a lot of issues of this car over the years and have spent THOUSANDS going to Vw Dealer,Ebay,Junk yards and various other outlets... finally got my new fuel pumps and installed them and the dreaded leak I thought was just a loose connection but came to realize it is a part called A FUEL PUMP RESERVOIR...I had to wait to monday the call the vw dealer..so excited...PART NUMBER::357201043A:: HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED!!!!!!4-9-2012