Report: Check Engine Light Due to Faulty Torque Converter
Volkswagen Passat Problem
Drive Trains Affected: 2WD, 4WD
Average Mileage: 62,333 mi (38,000 mi - 89,000 mi)
Visitor, 2004 Volkswagen Passat, 89,000 mi
started with 2nd to 3rd gear and has become more common in 3 to 4 and 4 to 6 gear changes.
Visitor, 2002 Volkswagen Passat, 2WD
check engine light on due to faulty torque converter
Visitor, 2003 Volkswagen Passat, 4WD
TCC open and check engine light on. Dealer says only solution re and re TC and gaskets and such
Visitor, 2003 Volkswagen Passat, 2WD, 60,000 mi
Felt like a hard miss at 30-40 mph; could have been engine or transmission. Had it hooked up to read codes...."TCC".. torque converter clutch..ouch..this is gonna be expensive, but check engine light never came on.