Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
Car Problem Reports
Volkswagen Golf High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems
Volkswagen Golf Problem
Average Mileage: 130,142 mi (90,000 mi - 250,000 mi)
Visitor, 2003 Volkswagen Golf, 106,000 mi
my VW has a delay in changing into fourth gear. it feels like the car pulss back befor changing into forth only however there is no jump in the RPM's. what could this be?
Visitor, 2003 Volkswagen Golf
I have to run my car for about 15 minutes so that the temp gauge is at 190 before car will shift from 1st gear. Once it's shifting, everything works fine until car gets parked and gets cold again.
Visitor, 1998 Volkswagen Golf, 100,000 mi
Visitor, 1996 Volkswagen Golf, 103,000 mi
MY TRANSMISSION IS NOT SHIFTING PRETTY MUCH IN ANY GEAR AND IF IT DOES, COMES RIGHT OUT AGAIN AND ACTS LIKE IN NEUTRAL