High Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems on Volkswagen Passat TDI

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 159,750 (159,750–159,750)
Drive Train affected: 2WD
2 model years affected: 1997, 2004
3 people reported this problem