A licensed dealer did the 80000 mile service at 86000 miles. With dsg transmission, you can drive freely without having to worry about shifting gears or you can take more control of your drive by entering the transmission into manual shift mode, or tiptronic mode. Truedelta 2009 volkswagen jetta transmission problems. Vw golf manual transmission fluid diy 20092014 how to change the trans fluid in. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of volkswagen jetta based on all problems reported for the jetta. Genuine volkswagen part 02e927321b 02e927321b, 02e927321a. I have notice that the car is extremely easy to stall when attempting to accelerate in first and second gears. I drive a 2009 jetta and the problem i am having is that it is difficult to change gears. The volkswagen models that have been affected by these transmission problems and have been recalled by the manufacturer are the jetta, jetta sportswagen, gti and eos. Most manual transmission issues originate not with the transmission itself, but from related components like the clutch assembly, linkage, or driveline. The ride is comfortable with the road and engine noise fairly well muted. My sons 91 wolfsbrug edition manual transmission jetta wont shift gears. My transmission was replaced with 45,000 miles it ran great for a while then i started experiencing starting problems after 3 years 5 dealers across country and lots of money it was the alternator, it took so long to determine the problem because it kept reading false positive on the diagnostics.
It seems the injection timing may be too far advanced. I am new to driving a manual transmission but i feel like i picked it up pretty quickly and have confidence in the way i drive. Volkswagen jetta wont shift into reverse repairpal. The car is an 07 vw wolfsburg edition with a manual transmission. Che manual transmission case vw jetta golf cabrio gti mk3 020 331 103 ar. Within the last week the trans has acted up on 2 different occasions. Replaced clutch,flywheel, pressure plate, throwout bearing. The vehicle has a tremendous lag when pulling away from a stop, it also has a loud clunk and a hard jerk when coming to a stop. Aug 21, 2009 volkswagen is recalling,500 of its 2009 and a few 2010 models because of a problem with its fast shifting dsg automatic transmission.
The worst complaints are not shifting properly, power train. I have had problems with the electric system headlights, tail lights. Jun 10, 2014 the volkswagen transmission has been documented by consumers to have a few issues that prevent the car from being a joy to ride. The vw tiptronic transmission system cars equipped with the paddle shifting transmission. Volkswagen is recalling,500 of its 2009 and a few 2010 models because of a problem with its fastshifting dsg automatic transmission. Issue with my vw jetta 2001 automatic transmission, gasoline engine.
Manual transmission problem of the 2009 volkswagen jetta 1. The contact had to shift into neutral, manually rev the engine and then shift. Used volkswagen jetta with manual transmission for. Vw volkswagen jetta 2006 tdi dsg automatic 6speed transmission low. Shifting problems transmissions clutches volkswagen jetta.
The 2009 volkswagen jetta has 4 problems reported for not shifting properly. Hard shifting 2009 jetta maintenancerepairs car talk. Diagnosing symptoms of a bad manual transmission axleaddict. I will try some of the fixes listed below such as placing the car in neutral with the clutch up then shifting to reverse. Complete manual transmissions for volkswagen jetta for. To see how frequently volkswagen jetta problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. If you are simply checking the level of oil in your transmission, start by removing the top filler plug on the side of the transmission. The volkswagen transmission has been documented by consumers to have a few issues that prevent the car from being a joy to ride. Volkswagen jetta questions why vw jetta wont shift. Requires shifting transmission to another mode, sometimes pulling off to the side. I used the vw oem fluid and my tranny still crapped out. There are several common transmission issues that we see crop up in the jetta, passat, eos, and gti.
Vw dsg transmission problem leads to recall the new york. Transmission problem 2003 volkswagen jetta 4 cyl automatic 67,000 miles my car has just recently started bucking upon driving and the car will not go switch over to any of the other speeds its a 5 speed automatic, but wont go to the other speeds while driving it. Volkswagen jetta mk4 manual transmission fluid change. Occurs typically once a day under prolonged driving conditions, but can be completely random. Jetta transmission problems and questions car forums at. Gas mileage has never approached the projected 29 mpg. I just purchased a 2009 jetta tdi with a manual transmission. There is a little receptacle right next to the batte. At approximately 79k miles my 2006 vw jetta tdi began to rattle loudly in the engine. The first occasion was when i was stopped at a stop sign on a downhill grade. I find when i push the clutch in during the time im changing gears it feels like i have an old style mechanical shifter like i use to have on my old 79 trans am. To see how frequently 2009 volkswagen jetta problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. But as with everything mechanical, certain design tradeoffs can cause problems as the parts wear and bugs are discovered. The most recently reported issues are listed below.
The volkswagen transmission has been documented by consumers to. Manual transmission parts for volkswagen jetta for sale ebay. Jetta volkswagen 2009 manual transmission hard to shift sep 15, 2014. This video describes how to fix a major source of shifting problems in mk4 vws including the vw golf from 20002006, the jetta from 20002005 and the vw beet. When i went to take off, the car acted like it was in 2 gears at once. I got the tail lights on and started to drive to work. Volkswagen jetta owners have reported 57 problems related to manual transmission under the power train category. I rarely use the sunroof, but it is nice to know its there. The 2009 volkswagen jetta has 8 nhtsa complaints for the power train. This should apply to any 2009 or newer vw with a 6 speed manual transmission, including but not limited to. Volkswagen manual transmission solid shifter bushing installation. That sensation of shifting on the trans am was the feeling of elongating a spring type of feeling. Unable to put car into gear while stopped or driving.
Volkswagen jetta manual transmission problems part 1. It has 80,000 on it and has had the clutch replaced once. Problem started with no 3rd speed available when cold, after running a few miles and tranny gets warm, 3rd speed will become available but in the meantime, tranny will shift rough from 2nd to 4th with rpms high of course so it can reach the speed for 4th to be. Learning how to shift using volkswagen tiptronic mode is easy, and it will likely become a feature of your volkswagen you will want to use often. The vehicle has also seemed to be in neutral once and was still in drive, it would not move and the vehicle had to be restarted to move again. The fluid receptacle near the back i think for brake fluid is full.
The vehicles covered are the jetta, jetta sportwagen, gti, and eos built between september 2008 and august 2009. Learn about this problem, why it occurs, and how to fix it. Volkswagen jetta transmission problems and repair descriptions. The jettas manual transmission has two plugs for filling and emptying the transmission fluid, located on the side and bottom of the transmission case. Jetta volkswagen 2009 manual transmission hard to shift. So in the dark i looked to find a good one to replace it with of the ones already in use but not necessary and i did not grab a good one. Lets look at some of the most common vw jetta transmission problems, and see what you. For one hundred years, beckarnley has been providing premium oe quality parts for vehicles. She told me that she never had any problems shifting until she let it sit for two weeks while she went to cape cod.
The the clutch in a car transmission is what works to engage and disengage the drive shafts moving parts. Problem started with no 3rd speed available when cold, after running a few miles and tranny gets warm, 3rd speed will become available but in the meantime, tranny will shift rough from 2nd to 4th with rpms high of course so it can reach the speed for 4th to be available. Volkswagen jetta reverse gear failures and noise in manual transmission models are common 171 reports. The contact had to shift into neutral, manually rev the engine and then shift into drive so. Hi all, if you have problems shifting into 3rd and 4th you might be low on gear oil, this probably sounds familiar to you. Vw t4 eurovan 02b 02a jetta trans factory 5th gear oe 0. I recently purchased a 2009 volkswagen jetta tdi diesel car with a 6 speed manual transmission and 20,000 miles. The other gears work fine, i can shift up shift down and it doesnt give me a second thought until i want to back up. The whole transmission has to come apart to change it. In a manual transmission, the driver has to manipulate a pedal or a lever in order to shift gears. See realworld volkswagen jetta transmission problems and repair histories as reported.
Volkswagen transmission problems perfection auto works. I have driven with a couple of friends who also drive manual transmission and they told me i was doing just fine. Manual transmission problems can develop due to high mileage, abuse, or lack of proper maintenance. These transmissions have what vw calls a lifetime fluid, so you will not find any scheduled maintenance for these fluids in your book. Vw dsg transmission problem leads to recall the new york times. Automatic transmission problems of the 2009 volkswagen jetta. Mk 6 6 speed manual transmission fluid change diy vw. This is for a 2009 vw jetta tdi with a dsg transmission. Jetta transmission problems and questions page 5 car. Synthetic, fueleconomy manual transmission fluid offering increased gearbox efficiency in passenger cars. The problems are mainly due to a fault in the direct shift gearbox dsg system. Why vw jetta wont shift gears i have a 2001 vw jetta, 5 speed.1333 709 1250 590 552 1003 116 232 151 574 596 280 156 1108 1211 330 259 1299 1412 45 309 464 1284 20 1463 569 789 1439 994 809 1162