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  1. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    Hey guys. I've had my vr6 for about 6 months now and it's been kicking my butt. I just put a new radiator in it because I was putting 2 gallons of water into my coolant reservoir a DAY. And a whole bunch of other stuff. But I have a new problem. About once a week, I will be shifting from first...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    99.5 Jetta GLS 2.0 auto gas. I replaced the alternator in my car yesterday and i had the battery out for a couple days to charge. When i started it, my electrical problems were gone(dim lights, guages droppin) thanks the the new alternator. When i drove it tho it's stuck in third gear, it takes...
  3. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    So I have a 00 5spd and wen I got it, it ran fine. shortly after though, while i was driving, i couldnt shift into 1st 3rd or 5th. I took it to my brother and we adjusted the linkages and fiddled around a bit and got all the gears back except reverse. As i drove it away, all my gears went out. I...
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    I recently took my Jetta to a mechanic, he fixed most of the problems, such as water pump, transmission range module, thermostat. He called me to tell me that my car was still not acting right. When he drove the car, it would not shift correctly. He said he would have to rev up rpm's to almost...
  5. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Just bought my first jetta..it's a 1997 jetta gt, paid 300 bucks for it has one problem the gears aren't shifting right. It has 2 reverses one in the normal reverse gear and also reverses in first. First gear starts out in 3rd and so one from there. Not sure of anyone could help with...
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