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CHECK ENGINE LIGHT IS ON ACCELLERATES SLOWLY AND SEEMS LIKE IT IS STARTING OFF IN 2ND GEAR ANY IDEAS ON WHAT MIGHT BE WRONG?

2001 Volkswagen Cabriolet • 77,000 miles

Engine: I4 2L SOHC Transmission: auto
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Kmdickr
February 16, 2012.



It sounds like it is in limp mode. Have the computer scanned to identify where the problem is coming from.

Possibly a faulty transmission speed sensor. You need to have the
ECM & TCM scanned for codes, before any REAL guesses can be made
with regards to fixing this issue.

Tiny
Exovcds
Feb 19, 2012.