I JUST PURCHASED A 97 JETTA THAT WASNT ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1997 Volkswagen Jetta
  • 88,000 miles

I just purchased a 97 jetta that wasn't maintained very well. After repairing many of the issues, the only problem I have left is a poorly shifting transmission. It seems to shift from first to third to fifth gear while driving. Someone mentioned that the transmission needs reprogrammed. What are your thoughts and how do I fix it?

Saturday, February 9th, 2013 AT 8:39 PM

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  • Tiny
  • exovcds
  • Member

Correct fluid level, correct TCM coding and performing TCM Basic Settings. Can correct shifting issues.

A scan tool such as VCDS (VAG-COM) is needed to perform the above.

Thomas

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Sunday, February 10th, 2013 AT 12:34 AM

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