oil drain or transmission drain on 01 Passat GLS 4cylinder 5-speed

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Asked by Apr 27, 2007 at 06:57 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Passat

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my Haynes repair manual doesn't give clear description...is the oil plug  the one in the corner of the aluminum colored pan closest to the ground
or is that the transmission?

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its located underneath the splash shield. Its a little 19mm plug.

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Hi gjks! If you can't get there with a repair manual it's probably time to drop a dime to your local VW Service Desk. I'm sure someone there would be willing to point you in the right direction. Good luck!

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