i have a 1997 vw gti that jilts when driving on the highway ( feel like tranmission does not shift then when it gets warm it gives the car a jolt..)

Asked by Feb 22, 2016 at 10:00 AM about the 1997 Volkswagen GTI Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the car jolts when driving on the highway  like it did not engage then suddenly it jolts into gear  -------manual transmission --

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Possible clutch problem. Just have it checked out by a mechanic.

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