My 2001 VW Jetta runs but won't move. It made a loud noise while driving and then wouldn't move. It's a 5 speed. What are the possible problems?

Asked by Mar 24, 2016 at 07:17 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS VR6

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My 2001 VW Jetta runs but won't move. It made a loud noise while driving
and then wouldn't move. It's a 5 speed. What are the possible problems?

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driveline related if the motor runs.

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sounds like the same thing that happened to my buddys car. Big thunk while driving and then it would not move. Put it in reverse after a shuttdown and it should start up again. Unfortunately i still don't know what it was that went i jsut know it was something in the trany. So your likely looking at a trany rebuild to find the issue.

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