vw new beetle lurching

Asked by Nov 28, 2013 at 04:02 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS TDi

Question type: General

what causes a new beetle to lurch or hard to change gears

3 Answers

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Dealer.....Computer.......Sorry.

hmmmm could be any number of concerns too numerous to guess at....much as I could list a few prime examples...best to get your codes read...or get them yourself from a handheld seventeen dollar model~

then tell us what they were and "reset the codes"....if they come back we will know definitively what to do something with~

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