Are we not the most caring country in the world, I mean look how much money this government dishes out to people who don't deserve it. Hope someone can help Thanks! This caused me many gray hairs and some cash to come by. At about 50,000 miles the transmission has progressively become rougher and rougher and is now bordering on unsafe. Before calling the dealer we did a search and came across this site. I was told that the technician failed to clear something in the computer memory so the failure message had come on. I was told by dealer that the dsg would need to be serviced at 100,000 miles and it would be good. They just crimpped the wiring in one attempt to fix the problem.
Complaint Number: 10275133 Incident Date: June 26, 2009 Date Added to File: June 28, 2009 Description of the Complaint: While driving a 2006 volkswagen jetta 2. The dealer stated they had to replace the sensors. Finally the noise and jerking was too much and I sent it in. You should see it behind the front bumper on the lower, left driver's side of the center grill. The dealer reported that they found nothing wrong. A failure of the mechatronix unit in the dsg was discovered and part replaced.
Now if one segment of the instrument cluster fails you replace the whole darn thing. A: There was a time that any part of an instrument cluster gauge or lighting that did not work correctly was repairable. Car is a automatic, not clutch, but has the slapstick option, I hate driving clutch, thus never switch over to clutch. Now it is present at all times whether the service has been performed or not. This gear drive the odometer. You'll see what I mean. In November 2013 I corresponded with Volkswagen and complained about the issue because I had no problems until they replaced the wiring harness.
Am I able to just swap the two out with each other or do I need to do any programming? The contact stated that while driving at approximately 65 mph, all the warning lights illuminated. Brought car back to the dealer explaining the inaccuracy, was told verbally speedometers are gauges not meters and can only be designed to guess the actual speed, they cannot report actual speeds. The current mileage was 47,000. If it is like my 1991 Jetta, follow the lower radiator hose to the water pump housing. They indicated they cleared the message and the air bag light on the display did go off. A fix to a critical sensor located down at the wheel level needs improvement. When I start moving from a complete stop the car jerks back and forth making it frightening to pull out into traffic.
The dmf has broken and is damaging the transmision of the car. Pulling it stops the speedometer, and lights up a plethora of warning lights. Not knowing how fast a car is traveling is a accident precursor. This is most likely beyond your repair abilities but I found a good company that repairs these electronic clusters. A diagnostic was performed but produced no failure codes.
Now, new Jettas are made with rubber fuel tubes. The vehicle had not been repaired at the time of the complaint. One time occurred while passing and forced me to take action and cancel my pass of the slower moving vehicle. Now I'm driving a car with no air bags, until the part arrives at the dealer. . I turned if off two more times and finally made it through intersection approximately 40 ft through.
Diesel fuel leaked all over engine and engine started smoking. I was asked by the dealer if I could bring the car back in because of a noise that was heard coming from the transmission. The second more common failure that I see is the processors fail causing the cluster to go crazy. I really hope someone does and finally look into this problem and help us consumers and most importantly, before someone becomes hurt. This is dangerous safety issue when backing out into parking lot lanes with oncoming traffic. Complaint Number: 10250543 Incident Date: November 17, 2008 Date Added to File: December 2, 2008 Description of the Complaint: Car had a defective flywheel, a dangerous situation if failure were to happen at highway speeds! She took it out of the automatic shift and switched to manual shift and downshifted to lower the rpms. Replaced under warranty from the first replacement.
The contact stated that the vehicle had been parked for one month. I had starter replaced by a mechanic which was a temporary fix. Martin Hand has over 15 years experience in Asian and European Import Auto Repair. The manufacturer was not contacted about the failure. Once on the table you have to get behind the black face plate for that is where the problem is.