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I think it's in failsafe. The gears won't shift out of low.

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I think it's in failsafe. The gears won't shift out of low.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: It's a 2002. How would I check the brake switch?
JA: What is the model of your '02 VW?
Customer: Beetle
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I don't even see how to check the fluid, I have no clue.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Not really
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the VW Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Lou P. replied 3 months ago.

Hello, have you had the fault codes read?