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Volkswagen: My name is ***** ***** I have a vw 5

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Hi My name is Eric
Was wondering I have a vw 5 cylinder diesel crafter the gearbox is a auto (shiftmatic) Have done 210000k seems to be changing well.
What is the life span before needing work.
Why i'm asking is were going away for a few months and don't want to worry about it.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Eric replied 2 years ago.
Ok, so you have about 130,000 miles on it. These transmissions, if properly maintained, generally last for 225,000 to 250,000 miles, so no worries on it for your upcoming trip. They are a very reliable transmissions with very few issues.
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