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Volkswagen Cabrio: 2001 cabrio automatic reverse gear slippage…

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2001 cabrio automatic reverse gear...
2001 cabrio automatic reverse gear slippage enages when rpms are 2500-3000. Can the bands be adjusted or what do you recommend.
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Hello, I'm Brandon. Unfortunately the reverse gear cannot be adjusted. Typically the it is cheaper to replace the transmission then replace only the band. It could also be a defective valve body. At this time the only economic fix is to replaced it with a rebuilt transmission.
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The cost and labor is about $1800.
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