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1997 vw cabrio is there a way to check the transmission

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1997 vw cabrio is there a way to check the transmission fluid wihtout taking it to a shop

Mechanic's Assistant: When was the last time your transmission fluid was checked? Changed?

Ive had it for 3 years not checked since ive had it tranny shifts unevenly

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Cabrio yourself? What have you tried so far?

Cant try anything because its a sealed unit i was wondering if there was a kit to put a dip stick on it

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Yes Sir there is a way to do it yourself, you need an $9 tool, they sell them on ebay, Click on link below to see it on ebay and also Click on link to view the pdf file for the step by step instruction and oil type and capacity to check or replace the fluid ,it is done from bottom , car has to be jacked or lifted

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