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Won't cahnge gears and it not the transmisson,

I believe it is a speed sensor located on my transmission, but i''m not sure where it is or how hard it is to replace myself. my instrument panel sppedometer,tach, and gas gage are all not working. i replaced the fuses and now it is stuick in 1st gear.

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You can try to replace a small plastic piece bought from the vw dealership for about 35 dollars--it controls all the gear changes and is located under the air filter on the driver side of the vehicle--it slips through another piece and often breaks because it is plastic

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