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Need to know how to check automatic trans fluid in my 1999 VW Cabrio ? Seems to be slipping.

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Here is the procedure, you will need special equipment and fluid.

Transmission must not be in emergency running mode. Transmission should be in PARK. Transmission fluid temperature must not be more than 80° F (30° C) at the beginning of check. Open the check level plug on the bottom of the transmission pan. Add fluid through the fill plug as needed until it drips from the check level plug. Some fill caps can be easily twisted off. Others will be broken when removed and must be replaced.

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