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What type of fluid do I need to use in a 2001 beetle 2.0L manual transmission

I just finished replacing the clutch in my 2001 beetle and I went to my local parts store and there computer said to use ATF fluid but I was also told to use gear oil so I figured I would ask before i use the wrong type

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You look in your owners manual & only use what it says

If you have to-- stop at a dealer & have them look it up

Best be in the service bay & see the info or I wouldn't
trust them either

Posted on Dec 02, 2014

Testimonial: "there wasn't a owners manual when I bought the car. I guess I will try stopping in at the dealership thanks for the advice"


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