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VW Fox bar that goes from the front tire to the transmission fell off the transmission end,put it back on and Now when I put it in 1st gear it's in the spot where reverse should be what's the problem

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This sounds like a broken motor mount. When a mount breaks, the engine and transmission (since they're bolted together) twist slightly on the remaining mounts under the hood. This slight movement causes the shifter inside the car (which has stayed in place) to be "off" slightly at the transmission end. It's a pretty easy fix for you mechanic.

Posted on Apr 17, 2015

  • Joseph Alen
    Joseph Alen Apr 17, 2015

    Even if I can still drive it with all forward gears just no reverse... Tks for the info Steve

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