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Lossof Oil My 2003 VW Jetta TDi 1.8 recently dumped all of it's oil on the way to work without warning and the bottom of the car is covered in oil. lucky it happened just before it was parked and oil light came on.. Seems like leak is coming from oil pan. There are many pans available should i purchase an aftermarket pan and how can i tell if i need a pan with oil sensor hole?

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Replace with original equipment. Why did the oil dump?

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THE 5 SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

At the bottom of the automatic gearbox (tiptronic) you will find one threaded plug on below surface, (follow red arrow in the picture below). This is for emptying.

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The oil level threaded plug is placed on the car front lateral automatic gearbox surface, (follow yellow arrow in the picture below).

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The filling oil plug is placed on the upper automatic gearbox surface, (follow green arrow in the picture below).

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Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) checking:
1. Requirements for check:
1.1. Vehicle standing on level surface.
1.2. Transmission must not be in fail-safe mode.
1.3. Shift lever in "P" position, parking brake applied.
1.4. Engine idling.
1.5. Air Conditioner and heater OFF.
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1.7. Automatic gearbox oil capacity: 2,5 liter. Only ATF with VW designation may be used. Do not use any lubricant additives.
1.8. Automatic Transmission Fluid ATF - part number: VW G 052 990 A2
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2003 vw jetta oil light came on and went off the car has oil in it. today the oil light came on and the temp gauge went up and came back down and the car started ticking. it did this twice within a few...


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I have a 2002 VW Jetta TDI and am problems with turbo.


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1.Disconect lower hose from intercooler and oil (from 0,1 liter or more) (sometimes 1-2 liters) comes out, you should not drive it.(car had probably loose power) Change the turbine, oil and oil filter. do not forget to disconect lower hose and let oil drain out. Otherwise when new turbine is instald, the air flow will **** this oil inside the engine and distroy it.
2.your car is not designed to run without turbine and will not work like normal disel.(SDI).
hope it helps
Marko

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I looked it up, add 4.5 quarts oil and filter

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