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I have a 2006 Jetta 2.5 AT 5 cyl. I recently had the Exhaust system malfunction light come on the dash and starting yesterday my car has experienced rough shifting from 1-2 and 2-3 gears both on acceleration and deceleration. Is this problem a direct relation to a transmission problem or something easier like a catalytic converter? Or best scenario, I just need to replace the spark plugs?

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This may be related to converter, the converter may be plugged, this will cause problems with the shifting, have the computer scanned for any stored codes. also make sure to have the 02 sensors checked.

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