Home Tips & Tricks 1998 – 2005 Volkswagen B5 Platform 6-Speed Manual Transmission 01E adjusting Selector...

1998 – 2005 Volkswagen B5 Platform 6-Speed Manual Transmission 01E adjusting Selector mechanism

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Download Note: The following points are essential to ensure correct selector adjustment: Operating and transfer elements of selector mechanism must be in proper condition. Selector mechanism must move freely. The transmission, clutch and clutch mechanism must also be in proper condition. Transmission in neutral position. Carefully pry cover off from center console. Vehicles up to October 00 Remove shift knob with cover. Vehicles as of November 00 Break clamp – arrow – and pull shift knob off with cover. Continued for all vehicles The selector housing cover must be unbolted – arrows – . Measure distance between body and selector mechanism. The distance – a – must be 43 mm. If this is not the case, adjust distance – a – as follows: Loosen bolt – arrow – for push rod. The connection of push rod to selector mechanism must move freely. Set to dimension – a – by moving selector mechanism. Tighten bolt – arrow – for push rod to torque specification .