Scirocco Transmission Specs

Scirocco Transmission Specs

020 Scirocco Transmission Specs – Fluid Capacities

Scirocco Transmission Specs – Manual – CAPACITY, Refill:
4-speed ……………….. 1.4 Liter /¬† 1.47 Quarts / 3.2 Pint
5-speed ……………….. 1.9 Liter/¬† 2.00 Quarts / 4.2 Pint
**Correct Scirocco oil level will be approximately 15mm / 5/8 inc below the bottom of the oil fill plug opening.

020 Transmission Fluid Specifications

*Synthetic 75W-90 GL-4
* VW Part No.: G005000, if not available 80W GL-4 may be used.

Automatic Transmission Fluid Specifications

ATF Capacities
CAPACITY, Initial Refill*:¬†………………..¬†3.0 Liters (3.2 Qt)
*Does not include final drive
CAPACITY, Dry Fill:¬†………………..¬†6.0 Liters (6.3 Qt)
*Add specified quantity. With engine at operating temperature, shift transmission through all gears.
* Does not include final drive (differential)
ATF (DEXRON-II (R) Automatic Transmission Fluid)
* Does not include final drive (differential)

A/T  Differential (Final Drive) CAPACITY, Refill:
All FWD W/AT ……………….. 0.8 Liters / 0.84 Quart / 1.6 Pint
Differential (Final Drive) Fluid TYPE:
90w GL-5
* VW Part No.: G005000

Scirocco Transmission and Shift Linkage Torque Specs

Scirocco Engiune & Transmission Mounting Torque Specs

Why should I know these Specs?

Ensuring the correct torque specifications and fluid capacities for your Mk1 and Mk2 Scirocco is crucial for maintaining optimal performance and longevity of your vehicle. Torque specifications dictate the amount of force needed to tighten various bolts and fasteners, helping to prevent issues such as loosening or over-tightening, which can lead to damage or failure of components. Utilizing proper torque specifications also aids in preventing leaks, ensuring a secure and reliable vehicle assembly.

Furthermore, adhering to the correct fluid capacities is essential for proper lubrication and cooling of critical engine, transmission, and braking components. Incorrect fluid levels can result in inadequate lubrication, overheating, and accelerated wear and tear on vital parts of the vehicle. By following the recommended fluid capacities, you help maintain the efficiency and lifespan of your Scirocco, minimizing the risk of costly repairs and maximizing overall driving performance and safety.

In conclusion, it is imperative to use the correct torque specifications and fluid capacities for your Mk1 and Mk2 Scirocco to guarantee optimal vehicle operation, reliability, and longevity. By paying attention to these details, you can ensure that your Scirocco continues to perform at its best for years to come.