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2007 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan Base 4dr Manual

2007 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sdn, Compact
22 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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September 12, 2012, 7:51 am

Freddy M
 

Question: Can a oil drain plug come out after 600 mile

I went to a place and got my oil change, I was driving and the oil light came out, my mechanic said the drain plug was missing, I went to the place that I did my oil change and they are saying it's impossible for that to happens after 600 mile after the service. It's that correct?


September 16, 2012, 4:57 pm

Tyler O
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No, it's not impossible. They are trying to get away from any liability.

Has the engine been damaged as a result?


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