Popular Question

What is the difference between DSG and S-Tronic transmission?

This is exactly the same transmission, VW uses the DSG name and Audi uses the S-Tronic name. But it is good to know that the cars are equipped with various configurations of transmissions and mechatronics units, that is why the mechatronics unit is not interchangeable, it is always car specific.

DSG Gearbox Models

The DQ200 is the first and only 7 speed DSG with a dry clutch. These gearboxes are known to have a lot of issues including clutches, Mechatronics, and Flywheel, problems The most common issue is the excessive wear of the clutch. Common VW models with this gearbox are Polo Gti, Polo TsiJetta Tsi,Jetta Tdi, Passat Golf 6 Cabriolet
The DQ250 gearbox, also known as 02E, is the first DSG gearbox from Volkswagen. Used since 2003 until the present day and barely updated. T this gearbox is known as strong and reliable. Common VW models with this gearbox include Golf 5 GTI, Golf 6 GTI Golf 7 Gti
This gearbox is known as strong and reliable This gearbox is a smaller version of the DQ500. Common VW models with this gearbox include the Golf 7.5
The DQ381 is the 4-wheel drive version of the DQ380. Since 2017 this gearbox is being deployed worldwide, Common VW models with this gearbox include the Golf 7.5R
This 6-speed transmission has a modified clutch housing. To create extra space for the hybrid electric motor. The gearbox is bounded to a 1.4 TSI engine. Common VW models with this gearbox include Golf 7 GTE and Audi A3 E-Tron
The DQ500 gearbox is the strongest transversal DSG. And used in bigger 4 WD Vehicles but is normally more expensive to repair, Common VW models with this gearbox include T 5 bus and Tiguan