Golf Mk 7 gearbox/transmission shudder

I understand there is a potential problem with the Golf Mk7 auto gearbox? My car shudders a bit as I pull away - is this curable?

Asked on 28 March 2016 by Alan

Answered by Honest John
Yes. By fitting a new clutch pack. The dealer will naturally be reluctant.
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