Difficult shifting 5 th gear

Tiny
LOUISSECLASSICS
  • 2000 HONDA S2000
  • 30,000 MILES

Shifting in to 5th gear difficult and noisy
all ready changed oil!

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Monday, August 20th, 2012 AT 10:31 AM

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Tiny
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Looks like something is wrong with the 5th gear assy. Something has given way and it could be the bearings.

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Monday, August 20th, 2012 AT 10:52 AM
Tiny
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Can you feel it grinding into gear possibly a synchro fault. A mechanic can road test this and tell you if this is the case.

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Monday, August 20th, 2012 AT 10:52 AM
Tiny
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Found the problem!
Not the right oil in the transmission!

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Monday, August 20th, 2012 AT 5:31 PM
Tiny
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Great to know it is a simple fix.

Have a nice day.

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Monday, August 20th, 2012 AT 5:47 PM

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