Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - 5 speed trans problems
View Single Post
Old 10-25-2012, 06:16 PM   #2
Mike_Mac
Focus Addict
 
Mike_Mac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Fan#: 61110
Location: Windsor, Canada
What I Drive: 04 Red/Black ZX5, 00 infared ZTS

Posts: 1,322
Points 2,332, Level 29
Points: 2,332, Level: 29 Points: 2,332, Level: 29 Points: 2,332, Level: 29
Level Up 22% Completed
Level up: 22% Level up: 22% Level up: 22%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 12 Mike_Mac Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (8)
i think its a slave, master cyl or the clutch line. hopefully for you is the master cyl. look to see if its wet (greeen plastic thing by the pedal.) if by pumping the clutch 5-10 times it solves the issue i think your getting air into the system.

also the fluid could need changing and when cold it can make it hard to get into gear, but i have never had it grind.


i would check the hydralics, bleed the clutch, ect. then look at the fluid level if you don't know how old it is you might as well change it.
Mike_Mac is offline  
    Reply With Quote