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Old 06-23-2007, 11:47 PM   #1
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Poping Out of 1st Gear

When going from a stand still, i put the car in first gear give in some gas, and pop there goes the shifter from 1st back to the middle, very annoying. What do you think it could be, thanks, -Nick


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Old 06-24-2007, 12:42 AM   #2
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could be your linkages? it's not engaging properly into first gear so the vibration kicks it back into neutral. does it happen with any other gear?
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Old 06-24-2007, 09:58 PM   #3
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nope

No only first, this has also been the car i learned to drive stick on though
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