The gearbox linkage is a complex set of linking rods that transfer the movement of the gear stick to the gearbox. The system 'converts' the left/right and forward/back movements into the correct gear selection at the gearbox.
Repairing problems with the gear linkage is a job for mechanic or engine specialist and it usually well beyond the skills of the DIY mecahnic.
What problems can be caused by a faulty Gearbox Linkage?
I bought my Vauxhall Meriva today from a used car dealer. Everything was fine until I tried to reverse off my mum's drive. Tried putting the car into reverse and it wouldn't reverse at all. The car ha...