Gear change
2004 Ford Fiesta 1400 ghia

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indie
Driver
1 points

Problem added: May 4, 2015 (6 years ago)
i have a problem changing from second to third gear and back down again when iv been stuck in traffic dont know if its the clutch or gearbox or the cable any help appriciated

Car details
Car: Ford Fiesta
Variant: 1400 ghia
Model Year: 2004
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
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1/4drive
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1,892 points

May 5, 2015 (6 years ago)
Well the first thing to try is an oil change.
If there's even any in it at all!!
But it has to be stated that your fault sound very like the 2nd 3rd gear syncro is worn out.
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Derbyshire
Top Fixer
249 points

Sep 13, 2015 (5 years ago)
Hi you could try doubling the clutch. if it's the synchromesh unit this will get round the problem.

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