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S4 gear box

PostPost by: triumphelan » Sat Jan 28, 2006 7:40 am

I am having problems getting into 1st and then into 2nd ,but not all the time .It also happens without the engine running.The gear change through the gears is "notchy".I had a new clutch last year about 5k miles ago
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PostPost by: pamitchell » Sat Jan 28, 2006 5:21 pm

Fluid level OK?
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PostPost by: steveww » Sat Jan 28, 2006 7:18 pm

When was the box last rebuilt? Could be the synchro rings on their way out :(
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