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May 11, 7:56am - #176541 
how do i know if the gear syncro is broken?

how do i know if the gear syncro is broken???

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May 11, 4:27pm - #176542 
usually you will have difficulty shifting into gears. almost like there's no gear to shift into or you hear the crunching metallic noise.


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May 11, 5:30pm - #176543 
Yup, you will hear a cracking noice when you shift.
That is what happened to me. Warranty covered it.


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May 11, 5:45pm - #176544 
Thats it.


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May 12, 6:59am - #176545 
and wath do that cracking nois do ?
i hear a nois somtimes when i shift and its a little hard pushing it in to gears

and wath will it cost
its not all the time i hear the cracking nois just some times and i feel it to kinda scratchy

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May 13, 8:34am - #176546 
is it a sound or just6 somfhing you feel i cant hear any fhing but i feel its scrubby

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May 13, 8:44am - #176547 
I would try a shift linkage lube first to rule out that as the possible problem. A can of white Lith grease, spray on each joint of the linkage and you good to go. If that takes care of it you have no worries.

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May 13, 8:46am - #176548 
i havent greast it any good when i innstaled the short shifter

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May 13, 9:33am - #176549 
Originally Posted by oas
i havent greast it any good when i innstaled the short shifter


What??? what are you trying to say, lost me. wtf

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May 13, 2:44pm - #176550 
sry spineyes

when i innstaled my short shiffter i had no greas so i just took the rest from the old shifter and took it over and greased my new shiffter

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May 13, 3:44pm - #176551 
Originally Posted by oas
sry spineyes

when i innstaled my short shiffter i had no greas so i just took the rest from the old shifter and took it over and greased my new shiffter
ew, old grease. didn't your twm come with new grease? you can get wome lithium grease cheaply from any auto store. clean off your shifter joints and apply new grease


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May 13, 3:47pm - #176552 
is it important and must i greas the 2 ends sticking out to or just the big ball

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May 13, 5:37pm - #176553 
or the gears pop out

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May 13, 6:36pm - #176554 
any instructions on how to grease it up??? i have the same prob... its hard to downshift 2nd to 1st.

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May 13, 6:59pm - #176555 
if its your synchro your going to need a new tranny...plus if your dealers a bitch their going to make you change ur tranny oil first...becuase what happens is when you keep shiffting with the fucked up synchro bits and peaces fall off into the tranny oil...once you change that the warranty should cover it...


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May 13, 8:11pm - #176556 
Originally Posted by riding_celica
any instructions on how to grease it up??? i have the same prob... its hard to downshift 2nd to 1st.


not sure about older cars, but every manual ive owned (4 of em) i couldnt shift into first from second unless i was at a speed under 10 or so...as to why i dont know...but your problem probably isnt related to this thread


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May 14, 7:18am - #176557 
i haev a twm short shiffter that i innstaled my self , so then i dont get it on warrenty i fhink

when i looked at it now it was a little black greas stoff that had coming up around the big ball

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