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rough shifting #98914 Feb 6, 2:00pm Feb 6, 2:00pm
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rough shifting
I just got my car back from getting a SPEC stage II kevlar clutch and a Fidanza flywheel installed. I love the setup but now I notice my shifter isn't as smooth as it was before. There is no grinding whatsoever in the gearbox but the feel of the shifter now is rough. Is there any way to adjust this?

Re: rough shifting [Re: redracer311] #98915 Feb 6, 2:19pm Feb 6, 2:19pm
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try greasing up your shift linkage.

Re: rough shifting [Re: redracer311] #98916 Feb 6, 2:33pm Feb 6, 2:33pm
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I will have to wait until tomorrow but I will try that.

Re: rough shifting [Re: redracer311] #98917 Feb 6, 2:38pm Feb 6, 2:38pm
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that should work... especially if your tranny was just out thumbsup

Re: rough shifting [Re: redracer311] #98918 Feb 6, 2:43pm Feb 6, 2:43pm
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The only thing that confuses me is that it felt just fine before I got the new clutch and flywheel. I know the guy who did the work and he is very good. Not that it really sucks to drive the car, just a little annoying. But wow, I punched it when I was already in first and it actually put me back in the seat. I can't wait until my clutch is broken in.

Re: rough shifting [Re: spaztikid] #98919 Feb 6, 2:51pm Feb 6, 2:51pm
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
try greasing up your shift linkage.


Yup

Re: rough shifting [Re: spaztikid] #98920 Feb 6, 4:33pm Feb 6, 4:33pm
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
try greasing up your shift linkage.


is that the thing below the shift knob? or is it somewhere under the Hood?

Re: rough shifting [Re: stefanoc] #98921 Feb 6, 11:23pm Feb 6, 11:23pm
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i had rough shifting in my celica i replaced my trany fluid i used royal purple and now it is so smooth try it this might help

Re: rough shifting [Re: redracer311] #98922 Feb 6, 11:25pm Feb 6, 11:25pm
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I use Mobil 1 and I only have about 10,000 miles on it since I've changed it. I did notice an improvement in shifting quality after the change, but what I am experiencing now is a little different.

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