Re: [DML] transmission issue
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Re: [DML] transmission issue



The first thing to try is bleeding your clutch.  Any air in the line can 
expand when heated and prevent the clutch from disengaging
fully.  If that doesn't work, my guess is that you have an 
original plastic clutch line.  If so, this should be replaced with
a braided hose.  Any of the regular vendors should have one.

--
Mike


-------------- Original message from "funkstuf" <funkstuf@xxxxxxxxxxx>: -------------- 


> I have a very strange problem with my 5 speed transmission. 
> On a HOT day if I'm idling around town and doing stop and go The 
> transmission begins to GRIND when going into 1st or 2nd. Sometimes it 
> helps to put in 4th or 5th first and sometimes not. Sometimes I have 
> to shut the engine off and then put it in first. It's like the 
> synchro doesn't work. If I go out and drive down the road for awhile 
> it will then work fine again. It only happens on hot days. It 
> doesn't do it in the winter around town. The gears work fine it 
> simply doesn't like first and second. What might cause this? I know 
> nothing about transmissions. 
> Dale Funk 
> 4984 
> 941 

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