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Old 08-30-1999, 07:11 PM
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My 84 190e 2.3 w/ 190k on it. A month ago became hard to **** into the lower gears (1st and 2nd). After a while and a stretch of 100+ degree weather the shifting became worse. It liked to pop out of 3rd gear and made a whining sound in 3rd. Two days before it finally got stuck in gear for good, I heard a clunking noise when accelerating in second and was reduced to the use of 3rd 4th and 5th gear. Sounds like a bad transmission. Is it normal for a manual trans to go out.

Old 08-30-1999, 08:19 PM
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Tucker, Ga USA
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What was the last fluid change on the trans? Has anyone checked the fork arms for connection to the forks? They seem to work loose. The trans has had a few updates, so if necessary a factory rebuilt unit is a good idea if nothing else checks out. Also how about the clutch? Many times the trans gets blamed for clutch problems.

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