Question about 2003 Ford Focus

1 Answer

Need to know how to adjust clutch on 03 focus with 5 speed

Car does not want to go in gear (first gear).

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 566 Answers

Hi are you saying you canno select 1st gear?? but able to select other gears and drive car ok ? your clutch is auto hydraulic adjust if you could offer more info on 1st gear unable select? it would give a better picture of what may be your problem? at the moment its sound like selector problem?

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1994 FORD F150 5 SPEED MAZDA MANUAL TRANSMISSION SHIFTS INTO ALL GEARS BUT REVERSE




99 00 01 02 03 FORD F150 MANUAL TRANSMISSION 5 SPEED MAZDA-TOYO KOGYO 4X2 8 CYL

will it shift if you double clutch ?

might be a shift linkage adjustment
internal shift fork has broken a scroll pin

clutch fork movement ok ?


26339849-agxp3ilddhhnij2ev2hgkhsv-4-0.jpg

Nov 04, 2016 | Ford F-150 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Why doesn't 5-speed transmission go into gear?


It won't go into any gear? Fluid is good? Is the clutch working? Throw out working? Need more info to be able to answer more.
Post more info. Thanks, Viking.

Mar 29, 2016 | 2001 Ford Focus

1 Answer

2003 FORD FOCUS CAN'T CHANGE GEAR BUT CLUTCH IS NOT SLIPPING


if clutch not slipping, problem is in the shift linkage or cable could be damaged or need adjusting.

Jan 31, 2012 | 2003 Ford Focus

1 Answer

I have a 1989 Toyota Pickup 22RE Engine 5 Speed Manual Transmission - The problem is that the clutch slips on higher gears especially on cruise control when I encounter a hill. Can you tell me if there is...


If it's a hydraulic operated clutch, as I think it is, then no, there is no adjustment. Only the cable operated clutches were adjustable. But there is a clutch pedal height and free-play adjustment that needs to be correct. Freeplay distance is 3/16 to 5/8 inch, adjusted at the pedal end of clutch pushrod. I don't know the pedal height for your pickup (you'll have to ask some toyota person), but the adjustment is made near top of pedal where it contacts the stopper bolt.

Nov 07, 2011 | 1989 Toyota Pickup SR5

2 Answers

I have a 2001 Ford Mustang, v6 3.8 5 speed manual


The clutch is not fully releasing. You can try putting it into some other gear first, then rapidly moving to first gear, but really, you need to either adjust the clutch, or get it repaired.

Jul 07, 2010 | 2001 Ford Mustang

1 Answer

Having trouble shifting into first gear


need a new clutch end of story

Feb 13, 2009 | 2000 Ford Focus

1 Answer

Car cies when brakes are applied, and won't go back ingear.


sounds like your clutch needs adjusting . There should be adjustments on the top or bottom of cable. If adjustment is ok check clutch pedal points the brackets that support it sometimes crack if the cable gets stiff

Dec 27, 2008 | 2005 Ford Focus

2 Answers

I can not pot my ford focus in gear i dont now what is is as cant finf cluth cable and the cluth peddel got no preass be hind it and my car is 2001 and do u now where the cluth is in the engean


yes the clutch is
well u have to take the gear box out
and the clutch is on the back of the engine


now the cable runs from the pedel to the gear box
if u look u will see a blck cable and you can adjust it
it might need adjusting

Aug 02, 2008 | 2000 Ford Focus

1 Answer

Trans/clutch


im sorry the clutch cable wont help you here. you have a bent shifting fork that will not allow the trans to completely engage into the gear. put power to it and it pushes it out of gear.
sorry it need to come apart.

Jul 23, 2008 | 1998 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup

Not finding what you are looking for?
2003 Ford Focus Logo

266 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

66126 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21990 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5363 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...