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Fiat freemont manual gears grate

I've lost count how many times I have returned my Fiat Freemont to the dealer to have a grating gear problem looked at and various parts changed to no effect. The latest was just last week 15/01/2013 when the dealership had called in a "top" mechanic make some adjustments and assured me all was now well...ahhhh... it still grates and sticks but at times drives like a dream...how can this be...I need some serious advice on this as the guarantee is running out...

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  • Peter McAllister Jan 22, 2013

    I've been back yet again to the dealership who tell me that Fiat are aware of my concerns and that of other Freemont owners, so hopefully something will come out of this but I have this nagging feeling it's all talk, we will see. It would be good to get some comments from experts on this board as to their views. Simply put, how can a manual gear change be so smooth one moment and so rough the next.

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hard to tell without hearing it.. but it sounds like it could probably be the gearbox

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