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2003Ford Focus Manual Transmission Popping Out Of Second Gear

My wife was driving down the freeway and hit something in the road that caused the oil filter to break the seal. The motor was replaced by insurance but the car keeps popping out of second gear and the insurance says it is not related to the motor seizing up, but the car shifted and ran fine before this incident. I haven't taken possession of the car yet. What is the next step.

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When they replaced the motor they had to take the gearbox of the oldmotor and refit it to the new motor it seems to me a little adjustment on the gearbox cables might do the trick.adrian

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