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Mondeo mk3 TDDI 2.0 90ps,x reg- clutch and gears, manual

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When egine is off gears runing fine but I can hear like the gearbox is dry ( like a gear shaft scrape on something )
When egngine is on:
- From N to 1st gear almost always hard to change,somethimes goes easy ( it helps if I drop it from 3rd or 5th gear, then comes really smoothly )

During the ride :
- From 3rd to 2nd gear ( rather not smooth )
- From 2nd to 3rd ( sometimes jumping like a spring when I touch it )

Those symptoms were all the time since I bought it 10 months ago.

From 2 weeks I can hear jingling when I press cluch ( from the very begening of presssing )

One older bloke told me to prepare 350 pounds for new 3 piece clutch + labour.

Is it really ?

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  • aDam Zet Apr 17, 2009

    sorry I didnt noticed this is Focus forum : ((((

  • aDam Zet Apr 20, 2009

    To be honest I got no idea. How to check the oil level ?

  • michaelsm475 May 11, 2010

    Has the gearbox got oil ?



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Yeh if not more sorry! does sound like the clutch

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