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My 1998 matrix pops out of fourth gear. Drives fine in every other gear. Replaced the clutch last year, and it works fine in every other gear.

The car drives great in every other gear. There may have been a clunk and a high pitched sound right before the car started popping out of fourth gear, and it's only fourth gear. I can hold it in gear, but it pops when I let go of the shifter.

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There is a detent that holds it in gear and it is either bad due to wear or getting to much pressure against it from the gear train. Time for an overhaul.

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sounds more like Trannsmission than clutch........only one gear? syncronizer...?

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