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Can't shift everytime I turn my car when try to put 1st is really hard to make it and also to put it on reverse

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  • jimialive May 23, 2009

    Standard ( manual ) . When I turn the car on and try to put Ist it is really hard to make the shift , also when I go to reverse is really hard is like something is stuck in there . Once I go from 1st to 2nd or 3rd is really smooth . Any Suggestion ?

  • tijerina May 11, 2010

    standard? try pumping the clutch pedal if it goes in smooth u got air in the system or a bad slave cylinder

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I remember reading that the newer mustangs are equipt with a function that purposefully makes it a little more difficult to shift to 1st and reverse to prevent you from accidentally putting the car into these gears when moving (so you don't damage anything).

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You probably burnt the clutch up.
A good indicator is hard to get into 1st with out grinding as well as reverse, and over all poor ability to shift in any gear.

air in the slave cylinder is more then likely not your problem.
Its pretty hard to do.

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