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2000 Focus grinding into 3rd

2000 ford focus grinds when shifting into 3rd. revs are slow to come down when pushing in the clutch and if i wait long enough to shift into 3rd it is ok. heard it could be a synchro. is that hard or expensive?

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Sounds like you have solved it as far as the bad synchro. For these to be replaced the transmission basically has to be rebuilt in short or long form to get to the snychro to replace it.

For the right technician it is just a matter of doing it.

Posted on May 31, 2009

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