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The standard transmission can't be shifted into first gear.

The engine was replaced by a 'backyard mechanic', and now the car can't be shifted into first gear. Can the linkage be adjusted to possibly solve this problem?

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  • Bruce Ekstrand Jun 17, 2009

    Thanks for your reply. I knew nothing about the car, and you got me looking in the right direction.

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YES IT COULD BE AND MOST LIKELY IS THE LINKAGE IS OUT OF ADJUSTMENT.

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

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