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Landrover td5 54 plate gear problem local driving ok problem starts when on a run gears go stiff on tight run gearstick acroos in neutral and if feels like metal greating . swithch engine off and gears smooth,also gears move freeley when cooled again any idea's

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  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    Gear stick moves easily when engine not running but very stiff to change gear when running

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    but all ok enough water etc. engine does not get hot and runs smooth. This message come only if i drive at the city on highway etc not. hint: I stay in a very hotz climate in SAE any idea?



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Have you checked the oil recently? I'd suggest changing it fully rather than topping up, and checking for any signs of metal in the oil (the drain plug should be magnetic, but running the oil into a plastic tub then sticking a magnet in to the oil and waving that round should find any not on the plug. Lots of Metal = Bad.

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