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95 Ford Escort Transmision problems

I have 95 ford escort that will not go into gear. one day it was hard to get into 1st and 2nd pulled it my shop then it would not go into any gear.
Repaced the cluch that I just put in 7 months ago replaced the master and slave cylander and bled all air out of system and checked for leaks.
Still can't get to go in gear.
When the car is turned off it will go into gear but when I start the engine sounds like something is draging and i shut it down. IT's not like a gear grinding.
The only other thing that I can think of is mybe the syincros in the tranny.
I am at a lost any help will be greatful.
Thank you.
Ted

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  • tedadamcryk Jun 09, 2008

    I replaced all parts. LIke I sead it will not go in gear with the engine running.

    Thanks

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Sounds to me like clutch is not freeing up if you turn off motor & it goes straight into gear. Did you replace all clutch parts plate pressure plate & realease bearing its almost like there is not enough travel on master cyl or slave cyl if clutch is OK

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