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Lack of smooth gear operation, rattling on front suspension over ruff surface

Its not so smooth when getting into third gear, more especially when its cold. Generally, gear operation isn't so smooth when its cold, however, this seems to improve as the engine warms up. The third gear still remains an issue through out though.

I feel rattling when I go over a ruff surface on the road from the pedals. Feels as if something is loose. Could it be the suspension? Or could it be the drive shafts as I was told one of my shafts was alomost gone.

Assistance will be highly appreciated..

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  • e_nashima Jul 11, 2008

    I have a problem with my 93 toyota corrola full 4wd sedan.

    When i change gears from 1st to 2nd gear/when i reverse i hear i banging sound from the bottom of the car(think it's from the shaft).The gears are also stiff in the morning.

    Please advise on what the problem may be and what i need to do?




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Half shafts can cause a lot of problems with shifting and driving. but you could be loosing the third gear syncronizer.

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