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If the clutch is a problem you will have difficulty selecting 1st only as the gears would be spinning from the engine revs.. I would say that the front input shaft (clutch shaft) bearing is failing allowing miss alignment of the synchros and not allowing proper engagement of the gears synchro rings. It means removal and repair to the gear box so the clutch can be inspected while the box is out.
hi, i would like to warn u that i had this issue with the same car, eventually the gear box stopped going above 2nd gear ,would not change up even in semi manual,i was told i needed new gear box,had a recon box fitted, but now the garage says i need a new computer cause it not communicating with the gear box properly,cost so far 1200 pound + what ever computer cost, fingers crossed this works
AS you said there is problem with 2nd, 4th and Reveres gear if you observe all gear are position is to down side or one side all gear have to shift one direction , it seems problem with gear box , need to open and check gear box assy.
my suzuki baleno 2001 mod manual has a problem with the gear box. i can go 1st,2nd and 5thgear but can not get in to 3rd and 4th gear...what do you think it could be? thanks my email is: firstname.lastname@example.org
that depends on what is the cause of the problem in the box,,if you took the box sump down all you can realy do it change the oil filter or clean it, thats about all you could do yourself,,,there is nothing more than that,,, the 3rd and 4th gears are driven by cluches if there slipping its a rebuild sorry,,,bad news realy
If it's what I think it is...the same use to happen to me with the car you see posted here. The gear box sometimes gets stuck in two gears at once causing the problem you describe. I had to get under vehicle and shift one of the gears on tranny itself to an other position to unlock. I think this was happening to me because I would take shortcuts in shifting like going from 2nd to 4th. Hope this helps you out.
hi fro uk this is a common problem on many cars not just hyundai and ita most common cause of synchro mesh failure on2nd and 3rd gear is believe or not a bad driving habit! it goes like this when you set off in 1st then cange up 2nd gear whilst accellerating holding gearstick? in back position then change up 3rd gear still holding gearstick! in a forward position then? when up to 4th gear we let go of gearstick?? now just by holding g/stick whilst in 2nd and 3rd the slightest pressure also brings the synchro ring into play whilst gear already selected! so inevitably the synchro ring wears away to extent that they no longer work properly so the gearbox is none synchromesh on 2nd 3rd gears and on occasions? on 5 speed box 4th gear can become a victim ? hope you understand ? just quietly observe some peoples habits with manual boxes? as for repairs?cost? this is not a difficult job to replace all synchro rings but box has to be stripped and assesed ? the cost could escalate? but if you want quick turnround? a matter of hours? a recon box with warranty? is other option ? BUT would not advise risking a 2nd hand box probably worse or same as ? whichever choice you take you can check clutch at same time if milage is high? now some good advice! personally this is not a dire problem just a niggleproblem which if you take time in changing gears you can o/come gritty gear change save money for now till it is more affordable ? if you know any old timers truck drivers ? these are the guys who will show you how to drive /change gears none synchro mesh before it was ever invented ? hope this helps daughter but practice on gears and rid of the bad driving habit so many do not realise they have will make her a better experienced!driver