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I have a 03 zx2 5 speed wont move just grinds but sometimes when u turn the wheel it will move only a couple of feet and wont lock into any gear when off i have too block the wheel any ideas

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You have a busted differential. Been doing any burnouts in this car? If you are lucky, none of the chunks damaged anything else in the transmission and you'll only need to replace the side gears. Go to www.teamzx2.com and search the Knowledge Base for a how-to for replacing the differential side gears. If you plan on racing the car or doing burnouts, this would be a good time to buy a MFactory **** for the car.

Posted on Jun 05, 2011

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    Brad Kirby Jun 05, 2011

    Team ZX2 has been down all day today. Sometimes it takes a couple of days to get the site back up, but I'm sure it'll be back. Since the parts would be expensive from Ford, just post in the 'wanted parts' section to see if anyone has the differential gears. Take your old transmission apart first to make sure nothing else is damaged, before you buy gears you might not be able to use.

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