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1994 vs 1400 can change up gears but nightmare changing down

I have been given some advice of getting a master cylinder repair kit and replacing which i have but i still have the same problem. From standing i get a small jolt changing into 1st which is probley quite normal, then i can cahnge from 1st to second, third and forth with ease, but changing down is a nightmare. Sometimes I can change down from fourth to third and if I give it a few revs it sometimes changes down, but not always.

Any ideas please. I love riding but it feels like a chore at the moment.

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