Apr 20, 2012 It more or less is a cutout of the gear [dog that is about to be, 3stooges slapped, you stab 1st gear. With the synchroring, it acts like a cushion, plus a silencer all rolled up in one. The old adage, 'yeah, go grind me a pound, ' was one hearing an old truck catch 1st or reverse, (R).
Apr 25, 2016 At what speed does the grinding happen? These trannys don't like to go into first if your going over 5mph. But if it is an actual audible grind don't do it too much, or your will mess the dog teeth on your 1st speed gear up also and need one of those. I was inquiring about 2nd to first gear. Not 4th to first. I have done this with BMC, Mazda, Fiat, Ford, GM, Chrysler, Mitsubishi, and my current Kia 4, 5, and 6 speed MTs for decades with no transmission damage.
The 4 BMCs I have owned and several others I have driven used 30W motor oil in their transmissions. Hardly considered a heavy oil. Sep 01, 2005 To solve the first gear problem, I put it in neutral with the clutch engaged and give it a quick rev to 1500rpm.
Then push the clutch in and slide it into first. For reverse, I put it into first gear and then let the clutch out slow so I only move a few inches and then quickly put it in reverse. Jul 30, 2002 First gear isn't synchroed on Preludes? If you really want to get into first gear while moving, you can revmatch (also called double clutching). 1) Roll to a stop so you're going about 10mph in second easy way to test syncros is with the engine running, put the car in neutral, then press in the clutch and immediately try to go into a gear.
If the gear grinds, then that gear's syncro is Jul 22, 2008 This is what I've been doing to avoid the grind, basically just make a quick throw into 2nd gear before anything else (don't even have to clutch out: just clutch in, 2nd Gear, 1st Gear, clutch out, go).
Grinding when shifting into 1st from a stop up vote 9 down vote favorite My car (2013 Ford Focus, 12k miles, 5 speed manual) suddenly started to grind when shifting into 1st from a stop about halfway through my commute home. First Gear collectible trucks and diecast construction equipment offer quality and detailing not commonly available. 3000toys. com offers quality diecast toys and collectible models including Caterpillar equipment by Diecast Masters, ERTL Farm Toys, Greenlight Collectibles Diecast Cars, European models by Conrad, NZG, WSI and more.
Nov 18, 2009 When accelerating in first then having to slow again (two stop signs close together) i push the clutch in and leave it in first when as i slow. While doing this there is a whining noise (sounds like the synchros) but no grinding. May 18, 2006 Shifting into first from a stop should not be a problem either unless you are forcing it into gear too quickly.
If these symptoms have only recently developed and haven't always been present, by all means take it to your dealer and have them look at it. Transmission Grinds When Going into Gear In an operational transmission, shifting gears is a fluid, easy process with no strange noises.
If your customers transmission grinds when they try to shift into a gear, there are several possible issues going on. May 01, 2016 If reverse engages without grinding, then the clutch is releasing, the input shaft is coming to a stop, and first gear shouldn't grind either. The hydraulic system is ideally supposed to be flushed every 2 years or so.