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Hard to shift into 1st gear

Probable cause(s)
  1. Worn or incorrect MTF.
  2. Clutch defective.
  3. 1st synchro ring defective.
  4. 1st/2nd synchro sleeve and hub defective.
  5. 1st gear defective.
  6. Change lever assembly defective.
Diagnostic procedure
  • Check and/or replace the MTF.
  • Check the clutch.
  • Check the 1st synchro ring.
  • Check the 1st/2nd synchro sleeve and hub.
  • Check 1st gear.
  • Check the change lever assembly.