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2010 Subaru outback 2.5l 6 speed transmission got stuck in

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2010 Subaru outback 2.5l 6 speed transmission got stuck in first gear eventually came back out but had rough and stiff shifting before and its fine now what might have been causing this?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.
Hello
If the fault was just on the 1 gear this could be a faulty 1st gear synchro hub and what can happen is over time dirt and debris can build up inside the hub causing it to stick
I'd suggest doing an oil change in the near future and also consider bleeding the clutch hydraulics
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.
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