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Subaru forrester: have you ever heard of that problem? 2010

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have you ever heard of that problem?
2010 Subaru forester, 5 speed 100k miles. I lost 4th gear - couldn't stay in gear. drove without it for a year or so. lost 3rd also. is this a shifter problem? tranny?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  tamaz replied 2 years ago.
Yes I have heard of this before,the problem is internal most likely a damaged 3/4 shift fork,at this time hub and syncros should be closely inspected ,probably replaced,thanks for your time