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I have a 2002 Subaru impresa wrx and I don't know if its the clutch or transmission but everytime I shift into forth it grinds
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
it has almost 170000 miles and can be pushed out of all gears but only grinds into fourth
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
the original clutch
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Hello, when a manual transmission grinds only in one gear, it is caused by a worn syncronizer blocking ring. the blocking ring is what slows down the gear to allow the shift sleeve to engage the gear without making any noise. You would need to remove the transmission and tear it down and replace the 4th gear syncronizer and 3/4 shift sleeve to fix this concern.

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