Your clutch might not be disengaging properly. Does the vehichle creep while in gear? I would also reccomend changing the transmission oil, with a good quality oil such as Pennzoil Synchromesh. I have had good luck with this product in many manual ford vehichles, including 2001 F150 and a 99 escort zx2.
Ford Mustang GT: Transmission Diagnostic Guide. Step 4 Determine the cause of your hard shifting issue. The shift linkage connects the gear shift to the manual valve on the transmission. The manual valve opens and closes passageways to select your desired gear. Apr 14, 2006 I bought my 02 mustang on 04 and it's been 2 years. I have miles on it and thinking to change manual transmission oil but don't know how.
It was reported that there were owner complaints regarding a sudden inability to shift gears of the Ford Mustang (2011 and 2012) with manual transmissions. Ford Mustang Transmission Problems Investigated The solution to 2005up Ford Mustang S197 Shift problems. Are you plagued with shifting issues in your 2005up Mustang, including the 2011 and 2012 Mustangs? The seals within the Transmission get old and hard over time. Honestly there is no reason to change a Transmission filter if there's debris in it it's destroyed anyway.
A complete fluid change between 60, 000 and 100, 000 miles yes (14 to 16 quarts). One consideration is a remanufactured Transmission. The 2007 Ford Mustang has 5 problems reported for shifting problems. Average repair cost is 3, 000 at 65, 100 miles. Oct 31, 2009 2005 V6 Manual Transmission Hard to Shift I have an 05 v6 5spd with the Hurst shifter and although I havent drivin another one with the same setup, mine seems difficult to get into first and reverse when sitting still.
Although not as common today, millions of Americans still choose to drive manual transmission vehicles. Here are a few maintenance tips for your stick shift. Ford Mustang Transmission Problems The engine reved really hard. At that point it wouldn't shift out of 1st gear. I rode in 1st to the nearest gas station and parked it. The manual transmission on my new mustang is very noisey at best, but when driving on the freeway for a while in 4th and 5th it starts this high pitch whistling noise Jun 04, 2008В Frequently, at a traffic light, if I shift to neutral and release the clutch Mustang manual transmission hard to shift I wait, It can be very hard to shift to first gear when the light changes.
While upshifting through the gears, the effort required varies and can make shifting a Oct 29, 2007В Is your Manual Transmission hard to shift under load? Reply to Thread. Results 1 to 7 of 7 Thread: Is your It could very easily be that the aftermarket clutch you have in your car is designed around the 04 and prior Mustang. The throw of the cable clutch throughout bearings are 0. 500" and the stock hydraulic slave Mustang Transmissions: Automatic vs Manual. Whether its a weekend cruiser and easy daily driving that youre after, or an allaround driver's car that is a blast to drive on the twisties, there really isnt a right answer when it comes to choosing the right transmission for your Mustang.
It comes down to personal preference and lifestyle.